5th Liège-Bastogne-Liège Femmes (1.WWT) One day race»Bastogne›Liège (140.9km)
The Dutch Demi Vollering (SD Worx) has won Liège-Bastogne-Liège 2021. She finished the work of her team superbly in a sprint with 4. She was faster than Van Vleuten and Longo Borghini. It is her first victory in the WorldTour!! Demi Vollering first thanked her team and especially Anna van der Breggen for the victory: “It’s incredible. The whole team and especially Anna did so incredibly well today, It is a dream that I could finish so strong, and have to thank wholeheartedly my teammates for getting me there.
107th Liège-Bastogne-Liège (1.UWT) One day race: Liège-Bastogne-Liège (259.1km)
Tadej Pogacar (UAE) has kept Julian Alaphilippe of the Ardennes double. The Tour winner remounted the world champion in a sprint with 5 classbacks. Alejandro Valverde had to be satisfied with 4th place on his 41st birthday. Just before the top of the Roche-aux-Faucons, the last climb of the day Woods attacked, only Gaudu, Pogacar, Alaphilippe, and Valverde can follow the Canadian. Behind them, Roglic and the leftover of the chasers couldn’t recall them!! Tadej Pogacar wins his 1st monument. Due to his victory in Liège, Pogacar is currently the victory king of 2021. The 22-year-old Slovenian has 6 victories, one more than Sam Bennett and Primoz Roglic.