We're heading into the big races in Europe! Warming up with the 'race to the sun', Paris-Nice and the steep climbs of Volta Catalunya before the cobbled classics beckon with the Ardennes to finish! Makes for a cycling calendar packed with quality on SBS!
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Cycling Central

17 Sep 2019 - 9:31 AM  UPDATED 5 DAYS AGO

Paris-Nice on SBS HD

March 7-14

LIVE to Eastern States (delayed to other time zones on SBS HD), LIVE streaming to all SBS On Demand

 

Live on SBS HD: Paris – Nice Stage 1 

SUNDAY MARCH 7 (Sunday night into Monday morning)

0110 - 0310

 

Live on SBS HD: Paris – Nice Stage 2

MONDAY MARCH 8 (Monday night into Tuesday morning)

0015 - 0215

 

Live on SBS HD: Paris – Nice Stage 3 

TUESDAY MARCH 9 

0015 - 0215

 

Live on SBS HD: Paris – Nice Stage 4

WEDNESDAY MARCH 10

0015 - 0215

 

Live on SBS HD: Paris – Nice Stage 5

THURSDAY MARCH 11

0015 - 0215

 

Live on SBS HD: Paris – Nice Stage 6

FRIDAY MARCH 12

0015 - 0215

 

Live on SBS HD: Paris – Nice Stage 7

SATURDAY MARCH 13

2320 - 0120

 

Live on SBS HD: Paris – Nice Stage 8

SUNDAY MARCH 14 

0110 - 0310 

Paris-Nice 2020: Strange but entertaining
Paris-Nice 2020 was the strangest race Matthew Keenan has ever experienced. Hugely entertaining on the one hand, pretty weird and scary in terms of potential coronavirus consequences, on the other.
WATCH: Epic showdown on the final stage of Paris-Nice 2020
It was an epic showdown on the final stage of Paris Nice 2020, for supremacy over the stage and the overall classification.

 

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Volta Catalunya on SBS VICELAND

March 22-28

LIVE to Eastern States (delayed to other time zones on SBS HD), live streaming to all SBS On Demand

 

Live on SBS VICELAND: Volta Catalunya Stage 1

Monday March 22 - 

0145 - 0315

 

Live on SBS VICELAND: Volta Catalunya Stage 2

Tuesday March 23

0145 - 0315

 

Live on SBS VICELAND: Volta Catalunya Stage 3

Wednesday March 24 

0145 - 0315

Live on SBS VICELAND: Volta Catalunya Stage 4

Thursday March 25 

0145 - 0315

 

Live on SBS VICELAND: Volta Catalunya Stage 5

Friday March 26

0145 - 0315

 

Live on SBS VICELAND: Volta Catalunya Stage 6

Saturday March 27

0145 - 0315

 
Live on SBS VICELAND: Volta Catalunya Stage 7

Sunday March 28

0145 - 0315

Lopez claims Catalunya as Formolo takes the finale in Barcelona
Astana’s stunning start to the season continued with an overall victory by Miguel Angel Lopez at the Volta a Catalunya.
Matthews makes it two at Catalunya
Michael Matthews (Team Sunweb) took his second win of the Volta a Catalunya, just out-lasting Phil Bauhaus (Bahrain Merida) in a tight sprint finish.

 

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SPRING CLASSICS 

 

Gent - Wevelgem on SBS

Sunday March 28

LIVE to Eastern States (delayed to other time zones on SBS HD), live streaming to all SBS On Demand

 

Live on SBS: Gent-Wevelgem Women's

Sunday March 28

2200 - 2330

 

Live on SBS: Gent-Wevelgem Men's

Sunday March 28

2330 - 0310

Roy battles to gritty top four finish at Gent-Wevelgem
MItchelton-Scott's Sarah Roy made it into the decisive move of the day fighting to a fourth place, her highest finish at the one-day cobbled Classic.
Pedersen capitalises as Van Aert, Van der Poel feud crushes Gent-Wevelgem chances
The brilliant tactical nous of former world champion Mads Pedersen outfoxed the big stars as he romped to his first major Classics victory at Gent-Wevelgem as the chances of Wout van Aert and Mathieu van der Poel lay destroyed in the wake of their life-long rivalry.

 

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Tour of Flanders on SBS VICELAND

SUNDAY APRIL 4

LIVE to Eastern States (delayed to other time zones on SBS HD), live streaming to all SBS On Demand

 

Live on SBS: Tour of Flanders Women's

SUNDAY APRIL 4

2130 - 2330

 

Live on SBS: Tour of Flanders Men's

SUNDAY APRIL 4

2330 - 0230 

Double Dutch at Flanders, Jai shines in Italy - Zwift Cycling Central Podcast

Christophe and Macka debrief Flanders, the Giro and preview the Vuelta coming up LIVE on SBS.

Van der Poel vanquishes Van Aert at Flanders as Alaphilippe crashes out
Dutchman Mathieu van der Poel conquered his career-long rival Wout Van Aert in a photo-finish sprint to win the Tour of Flanders Monument classic on Sunday, as world champion Julian Alaphilippe crashed out of the race.

 

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Paris - Roubaix on SBS VICELAND

SUNDAY APRIL 11

LIVE TO ALL Australian time zones, live streaming to all SBS On Demand

 

Live on SBS: Paris - Roubaix Women's

SUNDAY APRIL 11

1700 - 2100

 

Live on SBS: Paris - Roubaix Men's

SUNDAY APRIL 11

2100 - 0145

Roubaix: "See you in April 2021" & Demare again at the Giro - Zwift Cycling Central Podcast

In our daily episode, Christophe & Macka talk about the Roubaix cancellation and the latest stage of the Giro 2020

Hot cross cobbles - binge on a bunch of classics
Tour of Flanders last week, Paris Roubaix this weekend - they might not have actually happened but we can still celebrate cycling's Holy Week.

 

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Amstel Gold on SBS VICELAND

Sunday April 18

LIVE to Eastern States (delayed to other time zones on SBS HD), live streaming to all SBS On Demand

 

Live on SBS: Amstel Gold Women's

Sunday April 18

2130 - 2330

 

Live on SBS: Amstel Gold Men's

Sunday April 18

2330 - 0230

Van der Poel triumphs in spectacular Amstel Gold finale
Mathieu van der Poel (Correndon-Circus) was the victor in one of the most memorable race finishes in recent years as he led the field to complete a last-gasp victory ahead of Australian Simon Clarke (EF Education First)
Niewiadoma wins thrilling Amstel Gold race
Kasia Niewiadoma (Canyon-SRAM) was pushed all the way by Annemiek van Vleuten (Mitchelton-Scott) at the women's edition of the Amstel Gold Race after escaping on the final ascent of the famous climb of the Cauberg.

 

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Fleche Wallonne on VICELAND 

Wednesday April 21

LIVE to Eastern States (delayed to other time zones on SBS HD), live streaming to all SBS On Demand

 

Live on SBS VICELAND: Fleche Wallonne Women's

Wednesday April 21

1905 - 2035

 

Live on SBS VICELAND: Fleche Wallonne Men's

Wednesday April 21

2100 - 0100 (earlier live streaming also available via SBS On Demand from 1855 - 2115)

Van der Breggen makes history with sixth win at La Flèche Wallonne
Anna van der Breggen has claimed a record sixth La Flèche Wallonne, holding off an attack from Demi Vollering to cross the line first after a sprint to the top of the Mur de Huy.
Hirschi conquers Mur de Huy to win debut La Flèche Wallonne
Marc Hirschi has extended his stellar run to win the La Flèche Wallonne one-day classic on Wednesday night (AEST), three days after taking the bronze medal at the world championships.

 

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Liege Bastogne Liege on VICELAND

Sunday April 25

LIVE to Eastern States (delayed to other time zones on SBS HD), live streaming to all SBS On Demand

 

Live on SBS VICELAND: Liege Bastogne Liege Women's

Sunday April 25

1900 - 2130

 

Live on SBS VICELAND: Liege Bastogne Liege Men's 

Sunday April 25

2130 - 0125 (earlier live streaming also available via SBS On Demand from 1855 - 2130)

Men's Liège ends in premature celebration and relegation of world champion proportions
Tour de France runner-up Primož Roglič seized the 257km, men's 2020 Liège–Bastogne–Liège on Sunday with a bike throw he started just as Julian Alaphilippe began his victory salute well before the line, the world champion's embarassment exacerbated by relegation.
Australian Grace Brown shines on Liège–Bastogne–Liège debut
Australian Grace Brown has launched a determined counter-attack but was unable to reel in winner Lizzie Deignan as she finished second at the 135km Liège–Bastogne–Liège cycling classic in Belgium, her first appearance at the prestigious race.