Boels Rental Ladies Tour
Stage 6: Bunde to Valkenburg - Stage Details

Australian champion Amanda Spratt was the highest place finisher for ORICA-AIS today’s in eighth place on a tough final stage of the Boels Rental Ladies Tour.

After a fairly flat stage and bunch sprint concluded the proceeding yesterday, the riders took to the Ardennes for a hilly challenging day. 

The peloton shattered to pieces over the Cauberg the first time with Spratt able to ride herself into a leading group of seven riders. After numerous attacks and changes to the lead the stage was eventually won by Kasia Niewiadoma (Rabo-Liv). 

Sport director Gene Bates was pleased with Spratt's efforts today and the team’s showing through the six-day race.

“Spratt rode really well today,” said Bates. "She was in the early move which was probably the best thing for her in the end."

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Katarzyna Niewiadoma (POL) - Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team 3:24:21
2 Ellen Van Dijk (NED) - Boels Dolmans Cyclingteam 0:00:03
3 Alena Amialiusik (BLR) - Canyon SRAM Racing 0:00:03
4 Anna Van Der Breggen (NED) - Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team 0:00:05
5 Amy Pieters (NED) - Wiggle High5 0:00:05
6 Chantal Blaak (NED) - Boels Dolmans Cyclingteam 0:00:05
7 Emma Johansson (SWE) - Wiggle High5 0:00:21
8 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:21
9 Solovei Ganna (UKR) - Parkhotel Valkenburg Continental Team 0:00:21
10 Karol-Ann Canuel (CAN) - Boels Dolmans Cyclingteam 0:00:21
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
8 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:21
35 Sarah Roy (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:06:33
43 Jessica Allen (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:06:39
55 Loren Rowney (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:07:44
56 Tayler Wiles (USA) - ORICA-AIS 0:07:44