Liege-Bastogne-Liege

Former Olympic champion cyclist Alexander Vinokourov to face corruption trial

Former Olympic champion cyclist Alexander Vinokourov to face corruption trial

The 44-year-old Kazakh, who won Olympic road race gold in London in 2012 having served a two-year doping ban from 2007-09, is accused of having paid Russian Alexander Kolobnev 150,000 euros ($178,000) to let him win the 2010 Liege-Bastogne-Liege prestigious one-day classic.

Dec 20, 2017, 00:47 AM IST
Vincenzo Nibali focussed on Liege as Astana doping troubles fade

Vincenzo Nibali focussed on Liege as Astana doping troubles fade

Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali said he was focussed on Sunday`s Liege-Bastogne-Liege one-day classic now that his Astana team had seen the threat of suspension lifted.

Apr 25, 2015, 08:58 AM IST

Simon Gerrans pulls out of Tour de France

Australian champion Simon Gerrans did not start the 17th stage of the Tour de France on Wednesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 19:19 PM IST

Gerrans makes history for Australia in Liege-Bastogne-Liege

Simon Gerrans became the first Australian to win Liege-Bastogne-Liege on Sunday.

Apr 28, 2014, 00:30 AM IST

Gilbert unconcerned by Fleche disappointment

Amstel Gold winner Philippe Gilbert brushed off his disappointing 10th placed finish at Fleche Wallonne, insisting he is focused on Sunday`s Liege-Bastogne-Liege.

Apr 24, 2014, 09:00 AM IST

Philippe Gilbert wins Liege-Bastogne-Liege cycling race

Belgium`s love of cycling`s tough one-day classics came to a dramatic crescendo when Philippe Gilbert finally landed a "dream" victory at Liege-Bastogne-Liege.

Apr 26, 2011, 09:24 AM IST

Philippe Gilbert wins Liege-Bastogne-Liege cycling race

Belgium`s love of cycling`s tough one-day classics came to a dramatic crescendo when Philippe Gilbert finally landed a "dream" victory at Liege-Bastogne-Liege.

Apr 26, 2011, 09:24 AM IST