'I cried more than during the last two years of my life': The story of the last man in Paris-Roubaix 2021

22-year-old Tom Paquot finished over 18 minutes after the time cut after spending 150km solo

Tom Paquot at Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne 2021
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Belgian rider Tom Paquot said he "cried more than during the last two years of my life" riding 150km solo as last-man at Paris-Roubaix 2021.

Paquot (Bingoal-Pauwels Sauces WB) is a promising young rider, but the 22-year-old suffered through a gruelling day at Paris-Roubaix where he finished last, over 18 minutes after the time cut, 40-17 after winner Sonny Colbrelli (Bahrain Victorious) finished.

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