Andrew Hood breaks down how Alejandro Valverde was able to win his fifth La Flèche Wallonne title.
Alejandro Valverde won his fifth La Flèche Wallonne title Wednesday by surging up the Mur de Huy.
The Spaniard accelerates near the top of the Mur de Huy and holds on for the victory.
The field for Wednesday's midweek classic is packed with riders who can climb the Mur de Huy to victory.
Flèche Wallonne hinges on Mur de Huy, leading to suspenseful finishes and some repeat wins by Alejandro Valverde.
Michael Woods relies on experienced Cannondale-Drapac teammates to guide him in his second run at Flèche Wallonne.
The Ardennes classics will highlight the peloton's toughest climbers. Here are 10 top riders to watch.
In cycling's modern era, the Ardennes classics are won with a combination of supreme endurance, climbing talent, and above all, patience.
BrakeThrough Media captures the beauty and drama of Ardennes week, the final three races of the spring classics.
Americans have a noticeable presence in the Ardennes, with Howes, Warbasse, and Reijnen riding into Amstel and Flèche breaks.