Alejandro Valverde waited until the final 125 metres before unleashing a finishing kick that no one could match to seal a record-equalling third Fleche Wallonne victory in dominant style. Julian Alaphilippe and Michael Albasini completed the podium in a race that will best be remembered for being largely forgettable. Continue reading
Another weekend, another one of those late-summer one-day classics. This time the action moves to Brittany, hotbed of French cycling, for the 48th edition of WorldTour race GP Ouest France-Plouay.