Cyclo-cross champion Štybar wins Superprestige series

Cyclo-cross world champion and World Cup winner Zdeněk Štybar marked another success of this year’s season after winning the Superprestige series. On Sunday, 25-year-old Štybar won the series’ last event in Vorlselaar, Belgium, beating Belgium’s Niels Albert by one point in the series’ final standings. In the race, Štybar fell behind the top of the race in the sixth round. In the final race, another Czech, Radomír Šimůnek, fell and slowed down the group, allowing Štybar to pursue the leading man, Albert. In the finish stretch, Štybar took over to secure the victory.

Author: Jan Richter