BinckBank Tour. Stage 7. Laurens De Vreese animates final stage
The final stage of the BinckBank Tour had the traditional finish in Geraardsbergen, with Laurens De Plus taking the overall win, finishing third behind stage winner Oliver Naesen. Astana rider Laurens De Vreese animated the race, making it in the initial breakaway together with teammate Zhandos Bizhigitov. The Kazakh rider had to let the breakaway go after the first local lap around Geraardsbergen, but De Vreese remained in the first group until the final of the stage. In the end, the first Astana rider to cross the finish was Davide Ballerini, finishing thirtieth.