After a last-minute call-up to race Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, Alex Howes makes the breakaway in "a different universe" of pro cycling.
Could Van Avermaet have won Omloop if he'd played the tactics differently? We debate an exciting classics opener and look ahead to the spring season.
With back-to-back wins in Belgian opener, Deceuninck-Quick-Step puts classics rivals on notice.
Stybar attacks from select lead group to go solo over the line, punishing Van Avermaet's earlier aggression.
We are approaching one of the most exciting times of the cycling season — spring classics. Here is what to expect on opening weekend in Belgium.
Saturday's Omloop Het Nieuwsblad marks the start of the 2019 classics season.