Four U.S. Riders ready for battle at Leige-Bastogne-Leige

American's Daniel, Vermeulen, Howes and Warbasse line up for Pro Teams at the one of the Spring Classics toughest races this Sunday

The 103rd edition Liège-Bastogne-Liège is the final race of the three Ardennes Classics. 

American riders Larry Warbasse (Aqua Blue Sport), Alexey Vermeulen (LottoNL-Jumbo), Alex Howes (Cannondale-Drapac), and Gregory Daniel (Trek-Segafredo) will be at the start line this Sunday.

Freezing temperatures are expected for the start of the race, but no snow is forecast, which struck last year's event.

Alex Howes from Cannondale-Drapac finished in 21st place last year, just 12 seconds behind winner Wout Poels from Team Sky. He's had a great start to his season, winning the mountains classification at the Vuelta al Pais Vasco and finishing in 25th place finish at Amstel Gold Race recently.

Liège-Bastogne-Liège is one of the hardest one day races, at 258 kilometers, contains 10 climbs, totalling around 4,000 metres of climbing - harder than some Tour de France mountain stages.

You can find our full 2017 Liège–Bastogne–Liège race preview here

VIDEO: 2016 Liège–Bastogne–Liège Highlights

LIVE STREAM

You can follow and watch the race on our LIVE STREAM this Sunday April 23rd.

Liège–Bastogne–Liège starts at 10:25 CET and the finish is expected around 16:50 CET this Sunday April 23rd. We'll be providing live coverage of the whole race starting 05:00 EST to 12:00 EST in North America.

That's 09:00 GMT to 16:00 GMT in the United Kingdom and 10:00 CET to 17:00 CET in Europe, local time and 20:00 AEST onwards in Australia.

Pro Cycling fans in North America can tune in at a more reasonable time of around 09:00 EST to watch the final 3 hours of racing, which at that point should see fireworks!

We'll also be bringing LIVE VIDEO FEEDS from a number of soures, combined with our live updates on our live stream and on twitter.

Our live stream has been optimized so viewers can follow the race and access live video on mobile devices and tablets too.


 

 
Tag: procyclingclassics
 
Apr 22 2018 - NEWS: Woods puts EF Education First - Drapac p/b Cannondale on Li├Ęge podium
Apr 22 2018 - NEWS: Bob Jungels wins Liege-Bastogne-Liege after solo attack
Apr 18 2018 - NEWS: Alaphilippe takes Valverde's Crown and wins Fleche Wallonne
Apr 15 2018 - NEWS: Michael Valgren wins the Classic Amstel Gold Race
Apr 12 2018 - NEWS: World champion Peter Sagan is Back this Sunday at the Amstel Gold Race
Apr 13 2018 - NEWS: Gilbert, Terpstra and Alaphilippe headline Quick-Step Floors Amstel Gold Team
Apr 11 2018 - NEWS: Tim Wellens wins Brabantse Pijl as riders honor Michael Goolaerts
Apr 09 2018 - NEWS: Cycling mourns death of 23-year-old Michael Goolaerts
Apr 08 2018 - NEWS: World Champion Peter Sagan wins Paris-Roubaix after decisive attack
Apr 06 2018 - NEWS: BMC Racing's full force behind Greg Van Avermaet at Paris-Roubaix
Apr 04 2018 - NEWS: Fabio Jakobsen wins Scheldeprijs as Level Crossing causes Chaos
Apr 03 2018 - NEWS: All you need to know about the 2018 Paris-Roubaix
Mar 24 2018 - NEWS: Nikki Terpstra solos to emphatic win at the Tour of Flanders
Mar 30 2018 - NEWS: Quick-Step Floors a force to be reckoned with at the Tour of Flanders
Mar 28 2018 - NEWS: Yves Lampaert wins Dwars Door Vlaanderen for the second time