Lawless frustrated with third at Scheldeprijs

Christopher Lawless (Team Sky) on the Scheldeprijs podium

What a difference a year makes. Last season, Chris Lawless ( Team Sky ) had been delighted to make the podium at Scheldeprijs , but on Wednesday he finished frustrated with his third place. Another podium finish, after a tough race against some strong sprinters, was something to be happy about, but the Briton was disappointed he had not been able to convert better form into a better result. "It's always nice to be on the podium and third two years in a row sounds good but after getting third last year I wanted a bit more," Lawless told Cyclingnews after visiting the podium in Schoten. "Unfortunately, it was the same result. I'm going better than I was last year and I think I rode it technically a bit better than last year, and that's just the way of the sport. Sometimes you can do everything better in the race ...

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