Deignan captures her first Liège
At the end of a tremendous show of courage in the difficult conditions of the rainy Ardennes, Lizzie Deignan claimed Liege-Bastogne-Liege for the first time of her career. The Brit powered away on the Cote de la Redoute never to be caught despite the strong counter-attack of Grace Brown. She wins this 4th edition of the race ahead of Brown and Ellen Van Dijk. Thanks to her success,...
Van der Breggen and Van Vleuten spearhead Women's Liège
Despite the long tradition of the men’s event, the Women’s Liège-Bastogne-Liège is still a relatively young race with only three editions on its record books. The two marquee names of the female peloton in this decade have so far been dominant in this Classic, with two victories under Anna van der Breggen’s name (2017 and 2018) and one under Annemiek...
Ardennes Classics: Women’s races to be broadcasted live
- Both Flèche Wallonne and Liège-Bastogne-Liège Femmes will be broadcasted live for the first time ever. Live coverage of the race, produced by Belgian host broadcaster RTBF, will be available for viewers across 190 countries via 20 TV channels.
- Dutch rider Anna Van der Breggen will sport the rainbow jersey on the Flèche Wallonne after her double...
A.S.O.’s UCI WORLD TOUR CALENDAR 2020
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has announced the dates of its new calendar following the postponement of numerous cycling races and events.
With regards to A.S.O.’s UCI World Tour events, return to play will begin with the Critérium du Dauphiné from the 12th to the 16th August, over 5 days instead of the usual 8. It will be essential in preparing...
Postponement of the 2020 Liège-Bastogne-Liège
As part of the fight against the spread of Coronavirus (COVID19), Amaury Sport Organisation, with the agreement of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), has decided to not organise Liège-Bastogne-Liège race on its scheduled date.
In close collaboration with the UCI and with the assistance of the other parties concerned, the organisers have...
Teams selection for 2020 The Flèche Wallonne Women and Liège-Bastogne-Liège Women
Ardennes classics’ organizers selected the teams for the next the Flèche Wallonne Women (April 22nd) and the next Liège-Bastogne-Liège Women (April 26th).
The 23 following teams are selected for both races :
Alé BTC Ljubljana (Ita)
Canyon //SRAM Racing (Ger)
CCC – Liv (Pol)
Eurovision Sport extends deal with A.S.O.
In the context of its collaboration prolongation with both A.S.O. (for media rights on the Tour de France) and Unipublic (for media rights on La Vuelta), Eurovision Sport also announced this deal would also include several women’s races for the first time: La Course by Le Tour avec FDJ, Liège-Bastogne-Liège and Flèche Wallonne women’s races from...
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