Evenepoel, Van Avermaet, Van Aert to race virtual Tour of Flanders on Sunday

The riders attack the cobbles
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The 104th edition of the Tour of Flanders will not take place as planned on Sunday, but the organisers are holding a 'virtual', online edition of the race, featuring 13 of the world's best Classics riders. 

2019 Flanders champion Alberto Bettiol (EF Pro Cycling) will be on the virtual start-line for what's being dubbed the 'DeRonde 2020 lockdown edition', along with Greg Van Avermaet (CCC Team), Oliver Naesen (AG2R La Mondiale), Jasper Stuyven (Trek-Segafredo), Mike Teunissen and Wout van Aert (both Jumbo-Visma). 

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