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Ready for the track: Tim Wellens holds in the Ruta del Sol and picks up the victory

86c2189971ef7d4dcddb184df95f25bd - Ready for the track: Tim Wellens holds in the Ruta del Sol and picks up the victory

Tim Wellens has the Ruta del Sol to his name. The Belgian Lotto-Soudal captured Saturday the leader’s jersey after a handsome victory. That he gave on Sunday from the hands in the time-trial of 14 km. In the stand Wellens seven seconds on Wout Poels (Team Sky). The dagzege was for David de la Cruz (Team Sky). Wellens finished eighth in fourteen seconds of The la Cruz.

Wellens put in a strong performance in the final time trial. At the waypoint put our fellow countryman, even the fourth time of the day down. Wellens had the last piece a little bit of time to admit it, but loved handsome stand.

Wellens is clearly ready for the Omloop het Nieuwsblad next week. Saturday, he won in Alcala De Los Gazules, on a slope “slightly away from the Wall.” At the end of January won Wellens also all the Trofeo Serra de Tramuntana in Mallorca ,for the second year in a row. For Lotto-Soudal is the overall victory in the Ruta del Sol is already the sixth victory of the season.

– That stage –

1. David de la Cruz

2. Andrey Amador

3. Stef Clement

4. Alexis Gougeard

5. Marc Soler

– Gc-

1. Tim Wellens

2. Wout Poels

3. Marc Soler

4. Jakob Fuglsang

5. Luis Leon Sanchez

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