Tom Boonen says 'there's magic in Deceuninck - Quick–Step' as team dominates one-day races

The Belgian team has won all three opening cobbled tests with three different riders

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Deceuninck - Quick-Step contains a bit of magic that the other top teams lack, says retired Classics star Tom Boonen.

The Belgian super team swept the races Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne – dubbed 'the opening weekend' in cycling.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.