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36th Ronde van Vlaanderen 1952 / Tour of Flanders (Belgium)


By Barry Boyce, CyclingRevealed Historian





Belgian Takes Back Flanders

Belgian Roger Decock rode with a very select group and won the sprint to claim the 1952 Tour of Flanders.

Flanders April 6, 1952
258 Km, Gent to Wetteren

1. Roger DECOCK (Bel) 7h27'00"

2. Loretto Petrucci (Ita)

3. Briek Schotte (Bel)

Starters: 210
Finishers: 43
Average Speed: 34.632 km/h



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