Dutchman Mathieu van der Poel won the prestigious Milan-San Remo solo at the top of Poggio on Saturday March 18. He left no chance to his direct competitors – the Italian Filippo Ganna, the Belgian Wout Van Aert and the Slovenian Tadej Pogacar – ahead of 15 seconds at the finish. He won his third victory in one of the five Monuments, the most prestigious classics on the calendar, after his successes in the Tour of Flanders in 2020 and 2022. He also joined his grandfather, the legendary Raymond Poulidor, on the list of winners. of the race.