Omloop Het Nieuwsblad - Men - Race Overview

Italian classics specialist Matteo Trentin showed positive signs that the form is coming for Mitchelton-SCOTT with a strong ride at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad today.

An action-packed final 40kilometres in Belgium saw the key selections form over the cobbled climbs with Mitchelton-SCOTT riding well throughout and Luke Durbridge and Trentin showing good signs that they are recovering well from early season injuries.

Michael Valgren (Astana) soloed to victory with a late attack from a group of favourites that included Trentin before the chasing bunch arrived to sprint for the remaining podium spots with Durbridge and Trentin finishing in the pack.

Read the full report here.

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Michael Valgren (DEN) - Astana Pro Team 04:50:14
2 Lukasz Wisniowski (POL) - Team Sky 00:00:12
3 Sep Vanmarcke (BEL) - EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale
4 Jasper Stuyven (BEL) - Trek-Segafredo
5 Philippe Gilbert (BEL) - Quick-Step Floors
6 Edward Theuns (BEL) - Team Sunweb
7 Bert Van Lerberghe (BEL) - Cofidis, Solutions Credits
8 Sonny Colbrelli (ITA) - Bahrain-Merida
9 Arnaud Demare (FRA) - FDJ
10 Marcus Burghardt (GER) - Bora-Hansgrohe
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
45 Luke Durbridge (AUS) - MITCHELTON-SCOTT 00:00:12
46 Christopher Juul Jensen (DEN) - MITCHELTON-SCOTT 00:00:12
53 Michael Hepburn (AUS) - MITCHELTON-SCOTT 00:00:12
55 Matteo Trentin (ITA) - MITCHELTON-SCOTT 00:00:12
82 Alex Edmondson (AUS) - MITCHELTON-SCOTT 00:06:14