Heinrich Haussler's cycling dream team

Heinrich Haussler
Heinrich Haussler picks his dream team (Image credit: Getty Images)

With the Spring Classics usually well under way by this time, but with no racing due for the foreseeable future due to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, we've dug out our chats with some of the sport's most-well-known personalities as they pick their dream teams for the Spring Classics.

Next up is Bahrain McLaren Classics specialist Heinrich Haussler – the veteran Australian-German who boasts wins in stages of both the Tour de France and the Vuelta a España, and came within a whisker of winning the 2009 Milan-San Remo, when he was beaten on the line by a fast-finishing Mark Cavendish, who nevertheless features in this team.

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Daniel Benson

Daniel Benson was the Editor in Chief at Cyclingnews.com between 2008 and 2022. Based in the UK, he joined the Cyclingnews team in 2008 as the site's first UK-based Managing Editor. In that time, he reported on over a dozen editions of the Tour de France, several World Championships, the Tour Down Under, Spring Classics, and the London 2012 Olympic Games. With the help of the excellent editorial team, he ran the coverage on Cyclingnews and has interviewed leading figures in the sport including UCI Presidents and Tour de France winners.