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Gent-Wevelgem: Riding Through History

Riding through the cobbles and bergs of Belgium where thousands died in the World Wars uniquely connects our sport to tragic historic events. Peter Easton of VeloClassic Tours knows cycling in Belgium better than most, and offers his take on what makes riding here special.

Wevelgem’16: Photo Special

Photo Special: Sunday's Gent-Wevelgem was a mixture of joy and sadness. There won't be anyone who will deny World champion Peter Sagan his victory in Wevelgem after a long wait in his rainbow jersey. The sadness comes from the death of 25 year-old Antoine Demoitié after crashing out during the race.

EUROTRASH Peter Monday!

Mar 28, 2016 - Very sad news of the death of Antoine Demoitié due to a crash in Sunday's Gent-Wevelgem. Other cycling news: All the weekend's race reports, results, video and quotes from Gent-Wevelgem, E3 Harelbeke, Volta a Catalunya and the Critérium International. Plus news of the 2016 Tour de France Grand Départ.

Wevelgem’16: Sagan Salvation!

Race Report: In the end, World champion Peter Sagan got his win and you can hear the whoop of joy from Oleg. It was close though, young Russian, Kuznetsov looked strong in the sprint and Sep Vanmarcke was playing clever in the build up. And you can never rule-out Fabian Cancellara. An exciting finalé in Wevelgem.

Preview: Gent-Wevelgem

The Gent-Wevelgem takes place tomorrow and Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka will be starting the 78th edition of this Spring Classic with a strong team, ready to take on the tough Belgian race conditions.

André Greipel back in action in Ghent-Wevelgem

It’s Ghent-Wevelgem this Sunday, a WorldTour race of 242.8 kilometres. Last year was a memorable edition because of the awful weather conditions with a wind that literally blew riders off their bikes. Also this year the wind is expected to play its part, can it be an ally of Lotto Soudal?