Merlier linked to move to Quick-Step in 2023 while out-of-contract Cavendish hunts options to prolong career.
Cavendish and trainer Vasilis Anastopoulos not considering Tour preparation program as they go all-in for three full weeks at Giro d'Italia.
The Manx sprinter says that he will be cheering on Fabio Jakobsen at the Tour de France if he's unable to go.
Brace for chaos in Wednesday's classic: 'It's traditionally a sprinter’s race, but there may be an added factor as it looks like there will be a lot of wind.'
Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl struggling to find winning ways at spring classics: ‘We can’t win everything’
There wasn't a Quick-Step jersey in the top-30 as pressure mounts on perennial classics favorites.
Who are you going to be watching out for at the men's Gent-Wevelgem? VeloNews selects six stars expected to shine in Sunday's classic.
Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl promises to come out snarling at E3 Saxo Bank Classic after slow classics start
The so-called 'Wolfpack' vows to rev things up after 'only' one win in the opening month of classics-style racing the Belgian outfit typically dominates.
Julian Alaphilippe becomes the latest rider to be ruled out of Milan-San Remo after falling ill.
The ‘Race to the Sun’ will be streamed on television, and you can also watch it through a web browser or a mobile app.
Dutch sprinter plays down rivalry with Mark Cavendish and hopes Paris-Nice success will boost his chances of Milan-San Remo selection.
Jakobsen beats Wout van Aert to the line with Christophe Laporte finishing in third to retain his race lead.
Has the balance of power at the classics shifted?
Fabio Jakobsen takes aim at Gent-Wevelgem after win in ‘opening weekend.’
'Here it’s about 25-year-olds fighting for the win but over there the 25-year-olds are fighting for freedom' says sprinter.
Escape trio reeled in within meters of the line as race comes down to bunch sprint, with Caleb Ewan finishing second.
'For now, for both riders, we just say win races and be ready,' says Belgian sports director.
Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl confirm Kasper Asgreen and Fabio Jakobsen will lead across Belgium's 'opening weekend.'
British superstar gets green light from medical staff to continue the UAE Tour ahead of Thursday's sprint stage.
The double whammy of Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne will whet the palette as the cobbled classics ramp up.