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4th Liege-Bastogne-Liege 1908 (Belgium)

 
   
 
By Barry Boyce, CyclingRevealed Historian
 

Frenchman Wins L-B-L Re-start

After a thirteen year hiatus Liege-Bastogne Liege returned in grand style.  Frenchman Andre Trousselier, the brother of 1905 winner of the Tour de France, won 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

 

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