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Monday April 29, 2019
PeloPics: After a third place in the Amstel Gold Race and a second place in Flèche Wallonne, Jakob Fuglsang took the win on Sunday with an impressive solo in Liège-Bastogne-Liège. Fuglsang attacked on the final climb of the day for his first Monument victory. Here is the top photos and video from 'La Doyenne'.
Monday April 29, 2019
April 29, 2019 - Jakob Fuglsang fought the elements for a sound win in Liège. Rider quotes and video from 'La Doyenne' and the Tour of the Alps. Advice for Valverde from Zoetemelk-Top Story. Other cycling news: Bennati breaks collarbone, Flèche'20 start in Herve, Cav for Yorkshire, Jumbo-Visma development, Panini Tour collection and Valverde video.
Sunday April 28, 2019
Race Report: After his podium places in Strade Bianche, Flèche Wallonne and Amstel Gold, Astana's Jakob Fuglsang jumped to the top place with a solo finish in Liège. The Swiss born Dane dropped his break companions and rode the final wet fourteen kilometres alone for the victory.
Sunday April 28, 2019
Photo Special: It looks like there will be a bit of rain for the final Classic of the 2019 spring season, but it wasn't like that three years ago for Liège'16 - cold and snow. There were many different views of Liège-Bastogne-Liège and so we have put together our photo and video special from the Ardennes in 2016.
Saturday April 27, 2019
The oldest monument - Liège-Bastogne-Liège - brings down the curtain on the 2019 Spring Classic season, and what a season! Peter Easton looks back at the history of the 'Old Lady' and how she has weathered two World wars and taken her rightful place as the Queen of the Ardennes.
Friday April 26, 2019
PeloPics: This Sunday will see the pro peloton attack the tough climbs of the Ardennes in the Liège-Bastogne-Liège one-day Classic, the oldest Classic on the calendar. 1986 was a wet and cold edition of La Doyenne, but Italian, Moreno Argentin came out on top - Photo and video gallery from Liège '86.
Thursday April 25, 2019
Star Rider Interview: Sean Kelly was the 'King of the Classics' for many years, but the man from Carrick-on-Suir also won the Vuelta a España and many shorter stage races. His record at Liège-Bastogne-Liège is incomparable and so Ed Hood caught up with Irishman for his thoughts on the 'Old Lady' of the road.
Thursday April 25, 2019
April 25, 2019 - The Flèche Wallonne has passed, but Mathieu van der Poel's name is still on everyone's lips - Top Story. Race reports from Flèche Wallonne and the Tour of the Alps with results and video. Other cycling news: Liège-Bastogne-Liège, Eschborn-Frankfurt, Boels Dolmans and Santini supporting Breast Cancer Research and registration for the Tour of America’s Dairyland.
Wednesday April 24, 2019
Race Preview: The professional season's oldest Classic rolls out of Liège on Sunday for the journey to Bastogne and back, to take in eleven categorised and many lower climbs for more than 4,000 meters of ascending. Ed Hood sets the stage for yet another very open Spring Classic.
Friday April 19, 2019
Rider Interview: Love him or hate him, Davide Rebellin has an impressive palmarès. He had his 2008 Olympic silver medal taken away and served his suspension, to then resume his professional career, now in his twenty-seventh season (28 if you include his banned 2010). A multi Classics winner with a shadow over his career - Ed Hood had to have a word with Davide.
Monday April 30, 2018
April 30, 2018 - We round up the Tour de Romandie with results, reports and video and preview next weeks Tour de Yorkshire and the Giro d'Italia. We say goodbye to Michael Goolaerts - Top Story. The Ardennes Classics has new agreement and Salisbury to host OVO Energy Tour Series Grand Final. Mostly we look forward to the Italian Grand Tour including a video look-back with Tom Dumoulin.
Monday April 23, 2018
PeloPics: Bob Jungels soloed to career-defining Liège–Bastogne–Liège victory on Sunday. The Luxembourg Champion attacked in the last 20 kilometers and scored the first ever win for Quick-Step Floors in “La Doyenne" - Photo and video gallery.
Sunday April 22, 2018
Race Report: On Sunday afternoon, Bob Jungels topped off a perfect spring campaign for the Quick-Step Floors team but soloing to the finish line of the oldest Classic on the calendar - Liège-Bastogne-Liège. Ed Hood takes up the story from the Ardennes.
Saturday April 21, 2018
PeloPics: The oldest one-day Classic kicks off from Liège to battle its way to Bastogne before coming back again for the finish Ans. 'La Doyenne' is always a hard race and the riders have been out to have a look at the course - Photo gallery.
Thursday April 19, 2018
Race Preview: There have been many memorable moments in 'La Doyenne' over the years, well, the Liège-Bastogne-Liège one-day Classic has been running since 1892. Sunday sees the WorldTour peloton hit the stiff Walloon climbs and Ed Hood has all the information you need to know from the Ardennes. The 2018 Liège PEZ Preview.
Monday April 24, 2017
Astana Team Leader Michele Scarponi's tragic death is a lousy reason for a Photo Tribute, but it's the least we can do to remember the rider who was a great animator of the GIRO, and who'll be sadly missed around the sport. Also - You can ENTER TO WIN an set of Vision Trimax 3D wheels, relive the glory of Liège-Bastogne-Liège in our Photo Special, and lots more on site.
Monday April 17, 2017
April 17 - 23, 2017: This week's line up of cycling features and entertainment from the world of pro cycling - including previews for Fleche Wallone, Liege Bastogne Liege, Amstel Gold race coverage and photo special, Toolbox asks if cycling can make you smarter - and lots more.
Wednesday April 30, 2014
PEZ Photog Wei Yuet Wong rounded out his month-long Classics’s adventure by shooting Liège-Bastogne-Liège, the oldest of them all, as the finale of his trip. Here are some of his favorite photos of the day…
Thursday April 24, 2014
La Doyenne - the last of the Spring Classics is on this Sunday and Ed Hood has had a good long look at the parcours and the starters to come up with his preview. LBL is generally an action packed race full of tough climbs which on their own are not too bad but when combined with the classic distance are brutal but the big question remains, who's going to win?
Monday April 30, 2012
Roadside Report: We arrived in Europe the day before the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad - the first major classic of the Classics season. Two months later, we were there for one last big day out to draw the Spring Classics season to a close: Liege-Bastogne-Liege. Let's take a look back at the day that was.