Florian Sénéchal outsprints Mathieu van der Poel to give Deceuninck-Quick-Step top two podium positions.
For 2021, the race gets a new sponsor, a new name, and a reconfigured route.
On the day he should have defended his title, Štybar speaks of the importance of last year's E3 victory and how the race unfolded.
Trio of Belgian races set for March 27 through April 1 canceled after decree banning sporting events through Flanders.
Teams left uncertain of race schedules and logistics as measures to curtail health crisis develop by the day.
Changes to parcours to make 'mini-Flanders' more challenging makes it a perfect barometer of strength prior to the cobbled monuments.
Luck, legs, teammates and know-how coming together perfectly mean Stybar goes into Flanders one of the hot favorites.
Greg van Avermaet hopes his strong legs bring him victories at the longer Monument races
We are on the ground at the classics with full analysis and opinion about E3 Harelbeke, which kicks off a two-week stretch of action.
Thanks to an early attack by teammate Bob Jungels, Zdenek Stybar had the upper hand at E3 BinckBank Classic, beating Olympic champ Greg Van Avermaet in the final sprint.
With cobbles and climbs punctuating the Friday classic, riders and mechanics fine-tune their gear. Ben Delaney of Roll Massif takes a close look before the start in Harelbeke.
Wout van Aert is inching closer to a marquee win on the road. The last hurdle could be high-speed sprints.
After his teammate Jungels puts the peloton on notice with long-range attack, Stybar stays cool until final sprint to beat van Aert and Van Avermaet.
American Taylor Phinney sat out of Friday's E3 Binckbank Classic due to knee soreness, but expectations are high for Belgian captain Vanmarcke.
Olympic champion Greg Van Avermaet is left frustrated and angry by another lost opportunity at Milano-Sanremo and vows to deliver in northern classics.
Don't pigeonhole him as a pure sprinter. Colombian Fernando Gaviria plans to contend at the cobbled spring classics.
Elia Viviani will race for redemption at Gent-Wevelgem Sunday, and the Deceuninck-Quick-Step team looks strong as ever for De Panne and E3.
E3 Harelbeke organizers again stir up controversy with race promotion materials, and the UCI steps in threatening legal action.
Go inside the Belgian classics with our team of reporters who are on the ground (er... cobbles) at E3 Harelbeke and Gent-Wevelgem.
Quick-Step dominated E3 Harelbeke with a brave breakaway, and Sagan sealed the deal with a sprint at Gent-Wevelgem.
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BMC Racing had three strong riders in the mix at E3 Harelbeke, but Van Avermaet could only manage a third-place result.
Belgian team Quick-Step Floors blitzed E3 Harelbeke Friday with Niki Terpstra taking a convincing solo win.
"I’ve never raced over the cobbles. I have never trained on the cobbles," says Landa ahead of E3 Harelbeke.
Friday's race will be telling in terms of who fares well in the Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix.
The Shot returns for 2017 with BrakeThrough Media recounting their favorite photo from a dramatic day at the E3 Harelbeke classic.
Belgium's biggest cobblestone races kick off with a weekend double-header of E3 Harelbeke and Gent-Wevelgem.
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A strong three-man breakaway escapes the peloton late in E3 Harelbeke, and Greg Van Avermaet proves to have the strongest sprint.
Olympic champion Greg Van Avermaet sprinted to his first E3 Harelbeke classic victory Friday in Belgium out of a three-man breakaway.
Former world champ Michal Kwiatkowski opts out of defending E3 Harelbeke title in favor of a race schedule focused on winning Liège.
With Gent-Wevelgem on Sunday and the Ronde on March 2, E3 Harelbeke is the official start of Flanders Week. Buckle up!
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The Belgian withdraws from Friday's E3 Harelbeke with digestive issues, saying he wants to recover for next Sunday's Tour of Flanders.
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Trek has lost its top gladiator for the cobbled arena, and Spartacus faces a struggle to leave the sport while he's still on top
After a training camp on the cobbles and successful sorties at Dwars door Vlaanderen and E3 Harelbeke, Quintana feels prepared for the Tour
After years of hard knocks in the pro peloton following a slow transition off the track, Geraint Thomas has arrived with a huge win at E3
Geraint Thomas jumps Stybar and Sagan in the final four kilometers of E3 Harelbeke to win his first major classic in solo fashion
Fabian Cancellara's spring classics campaign comes to an unexpected end as he breaks two vertebrae in early crash on Friday
Big names and bigger teams are fine-tuning form and team compositions in this week's semi-classics ahead of the major spring races
Simon Gerrans’ victory in Liège-Bastogne-Liège capped a spring classics season that was wide open and unpredictable in the peloton
Several riders go down hard in E3 Harelbeke and Gent-Wevelgem
The young Slovak's boss thinks his classics star could, with desire and effort, become a contender for the greatest race of them all — the Tour de France
Caught behind a decisive crash, Fabian Cancellara eyes his rivals and learns a lot for Flanders, even if he falls short of victory
Belgian squad confident, but disappointed after Terpstra, Vandenbergh fall short in bid to outdo Sagan in late breakaway
With his victory Friday at E3 Harelbeke, expectations again mount on Peter Sagan's ability to deliver a victory at De Ronde
UnitedHealthcare director Henrick Redant lines out his team's hopes for the classics, which the team will cap with a first try at Paris-Roubaix