Welcome to Cycling Weekly’s coverage of the 2011 Spring Classics.

The 2011 Spring Classics season kicks off on Saturday March 19 with Milan-San Remo in Italy, then it’s north to Belgium on March 27 to open the cobbled classics with Ghent-Wevelgem followed by the Tour of Flanders (April 3) and Paris-Roubaix (April 10).

The following week, the Ardennes Classics commence with the Amstel Gold Race (April 17), and then La Fleche Wallonne (April 20) and Liege-Bastogne-Liege (April 24) bring the curtain down on the month’s action.

On this page you’ll find links to all of Cycling Weekly‘s online coverage of the Spring Classics, updated daily with the latest news, reports, photos and analysis.

Spring Classics 2011: Schedule

Date Event Country Preview Report Photos
March 19 2011 Milan-San Remo Italy Preview>>


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March 27 2011 Ghent-Wevelgem Belgium Preview>> Report>> -
April 3 2011 Tour of Flanders Belgium Preview>>


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April 10 2011 Paris-Roubaix France Preview>>


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April 17 2011 Amstel Gold Netherlands Preview>>


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April 20 2011 La Fleche Wallonne Belgium Preview>>


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April 24 2011 Liége-Bastogne-Liége Belgium Preview>>


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Spring classics 2011: News stories

Martin’s Classics hopes curtailed by crash

Gilbert gunning to repeat Amstel and Fleche wins in Liege

Roger Hammond dreams of Paris-Roubaix win with Garmin-Cervelo

Mark Cavendish takes his third Scheldeprijs win

Tour of Flanders 2011: Who will win?

Rosseler wins De Panne time trial and overall

Wiggins passes first test for De Panne overall victory

Greipel wins De Panne opener from break

Cancellara’s E3 win teaches hard lesson, says Vaughters

Thomas replaces injured Edvald Boasson Hagen in Ghent-Wevelgem

Thomas second in Dwars door Vlaanderen as Nuyens wins

Cavendish sick in San Remo but thrilled with Goss’s win

Cavendish and Eisel analyse San Remo’s past winners

Milan-San Remo 2011: Who will win?

Cavendish counts down to Milan-San Remo

Cancellara declares Flanders and Roubaix focus

Italians who need to win in 2011: Ballan, Bennati, Cunego and Pozzato

UCI 2011 World Calendar

The climbs of Liege-Bastogne-Liege


Spring Classics 2011: Reports



Gibert wins Liege-Bastogne-Liege







Gibert powers to Fleche Wallonne win







Gilbert wins 2011 Amstel Gold Race



Van Summeren takes surprise Paris-Roubaix win







Nuyens takes epic Tour of Flanders victory







Boonen returns with Ghent-Wevelgem win





Goss seizes opportunity, wins Milan-San Remo

Spring Classics 2011: Videos



Paris-Roubaix 2011 video highlights

Spring Classics 2011: Previews

Liege-Bastogne-Liege 2011: The Big Preview

Fleche Wallonne 2011: The Big Preview

Amstel Gold Race 2011: The Big Preview

Paris-Roubaix 2011: The Big Preview

Tour of Flanders 2011: The Big Preview

Ghent-Wevelgem 2011: The Big Preview

Milan-San Remo 2011: The Big Preview


Spring Classics 2011: Photo galleries




Liege-Bastogne-Liege
by Graham Watson




La Fleche Wallonne by Graham Watson



Amstel Gold Race by Graham Watson



Paris-Roubaix by Graham Watson



Tour of Flanders by Graham Watson



Milan-San Remo by Graham Watson





Milan-San Remo start photos by Gregor Brown




Spring Classics: 2010 winners

Milan-San Remo: Oscar Freire (Rabobank)

Ghent-Wevelgem: Bernhard Eisel (HTC-Columbia)

Tour of Flanders: Fabian Cancellara (Saxo Bank)

Paris-Roubaix: Fabian Cancellara (Saxo Bank)

Amstel Gold Race: Philippe Gilbert (Omega Pharma-Lotto)

La Fleche Wallonne: Cadel Evans (BMC Racing)

Liege-Bastogne-Liege: Alexandre Vinokourov (Astana)


Related links




Spring Classics 2010: Coverage index



Cycling Weekly’s rider profiles



Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne 2011: The Big Preview

Older 2011 classics news

Hushovd recons Paris-Roubaix

Sutton wins Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne

Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne photo gallery

Langeveld defies favourites to win Het Nieuwsblad

San Remo 2011 finale remains same as when Cav won it

Van Petegem joins Garmin-Cervelo as Classics advisor

Hushovd confirmed for Garmin-Cervelo, aiming for Classics

British Eurosport releases list of 2011 cycling coverage

Breschel to refocus on Classics after surgery