Tuesday night saw the final evening of the Rotterdam Six-Day, with four pairs of riders going into the sixth day with a chance of winning the prestigious overall title.
Kenny De Ketele and Jasper De Buyst led going into the final evening, from defending champions Niki Terpstra and Iljo Keisse, with Michael Mørkøv and Alex Rasmussen third and Jens Mouris and Wim Stroetinga fourth.
Terpstra and Keisse
It turned out to be an exciting evening’s racing, as the highlights below from SixDayRacing.com, with commentary from David Harmon, show, with the competition going down to the very last event, the 250-lap Madison.
Those highlights are followed by a video round-up of the full six days.
Day 6 Highlights
Rotterdam Six-Day 2014 review
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