Paris - Roubaix 2012

08 Apr - 08 Apr, 2012

Paris - RoubaixFrance

About The Race

Road France

Defending champion: Johan Vansummeren, Garmin-Barracuda (Getty)

Famous for its rough terrain and cobblestones Paris Roubaix is considered one of the Monuments of the European cycling calendar, and contributes points towards the UCI World Ranking.

The Paris-Roubaix begins at 9:30pm AEST on Sunday 8 April on SBS ONE, with simultaneous live streaming online. David Basheer will host with guest analyst Henk Vogels and commentary from Phil Liggett and Paul Sherwen.


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NewsSat 2 June 2012

Turgot acquitted from whereabouts charges by FFC


Frenchman Sebastien Turgot has been acquitted of a potential two-year suspension by the French Cycling Federation (FFC), after his challenge to two of the three whereabouts violations was successful.
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NewsMon 9 April 2012

Aussies Abroad weekend wrap


Paris-Roubaix, L'enfer du Nord has come to a close, signalling the end of the cobbled classics and the cue for the Ardennes to begin, but the Australians were all over Europe this week and it would be remiss to forget those competing who weren't at the French monument.
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NewsMon 9 April 2012

Boonen rates himself 'best ever' after Roubaix triumph


Tom Boonen believes that he will go down as the best rider in the history of the cobbled classics after storming to a record-equalling triumph at Sunday's Paris-Roubaix.

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NewsMon 9 April 2012

Boonen powers to record-equalling win


Tom Boonen's remarkable run of form continued as he became only the second rider to win the Paris-Roubaix classic for a fourth time. Full Story


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