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BELGIUM'S CYCLIST MUSEEUW RIDES DURING THE SCHELDEPRIJS CYCLING RACE IN SCHOTEN BEFORE RETIRING.
Belgium's Johan Museeuw rides during the Scheldeprijs cycling race in Schoten April 14, 2004. Museeuw, known as the "Lion of Flanders" and ranks among the world's finest one-day cyclists of the past decade, retired on Wednesday after a 16-year career punctuated by 11 classic victories. Museeuw, winner of the race known as the "Hell of the North" in 1996, 2000, and 2002, finished hand-in-hand with last year's champion Peter Van Petegem. REUTERS/Yves Herman HRM/DL