Laura Smulders has started the World Cup season well. The Dutch rider of Team TVE Sport was ahead of the Swiss Zoé Claessens in the opening match in Glasgow.

    Judy Baauw finished third, ahead of her compatriot Manon Veenstra. Sunday is the second World Cup match in Glasgow.

    In the men’s race, the victory went to Colombian Diego Ospina, ahead of Frenchman Sylvain André and Briton Kye White. The Dutchman Mitchel Schotman was sixth.