The Tour of Denmark ended today with the final victory of the Danish Michael Valgren. In the final sprint that decided the fifth and last stage good eighth place for Ruslan Tleubayev at ease in the rain and wet.
"Our tactic today - said sports director Dmitri Sedoun - was to find the breakaway with Lars Boom or alternatively play for the victory in the sprint with Andrea Guardini and the same Tleubayev".
"Lars has tried for a long time and the finish was honored with the daily combativity award, while Andrea found himself closed at the sprint and Tleubayev arrived just behind the winner the German Phil Bauhaus".
The budget for the Tour of Denmark, as well as numerous placings in the stages top ten, sees the Belgian Laurens De Vreese eighth overall with a 1:42 delay, and the third place of Team Astana in the team standings.