The cobbles are over, the Ardennes are on. This year’s Amstel Gold has gone down in legend already. And the tweets were not backward in coming forward about the man who won it.
It was the start of Holy Week on Sunday, the week that Classics fans wait anxiously for every season. It begins with the Ronde van Vlaanderen and finishes next Sunday with Paris-Roubaix. So let us ride over the cobbles and hellingen in the Twitterstream and bring you the best of the bunch.
A stinger of a mountain top finish and all the Belgian cobbles and mud you could wish for. It’s a perfect mix for cycle racing in August.