1952 Tour of Flanders winner Roger Decock dies aged 93

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1952 Tour of Flanders winner Roger Decock has died at his home in Aarsele at the age of 93. The Belgian was the oldest living Ronde winner.

A professional from 1949 to 1961, Decock also claimed victory at Paris-Nice in 1951 and Scheldeprijs in 1954 during a career that overlapped with those of fellow countrymen Briek Schotte, Rik Van Steenbergen and Rik Van Looy.

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