Five talking points from the first-ever women's Paris-Roubaix

A gutsy ride from Deignan to claim the inaugural victory, but we could have done with a longer TV broadcast

Triumphant Deignan delivers epic ride worthy of the occasion 

Lizzie Deignan

(Image credit: Getty)

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Stephen Puddicombe is a freelance journalist for Cycling Weekly, who regularly contributes to our World Tour racing coverage with race reports, news stories, interviews and features. Outside of cycling, he also enjoys writing about film and TV - but you won't find much of that content embedded into his CW articles.