The German, Max Walscheid (Team Sunweb) on Wednesday at home in the Sparkassen Münsterland Giro (1.BC) to his name. After a match on 210,8 km between Coesfeld and Münster the German was in a bunch sprint faster than compatriots John Degenkolb (Pull-Segafredo) and Nils Politt (team Katusha-Alpecin). André Greipel (Lotto Soudal), a German, ended up in fourth place.
For the 25-year-old Walscheid was after a stage win in the Tour of Yorkshire his second victory of the season. On the roll of honour follows the German, the Irishman Sam Bennett. In 2016, it won Degenkolb, the year before Tom Boonen.