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A Timeline of Alejandro Valverde in La Flèche Wallonne – Mur de Huy Performances

Alejandro Valverde is the king of La Flèche Wallonne, having won the race a record five times. The steep Mur de Huy (1km, 11.2%) finish perfectly suits Valverde's ability to produce high 3 minute power at the end of a hilly 4-5 hour race. After the 2022 season, Valverde is retiring (allegedly) so let's look throughout the years at his performances in the punchy Ardennes classic.