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Mathieu van der Poel triumphs at X2O Trofee Herentals after Wout van Aert puncture

Mathieu van der Poel has 'no explanation' for heavy defeat to Wout van Aert

Mathieu van der Poel (Alpecin-Deceuninck) seized the victory in Herentals in the fourth round of the X2O Trofee series, as a rear-wheel puncture did not allow Wout van Aert (Jumbo-Visma) to contest for a final sprint.

The battle of the big two did not disappoint for seven and a half laps, until Van der Poel made a decisive pass on the back half of the muddy course. 

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