The Amstel Gold Race is the first major "Ardennes" classic — our expert editors pick the top contenders for this hilly spring showdown.
Sunday's opening race of the Ardennes classics features 34 climbs that add up to more than 12,000 feet of vertical.
Three-time Amstel champ Gilbert will race despite broken finger and controversy surround an altercation with a driver,
He seems to be getting better with age, but Valverde's Liege win, writes Andrew Hood, brings back talk of his dark history
The Netherlands' Limburg province is alive with spirited fans, racing action, and beautiful weather, as the world champion delivers big win
The Italian finishes 1:20 behind winner Michal Kwiatkowski in Sunday's Ardennes classic
Valverde registers his third career Amstel Gold Race podium to start Ardennes week
As expected, Amstel Gold's hilly parcours through the Netherlands delivered a stunning finale on the legendary Cauberg hill
The rainbow curse is broken. Kwiatkowski out-sprints a select group after blasting up the Cauberg in the finale of Amstel Gold
The reigning world champion takes his first win in the rainbow jersey in a reduced sprint ahead of Alejandro Valverde and Michael Matthews.