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28 May 2016 13:26

Quantumsoda wrote:Stage 4 (Ardennes) of the Baloise Belgium Tour has been cancelled after 65km following yet another incident involving motorbikes. From what i heard, they tried to pass the peloton on a bikelane and crashed when it suddenly disappeared, taking several cyclists with them.

edit: I see this already got covered in the 'lesser known' thread, nvm. :)

From what I heard the second motorbike hit the back wheel of the one riding in first
"Fred bud, he drives five kilometres too fast for us" - Frans Verbeeck talking about Eddy Merckx in an interview with Fred De Bruyne after finishing second in the Tour of Flandres in 1974.
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28 May 2016 19:48


Kwibus wrote:So much quesions they have. Answers they will never get.
So why questions? If no answers?
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28 May 2016 19:52

Red Rick wrote:#whenwillitend

Never... I'm afraid... :(
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28 May 2016 19:57

Self-driven motorcycles should soon solve this.
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28 May 2016 22:29

Stig Broeckx in a non-induced coma after the crash. Dear God.....
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29 May 2016 20:18

Seriously... recent events - and by "recent" I mean all the way back to Gent-Wevelgem - just makes me even more grateful that everyone involved in the Giant-Alpecin accident got off relatively unhurt...
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