Marta Bastianelli Wins Postnord Vargarda Westsweden Road Race

Marta Bastianelli (Virtu) wins Postnord Vargarda WestSweden

Marta Bastianelli ( Team Virtu Cycling ) won the Postnord Vårgårda WestSweden Road Race . After an active race with lots of attacks, things came down to the sprint of a reduced peloton. The Italian champion came through the final corner in the slipstream of Marianne Vos (CCC-Liv) and came past Vos on the final metres, winning the race with just a few centimetres. Lorena Wiebes (Parkhotel Valkenburg) sprinted to third place. Vos dived into the last right turn with 300m to race, hoping to repeat her victory of 2018. She had speed and kicked hard but Bastianelli was on her wheel and then came past her at the line to win and quickly begin celebrating. It was her sixth victory of the 2019 season and her first since winning the Italian national title in late July. She is the first Italian rider to ever win the Postnord Vårgårda WestSweden ...

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