News | Dwars door het Hageland June 21, 2019

Philipsen finishes a strong fifth in Belgium

Young Belgian champion leaves his mark at Dwars door Het Hageland

In the first of the three one-day races that will take place from today to Sunday in Belgium, the bright young hope of UAE Team Emirates, the Belgian Jasper Philipsen, takes fifth place.


Victory went to Kenneth Van Bilsen (Cofidis) who hung on by five seconds  ahead of Niki Terpstra (Total Direct Energie) and Quinten Hermans (Telenet Fidea).
Next over the line was Loic Vliegen with Jesper Philipsen (photo Bettini) just behind him at nine seconds from the winner.


Results Dwars door Het Hageland
1 Kenneth Van Bilsen (Bel) Cofidis 3:58:54
2 Niki Terpstra (Ola) Total Direct Energie +5’’
3 Quinten Hermans (Bel) Telenet Fidea +5’’
5 Jasper Philipsen (Bel) UAE Team Emirates +9’’


Tomorrow UAE Team Emirates will participate in the Heylen Vastgoed Heistse Pijl.