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Can the Dutch break their duck in Amstel?

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By: Stephen Farrand

Robert Gesink (Rabobank) and Karsten Kroon (BMC) will be out to end a nine-year spell without a Dutch winner at the Amstel Gold Race on Sunday, but the odds look stacked against them as the best hilly classics riders in the peloton begin the week of the hilly Ardennes classics at the race. Erik Dekker was the last Dutchman to raise the huge glass of beer awarded to the winner back in 2001 and Dutch riders have only won 17 of the 44 editions of the biggest one-day race in the Netherlands. Kroon lives ...

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