Cancellara: Bradley Wiggins a serious contender for Paris-Roubaix

Fabian Cancellara says Sir Bradley Wiggins is not only a threat for Paris-Roubaix, but also the Tour of Flanders. The Swiss also admits he is unlikely to attempt the Hour Record

Fabian Cancellara poses before the 2014 Tour de France

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Fabian Cancellara admits Sir Bradley Wiggins will be a force to be reckoned with at Paris-Roubaix, what is likely to be the Brit’s last race for Team Sky.

The three-time Hell of the North winner said Wiggins impressed a lot of people with his ninth-place finish on the cobbles last year, proving how serious he was to win the historic race.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.