Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne 1. Christopher Sutton (Aus), Sky, in 4:39:39 2. Yauheni Hutarovich (Blr), FDJ, s.t. 3. André Greipel (Ger), Omega Pharma-Lotto, s.t. 4. Tyler Farrar (USA), Garmin-Cervelo, s.t. 5. Jonas Vangenechten (Bel), Wallonie Bruxelles, s.t. 6. Sébastien Chavanel (Fra), Europcar, s.t. 7. Anthony Ravard (Fra), Ag2r, s.t. 8. Edvald Boasson Hagen (Nor), Sky, s.t. 9. Adrien […]
Christopher Sutton (Sky) won the Belgian semi-classic Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne on Sunday, coming out on top in a field sprint ahead of Yauheni Hutarovich (Française des Jeux) and Andre Greipel (Omega Pharma). American Tyler Farrar (Garmin-Cervélo) finished fourth. Despite a series of attacks throughout the race, the sprinters’ teams in the field kept a tight leash on […]
At least one team is breaking rank with the peloton this weekend and will sit out any protest of the UCI ban on race radios. BMC Racing general manager Jim Ochowicz said in a release Thursday that his team would not take part in any demonstration planned for the opening weekend of the spring classics in Flanders, Belgium.
The European racing calendar gets busier with each passing week and this weekend sees the opening of the Belgian racing season with two important semi-classics that will see the top guns sharpening their form with the northern classics just around the corner.
Bobbie Traksel wins Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne.
A crafty Bobbie Traksel (Vacansoleil) takes a three-up sprint to win a soggy Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne.