Tom Pidcock says he’s ‘strong and fit’ and ready to go ahead of Opening Weekend

Pidcock set to lead the line for Ineos Grenadiers in Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday

Tom Pidcock
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Tom Pidcock says he is "in a good place" ahead of Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday and will look to take the race on against Wout van Aert, who is the outright favourite for the win. 

Pidcock will go into the first cobbled Classic of the season after finishing sixth in the general classification at the recent Volta ao Algarve. The Ineos Grenadier explained that he is happy with his fitness ahead of Saturday’s test. 

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