Amstel Gold Race. Third place for Jakob Fuglsang after spectacular final
The second podium for Jakob Fuglsang today in the classics season after a spectacular final. After his second place in Strade Bianche, today he was third in the Amstel Gold Race. The riders of Astana Pro Team were dictating the race at the front of the peloton until the final, and with 40 kilometers to go, Jakob Fuglsang was able to go clear together with Julian Alaphilippe. But they just didn’t make it to the finish line, as a group behind them came back in the final meters of the race, with Mathieu van der Poel sprinting to victory. In the end, Jakob Fuglsang was able to take the third place behind Simon Clarke, who came in second.