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Is Taylor Phinney’s Roubaix dream still a realistic one?

Twice a winner of the race as an under 23, Taylor Phinney was marked out as a future Roubaix champion. That was before an injury which al...

UCI makes it official: disc brake use is suspended pending further talks

Stating that rider safety is an absolute priority, the UCI has confirmed media reports on Wednesday that the usage of disc brakes in the ...

By the numbers: What it takes to win Paris-Roubaix

In the wake of Mat Hayman's stirring victory at Paris-Roubaix, training software provider Training Peaks has released the Australian ride...

UCI suspends usage of disc brakes after Ventoso’s Roubaix injury

In the wake of an accident which left Paris-Roubaix participation Fran Ventoso with a serious leg laceration, the UCI has reportedly take...

Eight talking points from the 2016 Paris-Roubaix

Two days later, the dust is finally settling on one of the most thrilling editions of Paris-Roubaix in recent memory. With that in mind, ...

Boonen on Hayman’s Roubaix success: A guy like him really deserves the win

Paris-Roubaix winner Mat Hayman was gracious in his praise of Tom Boonen on Sunday, saying that he wouldn’t have minded had the rider who...

Orica-GreenEdge Backstage Pass: Mat Hayman's Paris-Roubaix win

Orica-GreenEdge has described this edition of Backstage Pass as their "most epic" ever and it's hard to disagree. Take 20 minutes to watc...

How the Race Was Won: 2016 Paris-Roubaix

In the latest edition of How the Race Was Won, Cosmo Catalano talks you through the 2016 Paris-Roubaix. It's not just an explanation of t...

Photo gallery: Bike tech from Paris-Roubaix 2016

The pits area at the start of Paris-Roubaix is a veritable smorgasbord for fans of new and interesting bike tech. Every year teams and th...

Hayman on his extraordinary Paris-Roubaix win: 'There is no way I expected it would end up like this'

“Today’s my day. The sun is shining on me,” said Orica-GreenEdge’s Mat Hayman shortly after winning a five-man sprint to take Paris-Rouba...

Highlights from the 2016 Paris-Roubaix

An extraordinary bike race filled with drama, suspense and intrigue. The winner: a rider with a lifelong affinity for Paris-Roubaix and a...

Mat Hayman surprises at Paris-Roubaix to win from daylong breakaway

Surprising the pre-race favorites, Mathew Hayman (Orica-GreenEdge) became the second Australian to win Paris-Roubaix Sunday, taking out t...

Vanmarcke: I can live with being one of the favourites

Previously second and fourth in Paris-Roubaix and last week third in the Tour of Flanders, Sep Vanmarcke is a danger man for today’s race...

Preview: What you should know before watching the 2016 Paris-Roubaix

One-day races don't get much bigger than Paris-Roubaix. Held on rough, cobbled farm roads in the north of France, the "Hell of the North"...

Phinney ‘happy to be here’ at Roubaix start, doubts he’ll ride Tour de France

He’s still building back up after a horrendous racing crash almost two years ago, but Taylor Phinney was relishing the thoughts of lining...

A playful, cheeky Sagan faces the press before Paris-Roubaix

The eyes of the cycling world are on him, but Peter Sagan is showing no signs of pressure. Winner of Gent-Wevelgem and the Tour of Flande...

Commentary: Two words, Fabian: semi-retirement

The Spring Swing of the Fabian Cancellara Farewell Tour is upon us, and with his second-place finish at the Ronde van Vlaanderen to Peter...

With Roubaix record on the line, Boonen still convinced he can win

Judging by a muted showing in last Sunday’s Tour of Flanders, as well a lack of wins thus far this year, the chances of Tom Boonen winnin...

Video: Inside IAM Cycling’s preparation for Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix

One of the most important weeks of the professional cycling calendar lies ahead — the Ronde Van Vlaanderen (Tour of Flanders) and Paris-R...

Heinrich Haussler to lead IAM at Flanders and Roubaix

Heinrich Haussler will reprise the role of protected leader at the Spring Classics after a stint as road captain at IAM. The 32-year-old ...

The Secret Pro: Processing death, race motos, terrorism, extreme weather, and more

What a week for pro cycling. It's with a heavy heart that I weigh in on so many recent tragic events. I actually had an entire column wri...