Liège-Bastogne-Liège 2014: Riders and teams

The oldest classic on the calender is one of the toughest. The race in the Ardennes takes place in the backyard of 2011 winner Philippe Gilbert (image). Last year Daniel Martin was victorious, who will be the Irishman's successor or can he defend his title? Cyclingstage.com presents the start list for La Doyenne, 2014. (Slideshow route/profile)

World Tour Teams

AG2R La Mondiale
Romain Bardet, Carlos Alberto Betancur, Mikael Cherel, Ben Gastauer, Sébastien Minard, Matteo Montaguti, Domenico Pozzovivo, Christophe Riblon

Astana Pro Team
Jakob Fuglsang, Enrico Gasparotto, Maxim Iglinskiy, Tanel Kangert, Vincenzo Nibali, Michele Scarponi, Lieuwe Westra, Andriy Grivko, Alexey Lutsenko

Belkin-Pro Cycling Team
Petter Lars Nordhaug, Bauke Mollema, Bram Tankink, David Tanner, Paul Martens, Jack Bobridge, Jonathan Hivert, Martijn Keizer

BMC Racing Team
Philippe Gilbert, John Darwin Atapuma, Samuel Sánchez , Ben Hermans, Marcus Burghardt, Stephen Cummings, Amaël Moinard, Peter Velits

Cannondale
Moreno Moser, Damiano Caruso, Marco Marcato, Alessandro De Marchi, Daniele Ratto, Matej Mohoric, Davide Villella, Michel Koch

FDJ.fr
Pierrick Fédrigo, Arnold Jeannesson, Laurent Mangel, Laurent Pichon, Anthony Roux, Jérémy Roy, Benoit Vaugrenard, Jussi Veikkanen

Garmin Sharp
Daniel Martin, Fabian Wegmann, Tom-Jelte Slagter, Thomas Dekker, Ryder Hesjedal, Nathan Haas, Alex Howes, Ramunas Navardauskas

Team Katusha
Daniel Moreno, Joaquim Rodriguez, Giampaolo Caruso, Alexandr Kolobnev, Dmitry Kozontchuk, Alberto Losada, Angel Vicioso, Eduard Vorganov

Lampre – Merida
Matteo Bono, Mattia Catteneo, Rui Costa, Damiano Cunego, Przemyslaw Niemiec, Nelson Oliveira, Diego Ulissi, Rafael Valls Ferri

Lotto Belisol
Jurgen Van Den Broeck, Tony Gallopin, Jelle Vanendert, Sander Armée, Tosh Van der Sande, Bart De Clercq, Dennis Vanendert, Tim Wellens

Movistar Team
Imanol Erviti, John Gadret, Jose Iván Gutiérrez, Jesus Herrada, Beñat Intxausti, Gorka Izagirre, Jon Izagirre, Alejandro Valverde

Omega Pharma – Quick-Step
Jan Bakelants, Michal Kwiatkowski, Wout Poels, Michal Golaś, Tony Martin, Serge Pauwels, Pieter Serry, Carlos Verona

Orica GreenEDGE
Michael Albasini, Simon Clarke, Simon Gerrans, Daryl Impey, Christian Meier, Cameron Meyer, Ivan Santaromita, Pieter Weening

Team Sky
Ian Boswell, Nathan Earle, Josh Edmondson, Chris FroomePeter Kennaugh, David López, Danny Pate, Richie Porte

Team Giant-Shimano
Warren Barguil, Tom Dumoulin,  Johannes Fröhlinger, Simon Geschke, Thomas Damuseau, Cheng Ji, Daan Olivier, Tom Peterson

Team Europcar
Yukiya Arashiro, Natnael Berhane, Cyril Gautier, Perrig Quémeneur, Kévin Reza, Pierre Rolland, Romain Sicard, Thomas Voeckler

Tinkoff-Saxo
Rory Sutherland, Michael Valgren, Chris Anker Sørensen , Roman Kreuziger, Edward Alexander Beltran, Karsten Kroon, Bruno Manuel Pires, Michael Rogers

Trek Factory Racing
Fabio Felline, Andy Schleck, Fränk Schleck, Bob Jungels, Calvin Watson, Matthew Busche, Fumiyuki Beppu, Julián David Arredondo

Andere teams
Cofidis, Solutions Crédits
Edwig Cammaerts, Jérôme Coppel, Guillaume Levarlet, Luis Angel Maté, Rudy Molard, Daniel Navarro, Julien Simon, Romain Zingle

Team Colombia
Juan Esteban Arango, Robinson Eduardo Chalapud, Fabio Andres Duarte, Leonardo Fabio Duque, Jarlinson Pantano, Carlos Julian Quintero, Miguel Angel Rubiano, Rodolfo Andres Torres

IAM Cycling
Stefan Denifl, Mathias Frank, Reto Hollenstein, Pirmin Lang, Gustav Erik Larsson, Thomas Löfkvist, Jérôme Pineau, Sébastien Reichenbach

MTN – Qhubeka
Daniel Teklehaimanot, Ignatas Konovalovas, Jaco Venter, Jacques Janse van Rensburg, Jay Robert Thomson, Louis Meintjes, Songezo Jim, Sergio Pardilla

Topsport Vlaanderen
Victor Campenaerts, Preben Van Hecke, Pieter Jacobs, Eliot Lietaer, Thomas Sprengers, Edward Theuns, Arthur Vanoverberghe, Otto Vergaerde

Team NetApp – Endura
Cesare Benedetti, Iker Camaño, David De La Cruz, Bartosz Huzarski, Tiago Machado, José João Mendes, Frantisek Padour,
Erick Rowsell

Wanty – Groupe Gobert
Jérôme Baugnies, Thomas Degand, Jérôme Gilbert, Francis De Greef, Kreder, Michel Kreder, Björn Leukemans, Marco Minnaard, Mirko Selvaggi

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