Taylor Phinney out of Paris-Roubaix due to concussion

Cannondale-Drapac confirms that Taylor Phinney is still not fit enough to ride in Paris-Roubaix on Sunday after crashing heavily during the Tour of Flanders

Taylor Phinney in the 2017 Tour of Flanders.

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Sunday’s Paris-Roubaix will not feature American Cannondale-Drapac rider Taylor Phinney due to the concussion he sustained during a crash last weekend at the Tour of Flanders.

“Until yesterday, I was feeling pretty optimistic about being able to ride Roubaix this weekend,” Phinney said.

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