Racing 19 February 2018
Tim Wellens wins Ruta del Sol
The rider from Team Lotto-Soudal conquests the overall at the end of time trial stage 5.
After his stage win on Saturday, Tim Wellens could start the closing time trial of fourteen kilometres with seven seconds lead over Mikel Landa and eleven seconds over Wout Poels. The first part of the time trial mainly took place on off-road sections. Before the top ten of GC began their time trial, David de la Cruz had set a very strong time: 17’11”. None of the favourites could beat his time. Amador (at 6”) and Clement (at 7”) came close, but the Spaniard did win.
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