Sylvain Chavanel rolled back the clock to take victory in a seven-up sprint at the GP Ouest France-Plouay, capping a successful week to become the oldest winner of the race in 66 years.
Another weekend, another one of those late-summer one-day classics. This time the action moves to Brittany, hotbed of French cycling, for the 48th edition of WorldTour race GP Ouest France-Plouay.
Filippo Pozzato (Lampre-Merida) emerged triumphant in the bunch sprint, edging out compatriot Giacomo Nizzolo (RadioShack-Leopard) and the diminutive Samuel Dumoulin (Ag2r La Mondiale). The Italian recorded his third win of the season – his biggest for many a year – after the Trofeo Laigueglia and Coppa Agostoni. Continue reading