Jakob Fuglsang (Astana), winner of Liège-Bastogne-Liège: “It’s an amazing feeling. This week was a big goal for me and to crown it with a victory in such a race is just amazing. I don’t know why it came late. First I had to grow up. This season, it seems like everything has come together. Now it clicks. It took some time but now I hope I have two...
Davide Formolo (Bora-Hansgrohe), 2nd of the 2019 Liège-Bastogne-Liège: “The last two years I’ve been really close to the win in Liège. Today I just missed a few pedal strokes to stay with Jakob. He was the strongest today and I think I was really close to him. I was feeling really bad in first three hours with the cold weather. Maybe it was the...
Maximilian Schachmann (Bora-Hansgrohe), 3rd in the 2019 Liège-Bastogne-Liège: “I’m super happy to have been in front in the Amstel, La Flèche, and Liège. They’re very hard races and I’m delighted to take third here because it’s the most prestigious. I think Fuglsang deserves his win with the way he raced. I couldn’t...
Jakob Fuglsang (Astana) delivered on Sunday, capping off an impressive classics campaign with a solo win in the 105th edition of La Doyenne. The 34-year-old Danish champ made the most of the new route and built his victory in the Côte de la Roche-aux-Faucons before soloing away from everyone with 13 km to go to claim his 20th professional win, the first one in a one-day...
Results in Liège:
1. Jakob Fuglsang (Astana)
2. Davide Formolo (Bora-Hansgrohe) +27”
3. Maximilian Schachmann (Bora-Hansgrohe) +57"
4. Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) +57"
5. Michael Woods (EF Education First) +57"
Jakob Fuglsang (Astana) wins the 105th edition of La Doyenne!
Jakob Fuglsang (Astana) is storming to the victory.
Only 3 kilometres to go for Jakob Fuglsang (Astana). The Nibali group has caught Michael Woods (EF Education First).
Jakob Fuglsang (Astana) survives a near-crash in the downhill and maintains a 25" lead over Davide Formolo (Bora-Hansgrohe).
Jakob Fuglsang is alone in the lead.
Nibali, Teuns, Yates, Landa, Schachmman and Gaudu +35”
The rest of the bunch: +45”
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