Van Vleuten, Spratt set to animate Liege-Bastogne-Liege

Annemiek Van Vleuten (Mitchelton-Scott)

Mitchelton-Scott are aiming to close out their Ardennes Classics campaign with a victory at Liège-Bastogne-Liège on Sunday. Their best chances at victory are with time trial world champion Annemiek Van Vleuten and Amanda Spratt , who have both featured strongly in the two previous events Amstel Gold and Flèche Wallonne. "I feel good going into Liège; the course suits me a little bit better than Flèche Wallonne and with Spratty being in such amazing form - which she showed again on Wednesday, which gives us a lot of confidence to go together in the final," Van Vleuten said. "We did a solid recon of the route, and I really like this final and am very focused on Sunday, it's the last of the spring Classics, and I can't believe that it's over already." Liège-Bastogne-Liège, which starts in Bastogne and finishes in Ans, is unchanged from last year's inaugural route at ...

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