Degenkolb Takes Gent-Wevelgem

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03/31/2014| 0 comments
by Gerald Churchill
Team Giant-Shimano's German winner John Degenkolb about to receive a treat on the Gent-Wevelgem podium Cor Vos / Team Giant-Shimano

Degenkolb Takes Gent-Wevelgem

What a difference a week makes!

he is really strong at the moment.

“Koen de Kort positioned me perfectly in the finale, driving me onto Sagan’s wheel and I had the right position and could come through at the right time so it was a fantastic sprint. I am a very happy man.

“My shape is good, and this is a good sign for the next big races. Last weekend at Milan-San Remo was probably one of the most disappointing moments of my career, and today everything went 100 percent better than last week so I can forget about that disappointment now.”

Degenkolb, Sagan, and others will cross paths at the Tour of Flanders next Sunday. How will they fare? Check in at  www.roadcycling.com and find out!

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