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1998 Gent–Wevelgem

1998 Gent–Wevelgem
Race details
Dates8 April 1998
Distance208[1] km (129.2 mi)
Winning time5h 06' 00"
  Winner  Frank Vandenbroucke (BEL) (Mapei–Bricobi)
  Second  Lars Michaelsen (DEN) (TVM–Farm Frites)
  Third  Nico Mattan (BEL) (Mapei–Bricobi)
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The 1998 Gent–Wevelgem was the 60th edition of the Gent–Wevelgem cycle race and was held on 8 April 1998. The race started in Ghent and finished in Wevelgem. The race was won by Frank Vandenbroucke of the Mapei team.

General classification

Final general classification[2][3][4]
Rank Rider Team Time
1  Frank Vandenbroucke (BEL) Mapei–Bricobi 5h 06' 00"
2  Lars Michaelsen (DEN) TVM–Farm Frites + 7"
3  Nico Mattan (BEL) Mapei–Bricobi + 7"
4  Andrei Tchmil (UKR) Lotto–Mobistar + 30"
5  Laurent Desbiens (FRA) Cofidis + 30"
6  Erik Zabel (GER) Team Telekom + 30"
7  Henk Vogels (AUS) GAN + 30"
8  Peter Van Petegem (BEL) TVM–Farm Frites + 30"
9  Jeroen Blijlevens (NED) TVM–Farm Frites + 30"
10  Fabio Baldato (ITA) Riso Scotti–MG Maglificio + 30"


  1. ^ "Gent - Wevelgem (World Tour), Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 28 November 2017.
  2. ^ "1998 Gent - Wevelgem, Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 28 November 2017.
  3. ^ "60ème Gand-Wevelgem 1998". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 29 August 2004.
  4. ^ "1998 Gent - Wevelgem in Flanders Fields". First Cycling. Retrieved 28 November 2017.
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