Greg Van Avermaet admitted defeat in Oudenaarde after finishing fifth in the 102nd edition of the Tour of Flanders.
Vincenzo Nibali finished 24th at his first Tour of Flanders on Sunday and begins Tour of the Basque Country on Monday.
At 22-years-old, Mads Pedersen (Trek-Segafredo) rode to second place at his Tour of Flanders debut.
Niki Terpstra's Tour of Flanders victory is a fine example of the great teamwork and cohesion of Quick-Step Floors.
Peter Sagan pointed his finger at rival teams for their lack of effort to stop Niki Terpstra's solo win on Sunday.
Luke Rowe was DQ'd during the 2018 Tour of Flanders for riding on a crowded bike path filled with pedestrians.
Niki Terpstra attacked with 25 kilometers to go and soloed to the win at the 2018 Tour of Flanders on Sunday in Oudenaarde, Belgium.
Daniel Oss is a hardman of the spring classics and embraces his role as the top lieutenant for Peter Sagan.
Despite coming nearly 100km from the finish, the Muur still greatly impacts how the Tour of Flanders finale plays out.
Greg Van Avermaet believes the length and difficulty of the Tour of Flanders suits him perfectly.