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Marianne Vos takes off in the Ladies Tour of Norway

The Dutch Marianne Vos (WaowDeals) has its ambitions to the overall victory in the Tour of Norway for women on Friday, revitalised in the openingsetappe between Rakkestad and Mysen. They won all bonificatiesprints and the ride.

The day after the team time trial, which is not counted for the general classification, was a journey of 127 miles on the agenda for the vrouwenpeloton of the Tour of Norway, a match that counts for the WorldTour. WaowDeals controlled in the service of Fox, the initial stages so that they take the first bonificatiesprint could win.

On the only categorized climb of the day, separated itself under the initiative of the Polish Katarzyna Niewiadoma a group of 33 koploopsters. Therein went to Karol-Ann Canuel attacks. The Canadian built a lead of three quarters of a minute, but got into the exciting last hectometers of the chasing group.

In the sprint uphill that followed, made Fox the with a small margin on the Swedish Emilia Fahlin. The American Coryn Rivera was third. Fox is of course also the first leader in the Tour of Norway, that Sunday that all ends.

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