Photo Gallery: Liege-Bastogne-Liege

An in-depth look at one of the best Classic's of the season
Julian Alaphilippe was the captain for the race but Jungles was able to sneak off for the victory.
Bob Jungels (LUX – QuickStep – Floors) surprised everyone by jumping out 20 km to go and holding his gap to the line.
Christoph Pfingsten (GER – Bora – Hansgrohe) grits his teeth to make it over one of the final climbs.
Bauke Mollema (NED – Trek – Segafredo) leads in a reduced group as the peloton lays shattered across the race course .
The calm before the storm as the riders head out during their neutral roll out.
Alejandro Valverde (ESP – Movistar) was a heavily marked man and wasn’t able to capitalize on a race he’s done so well at in the past.
The weather for the day was ideal for a Belgian Spring Classic.
Rides start to look for openings to move up to get to the front of the race where the action will soon begin.
Daniel Martin (IRL – UAE Team Emirates) is protected by his teammates as they look to keep him up front and out of trouble.
Romain Bardet (FRA – AG2R – La Mondiale) showed his classiness as a professional bike racer by finishing on the podium of the Spring Classic.
Jelle Vanendert (BEL – Lotto Soudal) goes at it alone in the closing kilometers of the race but was soon caught.
Blue skies greeted the riders as they rolled out.
QuickStep – Floors was their for Julian Alaphilippe but it was his teammate that was able to capitalize on the victory.
Daniel Martin (IRL – UAE Team Emirates) sets off in the closing kilometers but unfortunately suffered from an untimely flat.

Photos: Bettini

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