About The Race
Philippe Gilbert (front) is the defending Liege–Bastogne–Liege champion (Getty)
Liege–Bastogne–Liege, often called La Doyenne ("the oldest") is one of the five Monuments of the European professional road cycling calendar. It is run in the Ardennes region of Belgium, from Liege to Bastogne and back.
Liege-Bastogne-Liege will air at 10:20pm AEST on Sunday 22 April on SBS ONE, again with simultaneous live streaming online. Mike Tomalaris is in the chair as host, with SBS cycling analyst Scott Sunderland. Commentary from Matt Keenan and Scott McGrory.
Belgian champion Philippe Gilbert says there can be no room for error if he is to fight off a quality field, including the hungry Schleck brothers, and defend his coveted Liege-Bastogne-Liege crown today. Full Story