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Tuesday | Velonews

Cancellara still chasing history in the monuments

Fabian Cancellara said it himself - only the win matters - but he still closed his 2014 spring classics campaign with an impressive run.

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Related Topix: Fassa Bortolo, Cycling, Fabian Cancellara, Vlaanderen - Capri Sonne - T Interim, Flanders, Quickstep, Stijn Devolder, Discovery Channel, Hayden Roulston

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Cycling News

Gallery: The best of the cobbled Classics

Aside from the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad , the 2014 Spring Classics were raced in some of the most pleasant weather of recent years, and the balmy temperatures in Europe over the winter produced a peloton brimming with form.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Quickstep

PezCycling News

EuroTrash Roubaix Monday

That's the Hell of the North done and dusted for another year and we have everything you need to know here in EuroTrash Monday.

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Related Topix: Saunier Duval - Prodir, Cycling, Chris Horner, Quickstep, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Suria

Wiggins vows to earn Team Sky Tour place

Former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins vowed to earn his place on the Sky team to support defending champion Chris Froome in July after finishing ninth at Paris-Roubaix.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Summer Olympics, Tour de France, Credit Agricole, Cycling, Tom Boonen, Quickstep, Niki Terpstra

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Terpstra wins Paris-Roubaix race

Omega Pharma team cyclist Niki Terpstra of the Netherlands celebrates after he wins the 112th edition of the Paris-Roubaix cycling classic, a 257 kilometer one day race, of which 51,1 kilometers are run on cobblestones, at the velodrome in Roubaix, northern France, on Sunday, April 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: Fassa Bortolo, Cycling, Fabian Cancellara, Quickstep

IcNetwork

Paris-Roubaix 2014: Geraint Thomas finishes seventh as Sir Bradley...

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Related Topix: Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins, Cycling, Quickstep, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara

PezCycling News

Roubaix'14: Terpstra Takes It

Race Report: Crashes, attacks, punctures - it was the usual beautiful mayhem that is Paris-Roubaix today with Patrick Lefevre's OmegaPharma-Quickstep squad once again showing their strength in numbers and tactics as Niki Terpstra surged clear in a late solo move from an elite group of favorites.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Quickstep, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Niki Terpstra, Summer Olympics, Greg Van Avermaet

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Velonews

Pro Bike: Tom Boonen's Specialized Roubaix SL4

Tom Boonen's bike is mostly identical to the one he rode to his Paris-Roubaix victory in 2012, save the addition of some new, much larger tires, the result of a special project between Omega Pharma sponsor Specialized and boutique tire brand FMB.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Quickstep

Cycling News

Sagan not at Paris-Roubaix for a holiday

It's all but impossible for Peter Sagan to fly under the radar in the build-up to any race, but he certainly enters Paris-Roubaix without quite the same level of expectation or scrutiny that he faced in the build-up to Milan-San Remo and the Tour of Flanders.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Flanders, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara, Quickstep

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Velonews

Boonen promises to deliver as pressure mounts ahead of Roubaix

Omega Pharma boss Patrick Lefevere says he's only interested in "big fish," yet so far during this year's northern classics season, his boys have only come back with nibbles.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Quickstep, Flanders, Vlaanderen - Capri Sonne - T Interim

Cycling News

Video: Top 10 riders to watch in Paris-Roubaix

On Sunday morning the pro peloton will line up for the start of Paris-Roubaix in Compiegne, France.

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Related Topix: Fassa Bortolo, Cycling, Fabian Cancellara, Flanders, Quickstep

Critical Section

Thursday, 04/10/14

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Related Topix: Fassa Bortolo, Cycling, Fabian Cancellara, Quickstep

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Cycling News

Boonen: Room for improvement ahead of Paris-Roubaix

After his seventh place in the Tour of Flanders and a calm Scheldeprijs today, there is only one more race left in the Spring Classics for Tom Boonen , and one chance to salvage his Spring Classics season.

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Related Topix: Flanders, Cycling, Quickstep, Vlaanderen - Capri Sonne - T Interim, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Cycling News

Petacchi unable to repeat 2009 Scheldeprijs win

The team leader for the star-studded Omega Pharma Quick-Step team at the Scheldeprijs was a somewhat unexpected name.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Quickstep, Fassa Bortolo, Alessandro Petacchi, Tyler Farrar, Health Net Presented by Maxxis

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Podium Cafe

Scheldeprijs Preview: Throwing the Sprinters a Bone

The Scheldeprijs is a flattish 200km mid-week classic run up near Antwerp, and passing pretty close to Tom Boonen's hometown of Mol.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Quickstep

Cycling News

Phinney wants to be in the finale at Paris-Roubaix

At the Tour of Flanders , Taylor Phinney's task was to infiltrate the early break and lay the groundwork for his BMC teammate Greg Van Avermaet.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Flanders, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara, Quickstep

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Cycling News

Cavendish to miss Scheldeprijs

Omega Pharma-QuickStep has confirmed that Mark Cavendish will not ride Wednesday's Scheldeprijs race.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Quickstep, Alessandro Petacchi, Fassa Bortolo

Podium Cafe

Notes From the Cobbles Desk

Such a category will always, in any race, have numerous nominees, particularly in a seven-hour slog like de Ronde.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Quickstep

Sun Apr 06, 2014

BBC News

Cancellara wins third Tour of Flanders

Cancellara, who won the race in 2010 and 2013, beat Greg van Avermaet and Sep Vanmarcke after a gruelling race from Brugge to Oudenaarde in Belgium.

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Related Topix: Flanders, Cycling, Quickstep

Suria

Spring Classics set to explode into life...

Some of the greatest cyclists in the world will begin the battle for the main Spring Classics when the Tour of Flanders gets underway on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Flanders, Cycling, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara, Quickstep, Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins

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