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Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne’19: The PEZ Preview!

Race Preview: None of the racing really counts for anything until Het Nieuwsblad - The season proper starts this Saturday. The guys who want to put a Classic on their palmarès will be well to the fore on the roads round Gent and Kuurne this weekend. Ed Hood takes his usual look at the course and riders for the Classic season openers.

Amstel Gold Race’18: 24-Karat Valgren!

Race News: Astana’s Michael Valgren won the Amstel Gold Race after 260 kilometers of gruelling action in the hills of Holland. The Dane benefited from his team’s numerical superiority in the finale and from the mutually paralyzing tactics of race favourites Peter Sagan, Alejandro Valverde and Julian Alaphilippe.