Julian Alaphilippe won edition 82 of La Flèche Wallonne ahead of Alejandro Valverde and Jelle Vanendert. The route amounted to 198.5 kilometres and took in eleven Ardennes hills. As virtually always, the race came down to the final haul up the Wall of Huy. La Flèche Wallonne 2018 was played out on April 18th. (Slideshow route/profile)
Alejandro Valverde is title holder. In 2017, the Spaniard took his fourth back-to-back win in Wallonia, raising his total to five victories. Dan Martin finished in second, home-rider Dylan Teuns was third.
La Flèche Wallonne 2018: Route maps, height profiles, and more
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