Ellen Van Dijk wins Vuelta

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Utrecht Regions very own cyclist Ellen van Dijk has won the Madrid Challenge, the women’s competition that is part of the Vuelta.

She ended in sixth place on Sunday after the 100 kilometre stage which started and finished in Madrid.

This was enough as her team, Sunweb, had already managed to win the team time trial on Saturday.

Giorgia Bronzini won the bunch sprint in the capital of Spain.

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Jon Wilkins is Welsh and lives in England. He is a writer. A Europhile and Remainer, he is a regular visitor to Utrecht and has set his crime novel series in the city.

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