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Lee’s Lowdown: Amstel Angst!

Sunday's Amstel Gold Race: good race or bad race, it had a deeper meaning for Lee Rodgers. The right man won, Lee hopes, but the main thing is that certain other riders didn't take the honors and add to the list of the greatest betrayal and debasement. A bit harsh? Decide for yourself.

EuroTrash Michal Monday!

Apr 20, 2015 - Michal Kwiatkowski! Top ride from the World champion. Race reports from Amstel, Denain, Finisère and Castilla y Leon, with video. We preview Flèche-Wallonne and look at Van Avemaet's 'problem' in TOP STORY. Lastly the guys at Lotto Soudal have been playing tricks again. Coffee?

Amstel’15: Drinks On World Champ!

Race Report: Limburg; the sun beaming down, tree blossoms gleaming white, fiercely green grass and a sequence of knife-edge climbs that cut riders to the quick. The Amstel Gold Race is as good to look at as it is hard to ride. A war of attrition hammered out across a picture-postcard, spring landscape.

EuroTrash Amstel Thursday!

Apr 16, 2015 - The cobbles are gone and the hills are on the horizon. We preview Amstel and have race reports from Brabant and Amorebieta with video. Trains are the Top Story and in other cycling news: The Tour of Utah, Cavendish & Boonen, Movistar for the Giro and the best from Roubaix. EuroTrash Thursday coffee time.

PEZ Preview: Amstel Gold Race

The cobbles are behind us as we move onto the hilly Classics and first up is the Amstel Gold Race. Yes, Holland is mostly flat, but try riding up the Cauberg and say that's not a hill. Our Classics expert, Ed Hood, gives us the benefit of his Amstel experience - the race and the golden liquid.