Remco Evenepoel wins Liège-Bastogne-Liège | Cyclingnews

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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 Remco Evenepoel of Belgium and Team QuickStep Alpha Vinyl attacks during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Remco Evenepoel (Quickstep-AlphaVinyl) en route to victory in Liege-Bastogne-Liege (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 Remco Evenepoel of Belgium and Team QuickStep Alpha Vinyl attacks during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Remco Evenepoel (Quickstep-AlphaVinyl) en route to victory in Liege-Bastogne-Liege (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 Remco Evenepoel of Belgium and Team QuickStep Alpha Vinyl and Bruno Armirail of France and Team Groupama FDJ compete in the breakaway during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Remco Evenepoel (Quickstep-AlphaVinyl) bridged across to Bruno Armirail (Groupama-FDJ) (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 Remco Evenepoel of Belgium and Team QuickStep Alpha Vinyl and Bruno Armirail of France and Team Groupama FDJ compete in the breakaway during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Remco Evenepoel (Quickstep-AlphaVinyl) bridged across to Bruno Armirail (Groupama-FDJ) (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 Remco Evenepoel of Belgium and Team QuickStep Alpha Vinyl attacks during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Remco Evenepoel (Quickstep-AlphaVinyl) left his escape companion behind (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 LR Geraint Thomas of The United Kingdom and Team INEOS Grenadiers and Sam Oomen of the Netherlands and Team Jumbo Visma attack during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Geraint Thomas (Ineos) leads the chase (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 LR Geraint Thomas of The United Kingdom and Team INEOS Grenadiers and Matej Mohoric of Slovenia and Team Bahrain Victorious attack during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Matej Mohoric (Bahrain Victorious) chases (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 Bruno Armirail of France and Team Groupama FDJ attacks at the Cte ​​de La Redoute 2277m during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Bruno Armirail (Groupama-FDJ) was the last man standing from the early breakaway (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 Mikel Landa Meana of Spain and Team Bahrain Victorious attacks during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Mikel Landa (Bahrain Victorious) attacks (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 LR Damiano Caruso of Italy and Luis Leon Sanchez Gil of Spain and Team Bahrain Victorious lead the peloton during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Bahrain Victorious leads the peloton (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 Ide Schelling of Netherlands and Team Bora Hansgrohe Tim Declercq of Belgium and Team QuickStep Alpha Vinyl Lluis Mas Bonet of Spain and Movistar Team Timo Roosen of Netherlands and Team Jumbo Visma and Pieter Serry of Belgium and Team QuickStep Alpha Vinyl lead the peloton during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

Tim Declercq leads the peloton (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)
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LIEGE BELGIUM APRIL 24 A general view of the peloton passing through the Cte ​​de SaintRoch 456m in Houffalize City while fans cheer during the 108th Liege Bastogne Liege 2022 Mens Elite a 2572km one day race from Lige to Lige LBL WorldTour on April 24 2022 in Liege Belgium Photo by Bas CzerwinskiGetty Images

A general view of the peloton passing through the Cote de SaintRoch (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Remco Evenepoel (QuickStep-AlphaVinyl) claimed the biggest victory of his career to date at Liège-Bastogne-Liège after he soloed clear atop the Côte de la Redoute with 29km remaining.

Quinten Hermans (Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert) won the sprint for second place ahead of Wout van Aert (Jumbo-Visma) at 48 seconds, while Daniel Martínez (Ineos Grenadiers) finished just off the podium in fourth.

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