A Perfect Day Out For Mitchelton-Scott At Emakumeen Bira

Annemiek van Vleuten, Amanda Spratt and Georgia Williams (Mitchelton-Scott)

The Mitchelton-Scott team had an extremely successful Emakumeen Bira , winning two stages and putting three riders into the top four overall. Their greatest performance came on Tuesday's final stage 4 when Amanda Spratt went on a 54-kilometre solo break to win both the stage and the general classification. She took the leader's jersey off her teammate Annemiek van Vleuten , who finished second overall. "It's a victory for the whole team; we couldn't have hoped for a better day. We came here with some good GC options with Annemiek and Georgia [Williams]. And we were in an ideal position coming into the last stage with three riders in the top 10. I think I was the one that people were probably not looking at as much, and I could use that to my advantage," Spratt said. Spratt added that there was a split in the peloton in the run-up ...

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