The classics wrap up Sunday with La Doyenne, the oldest monument, the brutally hilly Liège-Bastogne-Liège.
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Tour de France champ Chris Froome will ride in support of his Sky teammate Michal Kwiatkowski at Liège-Bastogne-Liège.
A few riders could upset favorite Alejandro Valverde in Liège-Bastogne-Liège, but the weather could really throw a wrench into the mix.
Philippe Gilbert, winner of Liège-Bastogne-Liège in 2011, will skip the final Ardennes classic due to a broken finger.
With a new team, Martin aims to return to the aggressive racing style that he embraced at the outset of his career.
The growing pull of the cobbles seems to have sucked the life out of the season’s other classics, especially the Ardennes.
Liège–Bastogne–Liège is going to have a new climb in the last 3km this year, and that could lead to some exciting racing in the
Cannondale-Garmin's Ben King finds balance, writing, playing the guitar, and exploring his adopted hometown of Lucca, Italy between races
He seems to be getting better with age, but Valverde's Liege win, writes Andrew Hood, brings back talk of his dark history