2018 Spring Classics: The dust and mud has settled on the Spring Classics for another year, and one team has been by far the most powerful, but without total domination. The 2018 season has been full of surprises and new names, with the 'Old Guard' still getting a look in. We take a PEZ look at the Classics of 2018 with reports, results and videos.
March 26, 2018 - Peter Sagan is back to his best in Gent-Wevelgem. Race video and quotes from Wevelgem, E3 Harelbeke and the Volta a Catalonia. Vincenzo Nibali takes a look at the 2018 Worlds course - TOP STORY. Other cycling news: Injury updates from Cavendish and Aru, race news from the Tour of the Alps and video from a windy Ronde van Groningen. Get the coffee!
Race Report: World champ Peter Sagan claimed ‘the Windy Classic’ for the second time in three years after outsprinting Italy’s Elia Viviani and France’s Arnaud Démare on the home straight. The ocean-eyed Slovakian showed sparkling form ahead of bigger races to come and took the bouquet in Wevelgem.
Gent-Wevelgem is a hard race to love. It’s in a state of constant change, searching for an identity as the ugly West Flandrian sister of the cobbled monuments. PEZ met the locals at the De Robot Cafe in Gent for some insights to a race that's taken 82 years to find itself.
March 22, 2018 - EUROTRASH news from Gent-Wevelgem, E3 Harelbeke and De Panne plus Catalunya. We talk Sanremo with Bahrain-Merida DS, Alberto Volpi - Top Story. Other cycling news: André Greipel, Petr Vakoc and Scott Thwaites up-dates, Yorkshire teams, Astana sponsor, Nippo join Velon, Belvedere, Rodriguez rides the Cape Epic and you can join the #TheWolfpack Community.
Race Preview: Saturday sees the WorldTour peloton move from climbs of Milan-Sanremo in Northern Italy to the cobbles of Belgium and Gent-Wevelgem. Our Classics expert, Ed Hood, has run his keen eye over the course for the windy Classic and gives us his choice of eleven possible victors.