And Dumoulin makes it seven in a working day: silver in men’s time trial

Tom Dumoulin in motion through the 42.4 kilometre race. Picture: Belga  Photo Jasper Jacobs via ANP

Tom Dumoulin won the seventh Dutch medal of the working day on Wednesday when he picked up a astonishing silver in the men’s time demo.

Dumoulin has a tricky period driving him, with accidents and really serious doubts about irrespective of whether to keep on his biking provider and his conclusion to acquire part in the Olympics had been a surprise to some.

Gold went to Slovakia’s Primoz Roglic, Dumoulin’s Jumbo-Visma cycling mate and the bronze to Dennis Rohan of Australia.

Before in the day, Annemiek van Vleuten won the women’s time demo for the Netherlands with a 56 2nd margin above silver medalist Marlen Reusser of Switzerland. Anna van der Breggen crossed the ending line 1.01 minutes following Van Vleuten to just take the bronze.

Four other medals came from the Dutch rowers, who have dropped two of their coaches and one particular workforce member to coronavirus infections.

Update: Afterwards on Wednesday, Sanne van Dijke received a judo bronze in the up to 70 kilo category.

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