Boonen: I’ve still got a lot of work to do

There’s a huge amount of tradition in Belgian cycling and its first weekend of racing on the Belgian calendar. Part of that tradition was the racing performances of the Etixx-QuickStep-riders of Patrick Lefevere. Per usual, they bounce back in Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne on Sunday after missing out on the flowers on Saturday in the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad. The first part was no different this season. On Saturday they were always trailing and team leader Tom Boonen finished eleventh.

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