Belgium announces five for men's Olympic road team

The Belgian cycling federation on Friday named five riders who will represent the country in the road race at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, with Classics riders Greg Van Avermaet and Phillippe Gilbert headlining the list. The BMC Racing teammates will be joined in Rio by talented climbers Laurens De Plus (Etixx-QuickStep), Serge Pauwels (Dimension Data) and recent Tour of Poland winner Tim Wellens (Lotto-Soudal).

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