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Mathieu van der Poel will be looking to defend his Cyclocross World Championships title on a fast course in Heusden-Zolder

Liam Killeen and Ian Field, British cyclo-cross national championships 2016

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Reigning champion Mathieu van der Poel is the man to beat in the Cyclocross World Championships in Heusden-Zolder, having dominated the World Cup circuit this season.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.