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Norway - Vanspeybrouck sprints fourth in opening stage

Norway - Vanspeybrouck sprints fourth in opening stage

Pieter Vanspeybrouck sprinted to a top 5 spot in the opening stage of Tour of Norway (2.HC, 16-20/05). Three Norwegian riders made the break of the day, but they were reeled in by the sprinter teams in the final. Wanty-Groupe Gobert has two fast guys present in the North: Boris Vallée and Pieter Vanspeybrouck. In the final some crashes occurred, but a sprint in Horten decided the victory. Dylan Groenewegen was the fastest, Pieter Vanspeybrouck sprinted to a nice fourth spot. A sign of an improving form of Speye.

Results opening stage

1. Dylan Groenewegen
2. Sondre Holst Enger
3. Jon Aberasturi
4. Pieter Vanspeybrouck
19. Boris Vallée
30. Jerome Baugnies
57. Mark McNally
75. Wesley Kreder
76. Kevin Van Melsen