Boonen disappointed by Paris-Roubaix defeat

Tom Boonen on Grammont, Tour of Flanders 2010

Belgium's poor Classics campaign continued apace in Paris-Roubaix, with just one Belgian rider - Tom Boonen (Quick Step) - making into the top five and still no sign of a major victory.

Fifth in Roubaix and soundly beaten for a second time in a week by Fabian Cancellara after a similar defeat in the Tour of Flanders, Boonen laid the blame on the other riders in the chasing move for their collective failure to reel the Swiss rider back in.

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