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4th Liege-Bastogne-Liege 1908 (Belgium)

By Barry Boyce, CyclingRevealed Historian

Frenchman Wins L-B-L Re-start

After a fourteen year hiatus Liege-Bastogne-Liege returned in grand style but again as an amateurs only race. Frenchman Andre Trousselier, the brother of 1905 winner of the Tour de France Louis 'Trou Trou' Trousselier, rode alone into Liege to win La Doyenne in 1908.

L-B-L August 30, 1908
235 Km

1. Andre TROUSSELIER (Fra) 8h12'09"

2. Alphonse Lauwers (Bel)
3. Henri Dubois (Bel)
Starters: 60
Finishers: 38
Average Speed: 28.650 km/h

L-B-L 1894

L-B-L 1909

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