Gent-Wevelgem In Flanders Fields - Race Overview

Young Italian Alex Konychev made it into the early breakaway today in Gent Wevelgem forMitchelton-SCOTT, animating the start of the race, before the decisive final moves came over the Kemmelberg. 

In the end, Luka Mezgec was the highest placed rider for Mitchelton-SCOTT in 65th place after some bad luck, including a crash and then a puncture during his chase back. 

Read the full report here.

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Mads Pedersen (DEN) - Trek-Segafredo 05:19:20
2 Florian Senechal (FRA) - Deceuninck-Quickstep
3 Matteo Trentin (ITA) - CCC Team
4 Alberto Bettiol (ITA) - EF Pro Cycling 00:00:01
5 Stefan Küng (SWI) - Groupama-FDJ 00:00:03
6 John Degenkolb (GER) - Lotto Soudal 00:00:04
7 Yves Lampaert (BEL) - Deceuninck-Quickstep
8 Wout van Aert (BEL) - Team Jumbo-Visma 00:00:07
9 Mathieu Van der Poel (NED) - Alpecin-Fenix 00:00:08
10 Dylan Teuns (BEL) - Bahrain McLaren 00:01:40
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
65 Luka Mezgec (SLO) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 06:11:00
80 Alex Konychev (ITA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 06:11:00