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Bauke Mollema wins San Sebastian Classic

Le Tour de France 2016 - Stage Nineteen

LE BETTEX, FRANCE - JULY 22: Bauke Mollema of Netherlands riding for Trek-Segafredo warms up prior to stage ninteen of the 2016 Le Tour de France, a 146km stage from Albertville to Saint Gervais Mont Blanc on July 22, 2016 in Le Bettex, France. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

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SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain (AP) Dutch rider Bauke Mollema broke away on a downhill descent to win the one-day San Sebastian Classic on Saturday.

Tony Gallopin was second, followed by another former winner, Alejandro Valverde, in the Basque costal city.

Mollema, a Trek-Segafredo cyclist, surprised the other race leaders after catching Joaquim Rodriguez on a late uphill attack. Mollema then raced away, opening up a gap that was good enough to win the 220-kilometer (136.7-mile) race in 5 hours, 31 minutes.

Mollema was runner-up to Valverde in 2014.