Amstel Gold, Recapping the Recaps

Here we go with a recap of the recaps floating around the interwebs.

Photo: ©sirotti has their report here.

Enrico Gasparotto (Astana Pro Team) won a thrilling Amstel Gold Race, timing his sprint to perfection atop the Cauberg, to win ahead of Jelle Vanendert (Lotto Belisol Team) and Peter Sagan (Liquigas-Cannondale).

The had this to say in his column.

A thrilling finale with tension all the way to the final metres. Philippe Gilbert has eased up and Oscar Freire has been caught. Now Jelle Vanendert and Peter Sagan sprint for the line but behind them Enrico Gasparotto of Astana starts to accelerate. The Italian tracked the leaders up the final climb and timed his sprint to perfection to surge past in the last 20 metres. This was the moment the race was won. has their write up available here.

And finally, Cosmo Catalano from cyclocosm has his usual hilarious video wrap.

How The Race Was Won – Amstel Gold 2012 from Cosmo Catalano on Vimeo.

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