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Philippa York: Frustration lifts at spring saving Liège-Bastogne-Liège

As the ladies’s peloton approached the underside of La Redoute at Liège-Bastogne-Liège Femmes it was wanting like SD Worx had all the things below management once more, as with a brilliant sturdy Marlen Reusser within the break they didn’t actually need to do something aside from wait to see what developed on the Ardennes most well-known climb. Then one thing unusual occurred.

Teammate Ashleigh Moolman Pasio hit the entrance and upped the tempo with a really attentive Annemiek van Vleuten (Movistar) proper on her wheel and the group shortly splintered into those that had been going to be involved by the win and people for whom the day was over. It appeared odd to be making the race tougher when that’s precisely what Van Vleuten thrives on. Nonetheless, Moolman Pasio clearly had orders to set a tempo that was quick sufficient to be hurting however not an excessive amount of to place final yr’s Liège-Bastogne-Liège Femmes winner Demi Vollering in actual bother. 


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