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Team LottoNL-Jumbo 3rd at Hammer Limburg Sprint
03 june 2018
The Dutch squad equipped with Oltre XR4 was brilliantly led by Van Poppel in Netherlands
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Team LottoNL-Jumbo placed third in the Hammer Sportzone Limburg's stage 2, the Hammer Limburg Sprint, 99,3-km race held in Sittard-Geleen (Netherlands) on Saturday, June 2nd. Equipped with Oltre XR4 Danny Van Poppel, Pascal Eenkhoorn, Koen Bouwman, Bram Tankink and Maarten Wynants scored 581,4 points in the race won by Mitchelton-Scott (1121) ahead of Quick-Step Floors (715).
The Hammer Sprint was held on a 12,4-km course; every lap the first ten riders earned points, while the third, sixth and last laps offered double scoring. Team LottoNL-Jumbo's Danny Van Poppel brought home the most points of his squad.
The winner of the Hammer Sportzone Limburg will be known after the Hammer Chase, a TTT over three laps of a 12,4 km course in the West side of Sittard-Geleen on Sunday, June 3rd.
Bianchi supplies the Team LottoNL-Jumbo with four models engineered with the Bianchi CV system:
•    Oltre XR4, designed to maximize the aerodynamic advantage and control
•    Specialissima, the ultralight frame, perfect for GC riders, it’s extra stiff for increased traction and stability at high speeds, and maximum control on the descents
•    Aquila CV, the ultimate time trial machine, designed to increase power output and rider's energy, with maximum control with each pedal stroke
•    Infinito CV, the ideal bike for the Classics, providing remarkable control on uneven surfaces and reducing muscular fatigue