Amstel Gold 2019
The women’s teams and the men’s teams took to the stage together before the race. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
The men’s peloton at Amstel Gold Race 2019. Photo: Luc Claessen/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Michal Kwiatkowski won Amstel Gold Race in 2015. Photo: Luc Claessen/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
World champion Alejandro Valverde got ready at the start. Photo: Luc Claessen/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
The women’s peloton rolled out, filling the roadway from edge to edge. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
The women’s field spread out single-file down a fast descent. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Team Mitchelton-Scott set the pace. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Katrine Aalerud hit the deck. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Philippe Gilbert rode in the main group alongside Greg Van Avermaet. Photo: Vincent Kalut-Pool/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Julian Alaphilippe and Jakob Fuglsang were in the break. Photo: Vincent Kalut-Pool/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Romain Bardet looked desperate in his chase. Photo: Vincent Kalut-Pool/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Fans lined the big Gulpenerberg climb at Amstel Gold. Photo: Luc Claessen/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Rui Costa led the group up the Gulperberg. Photo: Luc Claessen/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
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Amstel Gold 2019
Matteo Trentin led a small group through a fast corner. Photo: Vincent Kalut-Pool/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Michael Woods put in a big effort at the front. Photo: Vincent Kalut-Pool/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Annemiek van Vleuten took to the front on one of the climbs of the day. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Ashleigh Moolman Pasio crashed out of the race. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
The women’s race came down to a two-up sprint between Annemiek van Vleuten and Katarzyna Niewiadoma. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
After escaping the bunch and getting caught near the end by van Vleuten, Niewiadoma took the win. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Mathieu van der Poel launched a huge attack with 44km to go but was caught by the peloton. Photo: Vincent Kalut-Pool/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
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Amstel Gold 2019
Van der Poel sprinted to victory at Amstel Gold, stunning even himself. Photo: Luc Claessen/Getty Images
Amstel Gold 2019
Simon Clarke congratulated van der Poel after crossing the line. Photo: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images