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Soudal-Quick Step

Link to Patrick Lefevere: Tim Merlier is a calmer sprinter than Jasper Philipsen
Patrick Lefevere's Soudal Quick-Step are led by sports directors Klaas Lodewyck and Geert Van Bondt in the UAE

Patrick Lefevere: Tim Merlier is a calmer sprinter than Jasper Philipsen

Soudal Quick-Step team boss praises his star sprinter after stage 1 victory at UAE Tour

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We got our hands on Evenepoel's team bike ahead of the Volta ao Algarve

Remco Evenepoel’s Specialized S-Works Tarmac SL8

We take a look at the Belgium national champion's bike ahead of the Volta ao Algarve

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Link to Remco Evenepoel: Tour de France gravel stage isn't dangerous but will look crazy
Evenepoel thinks the gravel stage will look more chaotic than it actually will be

Remco Evenepoel: Tour de France gravel stage isn't dangerous but will look crazy

With 2024 marking Evenepoel's first crack at the Tour de France, every interview and press conference is focused on his July ambitions

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Link to Figueira Champions Classic: Remco Evenepoel rides to victory alone to kick off season
Remco Evenepoel has made a habit of winning in his Belgian national champion's kit

Figueira Champions Classic: Remco Evenepoel rides to victory alone to kick off season

Soudal Quick-Step's Tour de France hopeful begins his 2024 campaign in perfect fashion, attacking with over 50km to ride and soloing to the line

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Link to Patrick Lefevere wishes Remco Evenepoel had targeted Giro d'Italia this season
Remco Evenepoel left last year's Giro d'Italia whilst in the lead of the race

Patrick Lefevere wishes Remco Evenepoel had targeted Giro d'Italia this season

Soudal Quick-Step team boss would have liked the Belgian to ride both the Giro and Tour de France to alleviate pressure, but decision was made by team coaches

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Link to 'Creating softies' – Patrick Lefevere shoots down Grand Tour innovations
Patrick Lefevere has seen it all in cycling, but is not a fan of the latest ideas proposed by the Movistar team boss

'Creating softies' – Patrick Lefevere shoots down Grand Tour innovations

Soudal Quick-Step team boss and UAE Team Emirates' Matxin Joxean Fernández respond to Eusebio Unzué's idea for shorter Grand Tours and rider substitutions

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Link to Tim Merlier wins photo finish sprint at AlUla Tour after late crash befalls peloton
Tim Merlier just edged out Bryan Coquard on the line, as revealed by the photo finish

Tim Merlier wins photo finish sprint at AlUla Tour after late crash befalls peloton

Arvid de Klein and Juan Sebastián Molano among those who hit the deck, as Soudal Quick-Step sprinter pips rampaging Byran Coquard to the line

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Link to 'I looked like an idiot on TV and came close to quitting' says Gianni Moscon
Gianni Moscon in Soudal Quick-Step colours

'I looked like an idiot on TV and came close to quitting' says Gianni Moscon

Controversial Italian rider offered a chance to rebuild his career at Patrick Lefevere's Soudal Quick-Step team

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Link to Julian Alaphilippe calls into question his Soudal Quick-Step future and possible retirement
Julian Alaphilippe was pleasantly surprised with his level at the Santos Tour Down Under

Julian Alaphilippe calls into question his Soudal Quick-Step future and possible retirement

Two-time world champion discusses Soudal Quick-Step, the Tour Down Under and the Giro d'Italia, as he looks forward to 2024 with fresh ambition and 'grinta'

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Link to Julian Alaphilippe ‘not in top’ shape but signs good at Tour Down Under, says DS
Julian Alaphilippe finished fourth on stage 5 of the Tour Down Under

Julian Alaphilippe ‘not in top’ shape but signs good at Tour Down Under, says DS

Frenchman misses out on Willunga Hill victory after going too early in sprint, as we hear from Soudal Quick-Step's Geert Van Bondt

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Link to Remco Evenepoel and Wout van Aert linked to Bora-Hansgrohe for 2025
Remco Evenepoel (left) and Wout van Aert (right) have been teammates on the national level, but never as part of the same trade team

Remco Evenepoel and Wout van Aert linked to Bora-Hansgrohe for 2025

German media reports that the Red Bull-owned German team could be on the market to sign both Evenepoel and Van Aert to bolster squad for next season

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Link to Milan Eržen: Limited budget meant we couldn’t keep Mikel Landa
Bahrain-Victorious at the start of the Santos Tour Down Under in 2024

Milan Eržen: Limited budget meant we couldn’t keep Mikel Landa

Bahrain-Victorious boss tells GCN that his team are 'the best of the rest, because when we compare our budget and results we’re the best investment in cycling'

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Link to Patrick Lefevere: Knowing Remco Evenepoel, he goes to the Tour de France to win
Remco Evenepoel during a Soudal Quick-Step training camp in Spain

Patrick Lefevere: Knowing Remco Evenepoel, he goes to the Tour de France to win

Belgian team boss draws a line after a rocky period with the Evenepoel family, following interest from Ineos Grenadiers

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Link to Remco Evenepoel unveils Tour de France focused race programme
Remco Evenepoel has previously stated his ambition for the Tour de France is to achieve a top 5 placing

Remco Evenepoel unveils Tour de France focused race programme

Belgian to ride Amstel Gold Race for first time, as Mikel Landa looks to Vuelta a España and Julian Alaphilippe eyes one-day success

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Link to Can Julian Alaphilippe light up Tour Down Under with Willunga Hill fireworks?
Julian Alaphilippe last rode the Tour Down Under a decade ago, when the team were known as Omega Pharma-Quick-Step

Can Julian Alaphilippe light up Tour Down Under with Willunga Hill fireworks?

French rider leads Soudal Quick-Step into a race where he made his debut back in 2014

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Link to Remco Evenepoel’s secret mission to recon Tour de France gravel stages and time trial
Whether it be at the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana in 2022 or the Giro d'Italia a year prior, Remco Evenepoel has previously struggled on gravel stages

Remco Evenepoel’s secret mission to recon Tour de France gravel stages and time trial

Belgian rider goes dark on Strava for three days but the Belgian media are on the case as they watch the rider's every move ahead of his Tour de France debut

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Link to 'Top 5 at the Tour de France is the ambition' says Remco Evenepoel
Remco Evenepoel ended his 2023 campaign following Il Lombardia and Chrono des Nations

'Top 5 at the Tour de France is the ambition' says Remco Evenepoel

Soudal Quick-Step leader reveals goals for 2024, including Liège-Bastogne-Liège and the Olympic Games, after being awarded Belgian Sportsman of the Year

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Link to Julian Alaphilippe returns to the Tour Down Under in 2024
The last time Alaphilippe rode the Tour Down Under was as a fresh faced neo-pro in 2014

Julian Alaphilippe returns to the Tour Down Under in 2024

For the first time since his WorldTour debut in 2014, the Frenchman will be back in Australia to start his 2024 campaign

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Link to Johan Museeuw: Remco Evenepoel has a better chance of winning the Tour de France on another team
Remco Evenepoel (Soudal Quick-Step) and Geraint Thomas (Ineos Grenadiers)

Johan Museeuw: Remco Evenepoel has a better chance of winning the Tour de France on another team

Geraint Thomas believes that the young Belgian rider can win the biggest race in the world

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Link to Julian Alaphilippe's coach let go by Soudal Quick-Step amid tensions with Patrick Lefevere
Julian Alaphilippe has been under the tutelage of Patrick Lefevere since turning pro with the team

Julian Alaphilippe's coach let go by Soudal Quick-Step amid tensions with Patrick Lefevere

Franck Alaphilippe, cousin of Julian, points to problems between the French star and his team boss

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Link to Soudal Quick-Step sign 19-year-old multi-discipline talent Paul Magnier
Paul Magnier took the bronze medal at the U23 European Championship Road Race this year

Soudal Quick-Step sign 19-year-old multi-discipline talent Paul Magnier

Frenchman becomes second rider to move from Trinity Racing to Patrick Lefevere's squad, joining on a three-year deal

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Link to Soudal Quick-Step announce Patrick Lefevere's planned successor
Patrick Lefevere has been CEO of the Quick-Step team since its inception

Soudal Quick-Step announce Patrick Lefevere's planned successor

Jurgen Foré named Chief Operating Officer of Belgian team

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Link to Chicken slices and three cans of Fanta - Remco Evenepoel’s time trial-winning breakfast
Remco Evenepoel revealed his winning breakfast in a recent YouTube video

Chicken slices and three cans of Fanta - Remco Evenepoel’s time trial-winning breakfast

World champion claims his unusual meal has been behind almost all his TT success

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Link to Remco Evenepoel hints at 2024 Tour de France participation via Strava
Remco Evenepoel has only ridden a handful of races in France during his professional career

Remco Evenepoel hints at 2024 Tour de France participation via Strava

Soudal Quick-Step leader titles Calpe ride 'on the way to La Grande Boucle' as he dives into winter training block

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