Dwars door Vlaanderen sets stage for Classics to come - Preview

The cobbled classics season may have officially begun nearly a month ago with the 'opening weekend' of Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne, but there's a sense that it all kicks off in earnest on Wednesday at Dwars door Vlaanderen – the beginning of a three-week period that's as eagerly anticipated as any of the Grand Tours.

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