Gent - Wevelgem - Race Overview

A brutal day of racing has seen just 39 out of 200 riders finish today’s Gent – Wevelgem in Belgian today.

As Luca Paolini (Team Katusha) won a memorable day on the bike, ORICA-GreenEDGE was one of just nine outfits with multiple finishers – Mathew Haymanin 18th and Jens Keukeleire in 34th.

“This is one of the worst courses you can have when you are talking about wind,” sport director Laurenzo Lapage said.

Read the full report here.

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Luca Paolini (ITA) - Team Katusha 6:20:55
2 Niki Terpstra (NED) - Etixx - Quick-Step 0:11
3 Geraint Thomas (GBR) - Team Sky 0:11
4 Stijn Vandenbergh (BEL) - Etixx - Quick-Step 0:18
5 Jens Debusschere (BEL) - Lotto Soudal 0:26
6 Sep Vanmarcke (BEL) - Team LottoNL-Jumbo 0:40
7 Jurgen Roelandts (BEL) - Lotto Soudal 1:52
8 Daniel Oss (ITA) - BMC Racing Team 4:15
9 Alexander Kristoff (NOR) - Team Katusha 5:12
10 Peter Sagan (SVK) - Tinkoff-Saxo 5:12
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
18 Mathew Hayman (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 6:54
34 Jens Keukeleire (BEL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 7:00