Philippe Gilbert, winner of Liège-Bastogne-Liège in 2011, will skip the final Ardennes classic due to a broken finger.
Wednesday's Flèche Wallonne ends on the famed Mur de Huy, and the puncheurs of the peloton will be there fighting for a win.
Three-time Amstel champ Gilbert will race despite broken finger and controversy surround an altercation with a driver,
Former world champion Philippe Gilbert suffered a fractured finger after being attacked by a drunk driver during a training ride.
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Illness has derailed Philippe Gilbert's Milano-Sanremo prep
The 2012 world champion has a respiratory infection and wants to rest up for Milano-Sanremo on March 19.
BMC's Philippe Gilbert proves fastest out of a select group of four riders, out-sprinting Alejandro Valverde.
The BMC Racing rider has some lofty goals for the remainder of his career, which he says could last for another decade.
With Segafredo sponsoring Trek for the next three years, team officials have more bargaining power as they search for another classics king.