Paris-Roubaix win tops a stunning season start for Omega Pharma-QuickStep

Niki Terpstra's Paris-Roubaix victory brings Omega Pharma-QuickStep's season total of wins to 22

Niki Terpstra wins the 2014 Paris-Roubaix

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Belgium's super team, Omega Pharma-QuickStep caught the big fish it was after in northern France yesterday. Niki Terpstra's win in Paris-Roubaix closed the cobbled season with the one General Manager Patrick Lefevere wanted.

"We have the most wins of any team," Lefevere told Cycling Weekly, "but we wanted to catch a big fish."

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.