Hard, mad, open race on the fast pavé of Brabant. Philippe Gilbert attacked to successufully bridge the front group and still had the energy - and the guts - to win at the sprint when the move was over.
The Number One had troubles after his stellar season in 2011 and saved his 2012 just by an oustanding victory in the Worlds. 2013 wasn't exciting but here he shows to be back.
The Ardennes Classics - HIS races - are coming and he's ready. Keep out.