Gilbert wins Tour of Belgium

The Belgian cyclist Philippe Gilbert has won the 2011 Tour of Belgium cycle race. It was a double celebration for Gilbert’s Omega Pharma-Lotto team, as Gilbert’s teammate André Greipel won the fifth and final stage on Sunday.

The final rankings

1. Philippe Gilbert in 16h48'46"
2. Greg Van Avermaet 20"
3. Björn Leukemans 36"
4. Bert De Waele 1'03"
5. Pim Ligthart (Ned) 1'16"
6. Niki Terpstra (Ned) 1'19"
7. Maarten Wynants 1'21"
8. Joost van Leijen 1'29"
9. Jens Keukeleire 3'12"
10. Maxime Vantomme 3'26"