Six Days of Rotterdam Day 6: Niki & Iljo Win by 3 Laps After Monster Final Madison!
Etixx - Quick-Step Cycling Team riders Iljo Keisse and Niki Terpstra showed why they are multiple winners of Six Days of Rotterdam on the final day, held on Wednesday. The duo won the opening team elimination, and then also the final Madison. Keisse and Terpstra not only won the Madison, they completely dominated and won the race by a convincing three laps.
Terpstra and Keisse have now won Six Days of Rotterdam three years in a row, which means they earned the first victory of the team once again, starting off 2015 for Etixx - Quick-Step with the best result possible.
Kenny De Ketele and Jasper De Buyst — leaders going into the 6th Day — were unable to complete the event due to illness of De Ketele, according to the race.
Six Days of Rotterdam Day 6
1. Niki Terpstra/Iljo Keisse 281 points
2. Alex Rasmussen/Michael Morkov 273 points (+3 laps)
3. Albert Torres/David Muntaner 225 points (+3 laps)
4. Michel Kreder/Raymond Kreder 138 points (+5 laps)