Silver for Evenepoel at European Championships

Belgium’s Remco Evenepoel finished second at the European cycling championships for professionals in Italy. The 21-year-old rider lost out to Colbrelli in the final sprint of the 179 kilometres from Trento to Trento.

Colbrelli, Evenepoel and Cosnefroy were out in front for much of the final stage of the race, but towards the end Cosnefroy was unable to stick the pace.

Colbrelli succeeds Giacomo Nizzolo as European champion.

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