Ian Stannard delivered one of the most impressive individual performances in recent memory as he single-handedly saw off Tom Boonen and a couple of his Etixx-Quick Step teammates to become the first man to win consecutive Omloop Het Nieuwsblads since Peter van Petegem almost two decades ago.
It’s here!! The flag has been dropped at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, and the cobble season is upon us. It’s a time for the hard men of the peloton to duke it out on the hellingen and pavé, and there are not many harder than IAM Cycling’s Heinrich Haussler. Look! He’s already gloveless – I love him. Continue reading