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Gent – Wevelgem 2015 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Gent – Wevelgem, the next instalment in Flanders week this year. The race can suit sprinters with big names like Mario Cipollini winning here three times, but also suits strong riders capable of breaking away on one of the short, steep climbs. Recent winners have all been powerful strong sprinters and it shouldn’t be any different this year. Gent – Wevelgem Profile Gent – Wevelgem...

Tour of Oman 2014 Preview

Tour of Oman 2014 Preview

2014 Tour of Oman The WorldTour’s trip around the Middle East moves to Oman this week but this race will have a slightly different feel to the others…it has hills! Pretty much all the big Grand Tour contenders will be in attendance here and the race has a little bit for everyone. The race begins with two stages which suit the sprinters, the second one...

Tour of Qatar 2014 Preview

Tour of Qatar 2014 Preview

Qatar has become a useful holiday destination for cyclists in the last ten years, in particular it’s the sprinters who have the most fun. The race has nearly always been won by a sprinter, usually one who does well in the classics and usually Tom Boonen. The Tour of Qatar has been won 4 times by Tom Boonen who has also won the points competition...