Caleb Ewan on Wednesday for the first time in the colours of Lotto Soudal shall prevail. The Australian fast man won in their own country in Geelong to the second criterion of Lexus or Blackburn Bay. At women the victory was for the Australian Chloe Hosking.
The 24-year-old Ewan took the sprint ahead of his compatriot Heinrich Haussler (Bahrain-Merida) and the Austrian Marco Haller (Katusha), that Tuesday, the first criterion won. Thursday follows a third, and final, criterion. There were no countrymen.
Ewan made in the off-season, the transition from Mitchelton-Scott to Lotto Soudal. With the National Lottery, the Australian, the void to fill after the departure of the German spurtbom Andre Greipel.