VN news ticker: Lizzie Deignan, Ruth Winder, Team DSM, Parkhotel Valkenburg out of women’s Liège-Bastogne-Liège
Defending champion Lizzie Deignan out of Liège-Bastogne-Liège. There will be no defending champion at the women’s Liège-Bastogne-Liège on Sunday. Team Trek-Segafredo confirmed its line-up for the race Saturday, and 2020 champ Lizzie Deignan was absent. The U.S-registered squad still packs a strong selection including Lucinda Brand, Elisa Longo Borghini, and Tayler Wiles.