Latest News from the Race
Matthews: I don't think too many riders could do what I've done in the last racesAustralian on making the best of injury-hit start to season at cobbled Classics
Peter Sagan and Valverde climb WorldTour rankingsQuick-Step Floors lead team standings after early-season run of success
Demol: Degenkolb has not been at his best since his accident'Today my legs were pretty good but I wasn't well enough positioned' says sprinter
The race marked the 11th round of the UCI WorldTour and took the peloton through the Flanders area of Belgium for another day of cobbles.
Unlike previous years, the peloton was greeted with sunny skies and a relatively smooth race all the way to the finish line in Wevelgem.
2018 Gent-Wevelgem - Brief Results
|#||Rider Name (Country) Team||Result|
|1||Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe||5:53:37|
|2||Elia Viviani (Ita) Quick-Step Floors|
|3||Arnaud Demare (Fra) FDJ|
|4||Christophe Laporte (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits|
|5||Jens Debusschere (Bel) Lotto Soudal|
|6||Oliver Naesen (Bel) AG2R La Mondiale|
|7||Matteo Trentin (Ita) Mitchelton-Scott|
|8||Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quick-Step Floors|
|9||Jasper Stuyven (Bel) Trek-Segafredo|
|10||Wout Van Aert (Bel) Veranda's Willems Crelan|
Top News on the Race
Demare outwitted in finale of Gent-Wevelgem'Other riders were more cunning than me'
No regrets for Lefevere after Quick-Step Floors loses Gent-Wevelgem'It was not possible to play it differently in this kind of race'
Tearful Viviani rues missed chance as Sagan wins Gent-WevelgemNo Scheldeprijs for Italian sprinter
Peter Sagan: Gent-Wevelgem is very different to the Tour of FlandersWorld champion warms up for Ronde with third win in Wevelgem
Vanmarcke riding form and confidence into Belgian Classics'These races are the most beautiful and interesting races of the year for me'
Viviani the go-to guy for Gent-Wevelgem as Gaviria's absence opens cobbled Classics doorsItalian earns leadership status at Quick-Step as he claims sixth win of 2018, and first in Europe
Matthews to share lead in E3 Harelbeke and Gent-WevelgemBrand and van Dijk set for Gent-Wevelgem
Gent-Wevelgem to include dirt roads for women and men in 2018Race honours New Zealand's WWI Cycling Corps