Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne ended in a bunch sprint, much like Saturday's Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, but up to 1,7 kilometres to go it looked like the break would fight for the victory. Mads Pedersen took the honours, but Mathieu van der Poel made the race.
Ex-World champion, Mads Pedersen out-sprinted an elite group at the end of Gent-Wevelgem. Top favourites, Wout van Aert and Mathieu van der Poel, were watching each other and missed the final move. Action packed Flemish racing at its best.
June 8, 2020 - The new UCI calendar is taking shape and we might see the Strade Bianche. Rider comments on the latest Giro & Vuelta news. Roubaix beets, Colombians fly in, Jakobsen talks sprinters, Ventoux Challenge, Androni, Lefevere, transfers, doping, Riis/NTT and Bruyneel on the LANCE documentary.
May 28, 2020 - Will we see fans road-side? - Top Story. Cycling news just keeps coming in: Colombians fly, Worlds in Switzerland, Bruyneel deal, Dumoulin MPCC, Viviani Tour/Giro, Pedersen to Poland, Groenewegen prefers Giro, Buchmann no fans, Démare operation, Backstëdt breaks shin, Higuita good as Urán, Cant and Naesen contract, Hageland go ahead, Ridley sponsorship, ISN season and Simeoni and Hamilton talk about the Lance film.
Apr 16, 2020 - 2020 Tour de France in August - Top Story. We hear from the riders and teams about the return to racing. Froome 100%, Madiot and Lefevere talk corona, Van Avermaet more years, Pedersen's jersey, Catalunya, Giro/Bianchi, a year for Wellens, Bruyneel on Contador, Alé/Movistar jersey, ToAD20 update and Giro Legends ride virtual stage.
Gear Break: In this week's 'Gear Break' we have a big mix of top and inventive kit. The new CHAPTER2 AO Gravel bike and the electric ÖSA bike by CAKE. Trek-Segafredo will be using Pirelli tyres and you can help Australian wildlife with DeFeet, new bar tape by Silca with a crash replacement policy and check-out D1x electronic shifting from Archer Components.
Nov 21, 2019 - Belgium gets a full compliment of riders at the Tokyo Olympics - Top Story. Raymond Poulidor laid to rest on Tuesday. No races to report, but lots of cycling news in EUROTRASH Thursday: World champ Down Under, rider news, new contracts. Deutschland Tour, Gasparotto not Italian, GF Gimondi Bianchi, NTT Continental, TDU rides and the wolves video.
Top Young Guns - The Bakers Dozen: Ed Hood is feeling his age and all these fresh faced riders in the pro peloton are not helping. 2019 has seen a bumper crop of new riders hit the headlines and they haven't wasted any time in making their mark. Ed chooses his top 13 young riders of the year - Sad to say Mathieu Van Der Poel and Wout Van Aert are too old.
Photo Gallery: Race three in Heather's Italian autumn one-day Classics week, and she has moved north to Varese for the 'Tre Valli Varesine'. A surprising and exciting finalé was taken by Vuelta a España winner, Primoz Roglic and Heather was there for the full Italian race experience.