BENDIGO'S Robbie Hucker raced to fourth place in the Melbourne to Warrnambool cycling classic on Saturday.
Racing for Drapac, Hucker led the race with Tom Robinson and Alex Ray by 20 seconds at 3km to go in the 256km duel.
New Zealand’s Sam Horgan joined foces with team-mates Jack Anderson and Jacob Kauffman to catch the breakaway and go on to lead the sprint on Raglan Parade.
It was a trifecta for Budget Forklifts in the 118th edition of the classic.
Horgan won the Melbourne to Warrnambool.at his first attempt ahead of Anderson and Kauffman.
A field of 238 started and 136 finished the race.