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Jasper philipsen is admitted sprint to first profzege in Tour of Utah

Jasper philipsen is admitted Friday the fourth stage in the 14th edition of the Tour of Utah (cat. 2.BC) won. The 20-year-old neo pro of the American Hagens Berman Axeon, the team of Axel Merckx, was after 110,1 kilometers with start and arrival in Salt Lake City, the fastest in a bunch sprint. He let the Americans Travis McCabe and Kiel Reijnen.

Only after viewing the finishfoto was clear that philipsen is admitted, his front wheel just a bit earlier the line had been pressed McCabe. The Acquisition was booked as his first profzege. Thursday ended up he in the third stage is still on the second place, a half wheel of McCabe.

Sepp Kuss (LottoNl-Jumbo) retained the leader’s jersey. The 23-year-old American has 19 seconds on his country – and teammate Neilson Powless. Tejay van Garderen (BMC) turns on for 25 seconds the top three fully American. Ben Hermans was an eleventh place at 0:42 best Belgian.

Saturday get the riders have a heavy mountain stage of more than 150 miles to Snowbird for the choose. The tour of Utah ends on Sunday.

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