in The Tour of Flanders, which on Tuesday was cancelled due to the corona virus. Earlier in the day, there has been a spanner in the works of the classics, Paris-Roubaix (april 12), the Flèche wallonne (april 22) and liege-Bastogne-Liege (april 26).

The Tour of Flanders, which is planned for april 5, will for the first time since the end of the First world War, in the spring season. Organiser Flanders Classics, and looks at whether it is possible to set a different date.

as of Thursday, were in all the races up to and including april 2 and cancelled due to the corona virus. It came to Nokere Curonian, and the Bredene, Koksijde at the belgian coast Classic, the Three-day, in Bruges, The break-down for the e-3, Ibm Classic, Ghent-Wevelgem and Dwars door Vlaanderen.

Tuesday night, as extended to the government of Belgium for the period of its action to the 5th of april, which will result in a permanent mark was the Tour of Flanders.

To the great regret we have to announce that the Tour of Flanders is cancelled on April 5th. We will try to reschedule the race for later in the year 2020. Health before everything else! ūüíõ #RVV20 #FlattenTheCurve #StayHome Read more: https://t.co/6sNCXmB9eI

AvatarAuteurRondeVlaanderenMoment of plaatsen19:49 – march 17, 2020, the Amstel Gold Race is not cancelled.

The ASO decided on Tuesday afternoon to the Paris-Roubaix, the Flèche wallonne and Liège-Bastogne-Liège, be removed. Also, the French organiser, is hoping that his big eendagskoersen later in the year, they can be kept.

in the Netherlands, the Amstel Gold Race (19 april), there is still one great classic race on the calendar, but the chance is minimal, that is, that competition, however, will be held on the scheduled date.

The Tour of Flanders, Paris-Roubaix and Liege-Bastogne-Liege, are, together with the Milan-San Remo and the Tour of Lombardy, one of the top five monuments in the cycling world. Before it went, there’s already a spanner in the works the Milan-San Remo.

In the most favorable scenario, it seems to be the season, in June and re-start. The Tour de France, also organised by ASO, is due to take place from the 27th June until the 19th of July.

ASO reported last week, the Paris-Nice finish. The French stage race, it was only a day short. In the meantime, the French government has much more stringent rules because of the COVID-19-the virus.

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