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  1. Pre-Cobbles Power PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Podium Cafe

    ... Julien Vermote and Iljo Keisse for the early work, but after that it's a team full of potential winners. Philippe Gilbert has won this race twice. Matteo Trentin can outsprint Sagan. Niki Terpstra owns a Roubaix cobble. Zdenek Stybar is a ...

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  2. Boonen 'can't wait' for final Omloop Het NieuwsbladRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Cycling News

    ... a strong team that includes a variety of options depending on how the race unfolds. Also in the squad are Philippe Gilbert, Iljo Keisse, Yves Lampaert, Zdenek Stybar, Niki Terpstra, Matteo Trentin and Julien Vermote. Tim Declercq and Dries Devenyns ...

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  3. Tour of Oman 2017: Ben Hermans secures a most beautifula winRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | WORC-FM Worcester

    ... 22 seconds ahead of Costa in the overall classification. More accustomed to playing second fiddle to Philippe Gilbert at Team BMC, Hermans was given his chance at center stage after the Frenchman moved to Quick Step. Hermans has certainly made the ...

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  4. Tour of Oman 2017: Ben Hermans secures 'most beautiful' winRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | GantDaily.com

    ... 22 seconds ahead of Costa in the overall classification. More accustomed to playing second fiddle to Philippe Gilbert at Team BMC, Hermans was given his chance at center stage after the Frenchman moved to Quick Step. Hermans has certainly made the ...

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  5. Ben Hermans boosts his stature in BMC team with Green Mountain victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Cycling News

    ... to seize it as convincingly as Hermans did here. He insisted earlier in the week that the departure of Philippe Gilbert during the off-season has not altered his place in the BMC hierarchy this season, but the manner of his triumph in Oman suggested ...

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  6. Sport24.co.za | Oman winner Hermans hails 'beautiful' maiden TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | News24

    ... Hermans' main claim to fame up to this season was serving as lieutenant to his more decorated compatriot Philippe Gilbert. But after the former world champion's move to Quick Step Hermans has capitalised on what he says is his "newfound ...

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  7. Vendee start for 2018 TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Sky Sports

    Race organisers have confirmed the 2018 Tour de France will start on home soil in the Vendee and Pays de la Loire. The race last started in the Vendee back in 2011 when Philippe Gilbert won the opening stage to secure the first yellow jersey.

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  8. Can Bauer power into Quick-Step's Classics team?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Cycling News

    ... moment they have an incredibly strong line-up and you don't just step in. The team is already strong and Philippe Gilbert joined this year. This is 'the' Classic squad." Bauer's first set of races after the Tour Down Under will see him follow a ...

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  9. Team time trial start times for opening stage of Volta a la Comunitat ValencianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Cycling News

    ... Castroviejo looking after their title hope, Nairo Quintana. The stage will be the first opportunity to see Philippe Gilbert race in the colours of Quick-Step, while they look after the interests of David de la Cruz and Daniel Martin, who won a stage ...

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  10. Cyclo-cross Worlds: Pidcock leads British clean sweep in junior men raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... is considered as a massive talent. On the road, he won the junior edition of Lige-Bastogne-Lige, the 'la Philippe Gilbert juniors'. He also captured the title at the European cyclo-cross championships in Pont-Chteau, France. He won two out of three ...

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  11. Gilbert plans to start the Tour of Flanders 'with a lot of ambition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Cycling News

    After five years in the red and black of BMC Racing, 34-year-old Philippe Gilbert is sporting Quick-Step kit this season, and his change of scenery may see him adding new objectives. According to Belgian RTBF radio, Gilbert will be at the start line of the Tour of Flanders , and not just to put in miles ahead of the Ardennes Classics.

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  12. Quick-Step Floors team presentation - GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... to return to the top step of the podium in both the cobbled and Ardennes classics, with Boonen and newcomer Philippe Gilbert riding the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad together.

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  13. Offseason Capsule: BMC Get Another ChanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Podium Cafe

    ... of BMC, with a cast of more experienced riders and younger talent waiting in the wings. By the first I mean Philippe Gilbert, and by the second I mostly mean Floris Gerts. Four people picked the former for VDS, one hundred and seventy-three picked ...

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  14. Van Avermaet looking forward to taking on Sagan in the Spring ClassicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... in the Classics this year is that he will be the team's sole leader, having previously shared duties with Philippe Gilbert. Not that this was a problem, he said. "The last two or three years we rode well together. "Okay, it was not always easy to ...

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  15. Boonen and Kittel work on their speed at team camp - GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Cycling News

    The Quick-Step Floors team is back in Calpe, Spain for a new year training camp , with Tom Boonen , Marcel Kittel, Dan Martin and Philippe Gilbert clocking up some quality kilometres. While much of Europe is struggling with freezing temperatures, the Quick-Step Floor riders enjoyed some warm sun on day two of their camp, with many riders in shorts as they did leadout and sprints to work on their speed.

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  16. Nys keen to sign British cyclo-cross talent Tom PidcockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... comparisons with Peter Sagan and Mathieu van der Poel. Pidock is also a talented road racer and won the La Philippe Gilbert road race and two stages at the junior Tour of Wales. He also competes on the track and is part of the Great Britain Junior ...

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  17. Quick-Step Floors kicks off 2017 season with Calpe camp - GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Cycling News

    Former BMC Racing rider Philippe Gilbert joined up with fellow Classics legend Tom Boonen on the roads with his new Quick-Step Floors team this week at training camp in Calpe, Spain, before the Belgian team begins to split up, with part of the squad heading for the WorldTour opener at the Tour Down Under and others preparing for their 2017 European campaigns. Boonen will begin his season in Argentina at the Vuelta a San Juan, while Gilbert will likely start his season at the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana.

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  18. Hermans hoping to drop consistency for successRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... go there with the aim of having the team behind me." The Vuelta experience, tied in with the departure of Philippe Gilbert and Darwin Atapuma both of whom had more WorldTour points than Hermans has given Hermans a clearer path. He will still be ...

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  19. BMC announce 2017 line-up as team begins training camp in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... on what he hailed as a successful 2016 season. "Three of our riders, Rohan Dennis, Manuel Quinziato and Philippe Gilbert, became national champions," he said. "Greg Van Avermaet won a stage at the Tour de France and wore the yellow jersey for three ...

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  20. PdC HoFRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Podium Cafe

    ... peak of say 3-5 years. Both types of careers should be considered. Two examples of present day riders: Philippe Gilbert is a rider who for most of his career was a good but not great rider. But his peak in 2011 and the couple of years on either ...

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