Wout van Aert confident heading into E3 Saxo Bank Classic as he aims to make race as 'tough' as possible

The Belgian star says the difficulty of the one-day Classics makes a bunch sprint 'virtually impossible'

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Wout van Aert (Jumbo-Visma) says he'll aim to make the E3 Saxo Bank Classic as hard a race as possible for everyone as he searches for his maiden victory in the race.

The Belgian Classic, which takes place this Friday (March 26), is often referred to as a 'mini Tour of Flanders' because of its similarity to the Monument's parcours, but the race has a huge amount of prestige in its own right, now heading into the 64th edition.

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