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  1. Photo Essay: The grand finale of the classicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Velonews

    Team LottoNL-Jumbo's trademark celeste green Bianchi machines were ready for the Ardennes opener in Maastricht at the 51st editon of Amstel Gold Race. Photo: Iri Greco / BrakeThrough Media After a recent injury due to an altercation with a motorist while out training, Philippe Gilbert made his return to racing at the 2016 Amstel Gold Race under a watchful eye.

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  2. Sanchez impressed with form after equaling best result at Liege-Bastogne-LiegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Cycling News

    With former winner Philippe Gilbert out with a broken finger, Samuel Sanchez was had to step into the leadership role for BMC at Liege-Bastogne-Liege . Despite a recent victory at the Vuelta al Pais Vasco, Sanchez was, at best, a dark horse.

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  3. Costa takes third in Liege-Bastogne-Liege after 'toughest day ever on a bike'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... given standout pre-race favourites like Vincenzo Nibali (Astana), Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) and Philippe Gilbert (BMC Racing) were either not racing, not present in the final winning break of four, or not on top of their game. "The new ...

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  4. Australian cyclist Porte on the slow-burner after 2015 'disaster'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... any pressure on me to perform and we've still got a good team here even though Phil's (former winner Philippe Gilbert) out. "It would be a dream to win it but realistically I've not done any specific training for this race. "I think guys like ...

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  5. Giro d'Italia: Nibali, Landa, Cancellara, Gilbert named in provisional line-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Cycling News

    The Giro d'Italia has released the provisional line-up for this year's race with Vincenzo Nibali , Mikel Landa , Rafal Majka , Alejandro Valverde and Tom Dumoulin headlining the general classification riders. Fabian Cancellara , Philippe Gilbert and Andre Greipel are two more big names that will be taking part in the Corsa Rosa .

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  6. Gilbert out of Liege-Bastogne-LiegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Cycling News

    Philippe Gilbert will not take the start of Lige-Bastogne-Lige on Sunday after suffering through the Amstel Gold Race and La Flche Wallonne without factoring in the race. The 2011 winner of the race underwent surgery last week for multiple fractures to his middle finger suffered in an altercation with two men while out training.

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  7. Porte looking forward to Tour de Romandie following Mount Etna training campRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Cycling News

    Geraint Thomas celebrates on the podium with Australia's Richie Porte and Spain's Alberto Contador after he won the 74th edition of the Paris-Nice When Richie Porte lines up on Sunday for Liege-Bastogne-Liege - his first race in almost a month - he will have an open mind about his prospects in a team also including Philippe Gilbert and Samuel Sanchez . However, at his next World Tour event, the Tour de Romandie [April 26-May 1], Porte hopes to step up a gear in a season that he is steering steadily towards his first peak at the Tour de France in July where he will be BMC 's co-leader with American Tejay van Garderen .

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  8. Local riders fail to shine in Belgium's Fleche WallonneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... Wallonne like in 2016, was exactly a decade ago. Vanendert's 18th place, in fact was the worst result since Philippe Gilbert (BMC Racing) took 18th in 2007. Whilst Gilbert's injuries yesterday mean that the country's top Ardennes racer of recent ...

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  9. Gilbert battles on in La Fleche Wallonne despite broken fingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Cycling News

    Philippe Gilbert put a brave face on what was clearly a very tough Flche Wallonne for the Belgian rider, who finished 91st after sliding out of the running in the final 25 kilometres of the race. Ever since his triumphant 2011 spring campaign when he won all three Ardennes Classics, as well as Brabantse Pijl, Gilbert has had mixed fortunes at Flche Wallonne.

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  10. Gallery: Cagey Valverde sprints to Fleche winRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Velonews

    Nursing a broken finger, Philippe Gilbert was racing FlA che Wallonne mostly to build form going into the Giro d'Italia. Photo: Tim De Waele There were plenty of obstacles on the road to avoid during the 196km FlA che Wallonne.

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  11. Gilbert at La Fleche Wallonne more in hope than expectationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Cycling News

    Philippe Gilbert of the BMC team celebrates as he crosses the finish line under heavy rain to win the 12th stage of the 98th Giro d'Italia. In the early months of 2013, Tom Boonen's injured elbow became such a point of discussion in Flanders that it even spawned its own Twitter account.

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  12. Preview: Who will master the Mur de Huy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Velonews

    ... manage to score one or two wins per year with the team." Veterans such as Joaquim RodrA guez (Katusha) and Philippe Gilbert (BMC Racing), both former winners, hope to be up to the challenge coming from younger riders. Gilbert struggled in Sunday's ...

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  13. Second Amstel Gold Race win for Gasparotto - Weekend WrapRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... of rain benefitted the breakaway with the wet twisty roads slowing the peloton's chase but with 25km to go, Philippe Gilbert (BMC) was distanced as several pre-race favourites fell out of contention. Roman Kreuziger and Wellens both tried long range ...

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  14. Gilbert pays price for broken finger in Amstel Gold RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Cycling News

    Three-times Amstel Gold Race winner Philippe Gilbert paid a high price for his injured hand on Sunday, with the knock-on effects of the fractured finger effectively knocking the rider out of the battle for victory. Gilbert had insisted that rather than a top favourite for victory on Sunday, his injury made him an outsider in the race.

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  15. Colbrelli undecided if third at Amstel Gold Race means glass is half-full or half-emptyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... for too long. Reading the race, Colbrelli said, had in any case proved very tricky since the moment when Philippe Gilbert (BMC Racing), always a key factor in the Amstel Gold since 2010 and his first of three wins, surprisingly faded from the front ...

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  16. Matthews has to settle for fifth at Amstel Gold RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... for the final time safely ensconced in a reduced front group that had already shed contenders such as Philippe Gilbert (BMC) and Michal Kwiatkowski (Sky), the chances of an Orica-GreenEdge victory seemed ever greater, but their leading men would ...

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  17. Amstel Gold Race: Start line quotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Cycling News

    Just 12 kilometres separate Maastricht from Valkenburg, but the Amstel Gold Race peloton takes the long road from the Markt as they travel some 248 kilometres of tortuous Limburg roads before reaching the finish over the top of the Cauberg. Three-time winner Philippe Gilbert was, as ever, at the centre of attention at the start in Maastricht on Sunday morning, as the Belgian lined out for the first time since fracturing his finger during an altercation with a motorist last week.

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  18. Gasparotto wins Amstel Gold race for second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... four seconds behind with Italian Sonny Colbrelli winning the sprint for third. Three-time former winner Philippe Gilbert of Belgium, who was nursing a broken finger, lost touch with the lead peloton 30km from the end while last year's winner, ...

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  19. No pressure for Edvald Boasson Hagen at Amstel Gold after Paris-RoubaixRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... Impey and [Simon] Gerrans," predicts Zemke. "They will be a massively strong squad, together with BMC and Philippe Gilbert." Zemke refuses to believe that Gilbert will be significantly weaker on Sunday after his training accident last week. "He ...

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  20. Gilbert: I'm not the favourite for Amstel Gold RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Cycling News

    As befits a rider who has won the event three times and claimed a world title on the same finale to boot, Philippe Gilbert usually sets out as the default favourite for Amstel Gold Race , but he is unsure of his prospects this time out as he races for the first time since fracturing his finger following an altercation with a motorist during a training ride last week. "You need to be realistic.

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