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Belgium’s Jasper Philipsen sprints to photo-finish victory in Stage 4 of Tour of Utah

Belgium’s Jasper Philipsen received Stage 4 of the Tour of Utah on Friday in Salt Lake City, edging American Travis McCabe in a photograph end.

Philipsen, 20, using for Hagens Berman Axeon, claimed his first victory in the United States, completing in 2 hours and 35 seconds. The 68.4-mile direction comprised 10 laps round a 6.Eight-mile downtown circuit for a complete elevation acquire of five,500 ft.

McCabe, of the UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team, took moment position, a tire-width distinction from his 3rd occupation level victory in the Tour of Utah. Trek-Segafredo’s Kiel Reijnen, an American who received levels on the match in 2015 and 2016, completed 3rd.

Overall race chief Sepp Kuss (USA) of Team LottoNL-Jumbo completed 10th and retained the yellow jersey. With little trade in the full standings, Kuss endured to dangle a 19-second lead over his teammate, Neilson Powless (USA), and a 25-second margin over Tejay van Garderen (USA) of BMC Racing Team.

On Saturday, riders will climb nine,975 ft in Stage five, touring from Canyons Village in Park City to Snowbird Resort.


Friday’s effects
Stage 4
Jasper Philipsen (BEL), Hagens Berman Axeon, 2:35.04
Travis McCabe (USA), United Healthcare, st
Kiel Reijnen (USA), Trek-Segafredo, st
Samuel Bassetti (USA), Elevate-KHS Pro Cycling, st
Edwin Avila Venegas (COL), Israel Cycling Academy, st
Brent Bookwalter (USA), BMC, st
Nicola Conci (ITA), Trek-Segafredo, st
Sean Bennett (USA), Hagens Berman Axeon, st
Ulises Alfredo Castillo Soto (MEX), Jelly Belly Maxxis, st
Sepp Kuss (USA), Team Lotto NL-Jumbo, st
General classification
Sepp Kuss (USA), Team Lotto NL-Jumbo, 14:29.28
Neilson Powless (USA), Team Lotto NL-Jumbo, +19
Tejay van Garderen (USA), BMC, +25
Michael Woods (CAN), EF-Drapac Cannondale, +36
Kyle Murphy (USA), Rally Cycling, +37
Joseph Lloyd Dombrowski, EF-Drapac Cannondale, +38
Gavin Mannion (USA), United Healthcare, +38
Hugh John Carthy (GBR), EF-Drapac Cannondale, +38
Jack Haig (AUS), Mitchelton-Scott, +40
Brent Bookwalter (USA), BMC, +40

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