Prueba Villafranca-Ordiziako Klasika - Race Overview

 

A dominant performance by Mitchelton-SCOTT at the 95thPrueba Villafranca de Ordizia saw the Australian outfit take first and second in Spain with Rob Power securing his first professional victory and Simon Yates in second.

After controlling the race from the breakaway, with four riders within the group of twenty one and a clear plan, Mitchelton-SCOTT waited until the last lap to let their strength make the difference.

With less than 30kilometres left to race Power and Yates unleashed a tactical masterclass over the final two climbs before riding away together into the finish for the team’s third victory at the Basque Country one-day classic.

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