Men’s race personal favourites

Yves Lampaert could go very close and my favourite for the crown! (photo @belga)
Julian Alaphilippe, Mathieu van der Poel, and Wout van Aert as the natural favourites (photo courtesy © BELGA)
Jasper Stuyven Trek-Segafredo, a podium very much possible (photo © Belga / Dirk Waem)
Sep Vanmarcke as my each way bet (©DIRK WAEM BELGA)

Women’s race favourites

My personal favourite to win …Lotte Kopecky, she has teammates who can master the distance and a hell of a sprint (photo @PhotoNews)
Anna van de Breggen, already the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad in her bag in 2021 (photo @Getty Images)
Chantal Blaak won already the Strade Bianche and should be there in the final (photo @Getty Images)
Marianne Vos as my each way bet …