Another Valverde-Alaphilippe showdown? Liege-Bastogne-Liege preview

Last year when Alejandro Valverde was asked in a Movistar press conference which victory he wanted the most in the Ardennes Classics, he did not even hesitate for one millisecond before saying Liège-Bastogne-Liège. After his shock defeat on the slopes of the Mur de Huy in Wednesday's Fléche Wallonne, the question is: Can Valverde bounce back high enough to win on the final climb to Ans come Sunday?

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