John’s TOP 20 Photos From Hell!

Photographer’s Choice: Another disappointing Sunday – No Paris-Roubaix ‘Hell of the North’. Our photographer, John Thomson, has dredged his Paris-Roubaix files of the last four years and come up with his favourite ‘TOP 20’ photos of the cobbled Classic.

Peter Sagan in 2016

Peter Sagan the day before the 2016 race at the team base in Kortrijk

Tony Martin working for Tom Boonen in 2016

Ian Stannard flying the flag for the UK and a 3rd place finish in 2016

Belgian Champion Preben Van Hecke in 2016

Mathew Hayman opening up the sprint for his 2016 win

Greg Van Avermaet winning in 2017. Your photographer climbed up a tree for this shot

Tom Boonen riding his last Paris Roubaix in 2017

Elia Viviani riding on a smooth road in the 2017 race

John Degenkolb at the finish in 2017

Peter Sagan with fans at the finish in 2017

The late great Raymond Poulidor at the 2018 race

Gilbert and Sagan fight it out over the cobbles – 2018

Peter Sagan winning in 2018

Philippe Gilbert riding the Hem sector to his 2019 win

Wout van Aert in 2019

Peter Sagan in 2019

Greg Van Avermaet in 2019

John Degenkolb in 2019

Davide Ballerini hit the deck in 2019

Highlight of Paris-Roubaix 2019

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