Boonen on Flanders: 'I am not afraid of anyone'

Tom Boonen, Tour of Qatar 2010, stage 4

Tom Boonen is the Belgian favourite, if not outright favourite, to win Tour of Flanders on Sunday (April 4) in Belgium. But other Belgian favourites are standing in the wings and waiting to pounce on Boonen for the biggest race north of the Flanders/Wallonia divide.

Boonen is prepared for the fight to take his third Tour of Flanders win. He said yesterday, "I am not afraid of anyone."

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