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Chavanel's Lige ends in hospital after team car crash
April 26, 2010 (11:07) [ Indexed from ]
Sylvain Chavanel spent Sunday night in a Liège hospital after crashing into a team car near the end of Liège-Bastogne-Liège in Ans, Belgium, on Sunday. The Quick Step rider was chasing back to the front peloton when he impacted heavily with another team's car, 1.3 kilometres from the finish. The Frenchman was transported to a nearby hospital in Montegnee, where he was treated for injuries including a broken tooth, a laceration to his right cheek and a concussion. Chavanel was ... More...
Chavanel hopes for Lige breakthrough
April 23, 2010 (13:07) [ Indexed from ]
Quick Step rider Sylvain Chavanel may not have been riding in the limelight during the Classic campaign of his Belgian team, but the Frenchman is nevertheless happy with his form going into the last event of the spring calendar on Sunday, the "Doyenne" Liège-Bastogne-Liège. "People didn't see me much this spring," Chavanel admitted, when Cyclingnews spoke to him on Friday, as he travelled on the team bus to recon the finale of the race in Ans. "Still, I was ... More...
Chavanel realistic about Paris-Nice
March 05, 2010 (18:39) [ Indexed from ]
Sylvain Chavanel, one of the pre-race favourites for the upcoming Paris-Nice, is fully focussed on what he describes as "the first big event of the year". A designated goal since he placed on the podium on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice last year, the Quick Step rider is determined not to let any opportunities slip by him in his quest for "at least one stage victory and a top overall result". "I've worked hard, I feel good so I think I'm ready," the Frenchman told ... More...
Chavanel targets Paris-Nice before Classics
January 22, 2010 (13:01) [ Indexed from ]
Sylvain Chavanel's objectives for this year are clear, and he isn't afraid to talk about them. "I want to win Paris-Nice this season," he told Cyclingnews on the eve of the official presentation of his Quick Step team. "After that, I want to score at least one Classic." The French rider is motivated, and his pre-season preparation has been going well. "I've got 5,000 kilometres in my legs right now - about the same amount as last year at the same time. We made up for the ... More...
Chavanel "still motivated" for Mendrisio
September 11, 2009 (20:54) [ Indexed from ]
Even though France will be represented at the World Championships road race with only six riders instead of nine, Sylvain Chavanel is well motivated for the event taking place in Mendrisio, Switzerland, later this month. Chavanel is one of the leaders of the French "sélection", hand-picked by former pro and current national coach Laurent Jalabert. Together with Pierrick Fédrigo and Thomas Voeckler, the Quick Step rider will be aiming at the top honours on a difficult circuit ... More...

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