Emma Johansson finished just outside the top ten at Flèche Wallone on Wednesday. The team leader for ORICA-AIS on the fourth round of World Cup racing.
Michael Albasini is no stranger to racing himself into the top ten at Flèche Wallonne – he’s done it four times previously. Today the Swiss hardman went on to record the best result for ORICA-GreenEDGE as he notched his fifth top ten finish when he rolled across the line in seventh place.
We have fielded quite a number of crashes about Sam Bewley’s crash at Paris-Roubaix. Bewley was involved in an incident as he made his way through the race caravan that ended his first Paris-Roubaix.
Simon Gerrans rounded out the podium at the Amstel Gold Race. The Australian National Champion matched his previous best result, making it three times third in Valkenburg.
One of the most important weeks of the spring season for ORICA-GreenEDGE begins on Sunday with the Amstel Gold Race. With multiple cards to play at each of the three Ardennes Classics, the Australian outfit lines up in Maastricht with a strong roster to support the team’s big ambitions.
ORICA-GreenEDGE's Michael Matthews backed up his recent wins at Vuelta Ciclista a La Rioja and a Vuelta al Pais Vasco with a podium at De Brabantse Pijl – La Flèche Brabançonne. The fast finisher was second to Philippe Gilbert (BMC) in the uphill dash for the line.