Vos claims Tour De Yorkshire victoryEurosport #Tour_DeMay 7, 2019
Dutch cyclist Vos, who already has over 180 victories over the course of her career, outsprinted Movistar ‘s Mavi Garcia and Soraya Paladin (Ale Cipoollini) on the sprint into Scarborough and then along North Bay
The CCC-Liv rider won by seven seconds, leading second-placed Garcia, and Paladin finished in third both in the stage and the race.
Garcia won the climber’s journey, and it was the Movistar rider who launched the initial attack before being dragged back by Vos and Paladin.
Fourth place eventually taken by Christine Majerus for Boels Dolmans, with the best sprinter classification along with it.
“I’m really happy to win here and the crowds in the last few days have been fantastic.
It’s been a very good race.”
Deignan congratulated Vos and praised the organisers of the race, saying: “Marianne is a phenomenal rider and thoroughly deserves this win because she rode it very smartly, so congratulations to her.
“This is a top-class race and I’m looking forward to returning in September for the World Championships.”
1 Marianne Vos (Ned) CCC-Liv 7:34:27
4 Christine Majerus (Lux) Boels Dolmans Cyclingteam 0:01:28