Wout van Aert won Milan-Sanremo last year and is also one of the favorites on Saturday. But the Belgian leader of cycling team Jumbo-Visma will have to deal with Mathieu van der Poel in top form this time. After his victory in the Strade Bianche and two stage wins in Tirreno-Adriatico, the Dutchman seems to be just one step ahead of his rival. “If I’m good enough, I have to be able to follow and then I always have a chance”, says Van Aert in an interview distributed by his team.
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