The First Monument of the 'new' season gave us the excitement we had been waiting for when Milano-Sanremo hit the climb of the Cipressa and the peloton exploded. But it was the Poggio that put last year's winner, Julian Alaphilippe and Strade Bianche victor, Wout Van Aert out front to fight for victory.
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PeloPics: La Classicissima di Primavera, the most beautiful race of the season, Saturday's Milan-Sanremo was won in fine fashion by a man whose form is on fire - Julian Alaphilippe. Cor Vos had his team on the road to the City of Flowers for the best shots of the day. Here is our Sanremo gallery selection with video.
Race Report: The cream came to the top of the Milan-Sanremo peloton milk as the decisive group escaped on the final climb of the Poggio. There were attacks aplenty on the run-in, but it was Deceuninck - Quick-Step's Julian Alaphilippe who crossed the line first on the Via Roma in Sanremo.