Earlier this week, Bill Schieken of In the Crosshairs talked with Sven Nys on SVENNESS. At CrossVegas 2014, he also got the chance to talk tactics with Lars van der Haar. One major takeaway is bombarding the assumption that everyone was waiting for Nys to finally make an attack. According to Van der Haar, it appears as if a cat-and-mouse game was being played right up to the barriers, where Lars figured Nys would be making his move.

The young superstar was right, but didn’t do enough to get in front of Sven at the critical moment.

Check out the latest video, supported by Cyclocross Magazine, in HD below: