Tom Dumoulin stormed to victory in the World Time Trial at the UCI World Championships.

[Report: Dominant Tom Dumoulin storms to World Time Trial title in Bergen]

But amazing video footage has emerged which proves that Dumoulin was usurped as the star of the show in Bergen on Wednesday.

A squirrel – and a particularly agile one at that – delighted the waiting cycling fans as it leapt from tree to tree.

And the fans accompanied it with one of the all-time classic sporting chants.

Watch the hilarious video below:

Chapeau, Mr Squirrel. Chapeau.