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Van Aert, Stuyven Endure Fractures, Dominated Out of Ronde van Vlaanderen


Visma Lease-a-Bike star Wout Van Aert suffered a number of rib and collarbone fractures in a crash right now at Dwars door Vlaanderen and won’t journey the remaining spring classics, in accordance with media experiences from Belgium right now.

This has now been confirmed by his staff:

Lidl-Trek’s Jasper Stuyven, a key lieutenant and darkish horse contender in each Flanders and Paris-Roubaix, can also be anticipated to overlook the cobbled classics from this level on with a damaged collarbone from the identical crash. His staff has not confirmed this but.

For Lidl-Trek’s chief Mads Pedersen, the information is extra cautiously optimistic.

Lastly, Intermarche star Biniam Girmay can also be anticipated to soldier on after happening in the identical crash.

Additional particulars to return.

For Van Aert and his Belgian residence followers, it’s a 3rd consecutive disappointment on residence soil, as he was held out of the 2022 Ronde with Covid, and appeared to peak too early final yr after profitable the E3 Saxo Financial institution Traditional and sharing the victory at Gent-Wevelgem with teammate Christophe LaPorte, lowering his health simply sufficient to see him miss the profitable transfer at Flanders. Laporte can also be out for Flanders, leaving the staff brief its two prime choices, although Matteo Jorgenson took the honors at Dwars right now with Tiesj Benoot serving to, and former Paris-Roubaix winner Dylan van Baarle ready within the wings, so they’re removed from hopeless.

Lidl-Trek need to hope Pedersen is 100% or near it Sunday, although. No Stuyven means the previous World Champ is their solely rider able to a win, in all chance, although if he can go he may have wonderful assist from Jonathan Milan and Tom De Clerq.

Mathieu van der Poel will probably be a heavy favourite for a 3rd win, although he’ll see an elevated burden on account of the crashes and the removing of different potential winners.



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