The 2016 Paris-Roubaix will surely go down as one of the most exciting and unpredictable editions of the race for some time.
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Not only was there the usual crashes, mechanicals and all the other usual drama that goes along with Paris-Roubaix, but we were also treated to a surprise winner.
Fabian Cancellara (Trek-Segafredo) lined up for his last outing at the Monument he’s won three times in his career, while Tom Boonen (Etixx-Quick-Step) looked to become the undisputed record holder with five wins.
Peter Sagan (Tinkoff) started the race as the favourite after his victory in the Tour of Flanders the week before, but Team Sky would have their part to play with their two leaders Luke Rowe and Ian Stannard.
In the end, the war of attrition leaves only the strongest riders to fight it out for the coveted cobbled trophy and a place in cycling history, and you can catch-up with the all the key moments in our Paris-Roubaix highlights package here, and check out the latest reaction from the race here.