Dec 19, 2016 - Double win week-end for Mathieu van der Poel. Reports and video from Antwerp and Namur. Androni gets a license, but what about TJ Sport? - Top Story. Cycling news: Takenouchi sent home, Bolivia in Europe, Tirreno and San Juan '17, Ekimov president, Bahrain-Merida and TJ Sport training, new jerseys for Caja Rural and Bardiani, sponsor news from Baby-Dump. Greg Van Avermaet is Belgian sportsman of the year.
Nov 17, 2016 - The Gent 6 is into its second day - report, results and video from the best '6 Day'. Gianni Savio makes the Top Story again. Other cycling news: Van Avermaet's surgery, Landa for Giro, Biovin in Rwanda, Roy with FDJ, Pasqualon signs with Wanty, Florez joins Willier, Orica and Team Novo Nordisk finalize 2017 rosters, new signings for Androni, Segafredo stay with Trek, Paris-Nice returns to Mount Brouilly and the Vuelta wear Santini.
Every year we catch-up with Greg Van Avermaet at the BMC training camp in Spain and this past year was up and down for the man from Lokeren. Lots of podium places, a doping scandal, a new baby and a Tour de France stage win, plenty to talk about.
The BMC Racing Team and Greg Van Avermaet announced Thursday that they are pleased with the decision of the Belgian Cycling Federation, Koninklijke Belgische Wielrijdersbond, to absolve Van Avermaet of any wrongdoing in connection with its investigation of Dr. Chris Mertens.
Rider Interview: Greg Van Avermaet has come so close to the big win in the cobbled Classics, will this be his year? We caught up with the non-beer drinking Belgian at the BMC training camp to talk Classics, cobbles, Tour, beer and Yorkshire!
Greg Van Avermaet Interview: Greg Van Avermaet might have been the second man in the Classics for BMC, but over the years he has proved that he can be successful from February to September. This year he will be the main man in his home Flemish Classics for the Swiss bike manufacturer. We sat down with Greg when he was training in Spain to hear his plans for 2014.
BMC Racing Team's Philippe Gilbert and Greg Van Avermaet headline the squad's roster for Ronde van België (Tour of Belgium). Gilbert is a past winner (2011), while Van Avermaet has twice finished runner-up (2008 and 2011) for the five-day race that begins Wednesday.