Read the full U23 Men’s race report and follow Joris Nieuwenhuis as he starts fast and finishes strong to take a dominant win>>

The 2017 Cyclocross World Championships’ fourth race, the first on Sunday, presented faster, wetter conditions and a cleaner win than what we saw on Saturday.

You can feel the nerves on the line of the Men's U23 race. All business from here.

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Joris Nieuwenhuis (NED) took half a lap to make it to the front of the race, and then turned in a set of blistering lap times to make it into a solo ride.

Joris Nieuwenhuis dominates U23 Men. 2017 UCI Cyclocross World Championships, Bieles, Luxembourg. © C. Jobb / Cyclocross Magazine

Joris Nieuwenhuis dominates U23 Men. 2017 UCI Cyclocross World Championships, Bieles, Luxembourg. © C. Jobb / Cyclocross Magazine

Behind, Spain’s Felipe Orts Lloret surprised his Belgian companions with a late surge to secure silver, with a charging Dutch Sieben Wouters making a final lap push to take the bronze.

U23 Men. Joris Nieuwenhuis (NED) wins over Felipe Orts Lloret (ESP), Sieben Wouters (NED) 2017 UCI Cyclocross World Championships, Bieles, Luxembourg. © C. Jobb / Cyclocross Magazine

U23 Men. Joris Nieuwenhuis (NED) wins over Felipe Orts Lloret (ESP), Sieben Wouters (NED) 2017 UCI Cyclocross World Championships, Bieles, Luxembourg. © C. Jobb / Cyclocross Magazine

American Spencer Petrov finished 18th.

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2017 Cyclocross World Championships Results - U23 Men - Bieles, Luxemourg

PlNameNATTeamTime
1NIEUWENHUIS JorisNEDNETHERLANDS0:53:58
2ORTS LLORET FelipeESPSPAIN+01:23
3WOUTERS SiebenNEDNETHERLANDS+01:29
4AERTS ThijsBELBELGIUM+01:34
5CLEPPE NicolasBELBELGIUM+01:38
6DUBAU JoshuaFRAFRANCE+01:56
7BERTOLINI GioeleITAITALY+02:03
8ANDREASSEN SimonDENDENMARK+02:28
9HERMANS QuintenBELBELGIUM+02:30
10BAKX KelvinNEDNETHERLANDS+02:30
11RUSSO ClementFRAFRANCE+03:08
12VAN DER HEIJDEN MaikNEDNETHERLANDS+03:13
13FINE EddyFRAFRANCE+03:14
14DUBAU LucasFRAFRANCE+03:25
15GOOSSENS KobeBELBELGIUM+03:39
16JACOBS JohanSUISWITZERLAND+03:39
17ISERBYT EliBELBELGIUM+03:55
18PETROV SpencerUSAUNITED STATES OF AMERICA+03:58
19PEETERS YannickBELBELGIUM+04:17
20COLLEDANI NadirITAITALY+04:21
21RUEGG TimonSUISWITZERLAND+04:34
22WILLSEY CooperUSAUNITED STATES OF AMERICA+04:34
23MULLER ManuelGERGERMANY+04:44
24FOLCARELLI AntonioITAITALY+05:18
25HAIDET LanceUSAUNITED STATES OF AMERICA+06:23
26BOGUSLAWSKI MarceliPOLPOLAND-1LAP
27VOZAR SimonSVKSLOVAKIA-1LAP
28MOBIS MaximilianGERGERMANY-1LAP
29ULIK MatejSVKSLOVAKIA-1LAP
30BASSANI MicheleITAITALY-1LAP
31HECHT GageUSAUNITED STATES OF AMERICA-1LAP
32TURCHI LucLUXLUXEMBOURG-1LAP
33CHANCE MaxxUSAUNITED STATES OF AMERICA-1LAP
34MEILER LukasGERGERMANY-1LAP
35MAYER DanielCZECZECH REPUBLIC-1LAP
36KUHN KevinSUISWITZERLAND-1LAP
37HARDING BillyGBRGREAT BRITAIN-1LAP
38RASMUSSEN NielsDENDENMARK-1LAP
39JARY DavidCZECZECH REPUBLIC-1LAP
40JANSSON HenrikSWESWEDEN-1LAP
41STORGAARD ChristianDENDENMARK-1LAP
42BREZINA JonasCZECZECH REPUBLIC-2LAP
43ALBERDI MENDIZABAL JokinESPSPAIN-2LAP
44ANDRESEN Andreas LundDENDENMARK-3LAP
45FRIES NoahLUXLUXEMBOURG-3LAP
46O'DONNELL TrevorCANCANADA-3LAP
47VAN DER MEER GosseNEDNETHERLANDS-3LAP
48WALKERDEN BenAUSAUSTRALIA-3LAP
49ODA HijiriJPNJAPAN-3LAP
50DORIGONI JakobITAITALY-5LAP
DEGROOTE JonasBELBELGIUMDNF5
PERIOU TonyFRAFRANCEDNF5
ERIKSSON DavidSWESWEDENDNF4
KEISER FelixLUXLUXEMBOURGDNF2
WHITE Curtis.USAUNITED STATES OF AMERICADNS
SORENSEN CarlDENDENMARKDNS