The Czech rider is looking for a major victory in the spring classics as a member of the powerful Etixx – Quick-Step squad.
Zdenek Stybar breaks free after the final climb and rides the remaining 3km to victory over a group of hungry chasers.
Fabian Cancellara takes his third career Strade Bianche title, getting the better of defending champion Zdenek Stybar on the final climb
Zdenek Stybar will only race one cyclocross event this winter and focus on road training, says he feels his form is behind schedule.
Zdenek Stybar will pass on a shot at a fourth world cyclocross title to prepare for a run at the northern classics next spring
Former world cyclocross champ Zdenek Stybar will be at four major races during the Belgian Kerstperiode week.
Czech Zdenek Stybar will aim to make history as the first man to win the cyclocross and road race world championship titles.
Three-time cyclocross world champion turned road racer, Zdenek Stybar, has extended with Etixx-Quick-Step through the next two seasons.
Thursday at the Tour is a race of highs and lows for Etixx-Quick-Step as Martin crashes, wearing yellow, and Zdenek Stybar wins the day.
As cobbles specialists sit within striking distance of the yellow jersey, stage 4 will be a glimpse into the sacrifices teams make for GC