CX World Cup Koksijde
25 November 2018 A tra ic jam of more than 60 riders hoiking their bikes up a sand dune formed during the Cyclo-cross World Cup round in Koksijde. Meanwhile, hordes of fans watch on, unperturbed by the November chill. World champion Sanne Cant can just be seen at the top of the hill rounding the corner, but it wasn't to be her day. Despite accelerating early on, she struggled with illness and inished seventh. Instead, it was this season's revelation, the Dutchwoman Denise Betsema, who capitalised. She accelerated away on the last lap, and took her irst big win.