Uttrup Ludwig: Tour of Flanders podium is a dream come true

Marta Bastianelli (Virtu) wins Tour of Flanders, Annemiek van Vleuten (Mitchelton-Scott) was second,

Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig has said that her podium place at the Tour of Flanders is a dream come true. Uttrup Lugwig finished third in a three-up sprint, behind Marta Bastianelli and Annemiek van Vleuten, to claim one of the biggest results of her career so far. After the departure of Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio to CCC-Liv over the winter, Uttrup Ludwig has taken over the mantle leader at the Bigla Pro Cycling a team. She is still just 23, but she appears to be shouldering the pressure well with fifth place at Strade Bianche and third at the Trofeo Alfredo Binda, before reaching the podium at Flanders. Uttrup Ludwig had a chance to clean up and collect her thoughts before talking to the media at the finish line, but the result was still just sinking in for the Danish rider. “A podium in Flanders is a dream come true and I don’t ...

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