Interview - 02/10 - 18:21

Deignan: “It definitely wasn’t the plan”

Elizabeth Deignan (Trek-Segafredo): “At the start of the day, our two leaders were Ellen van Dijk and Elisa Longo Borghini and I was meant to be one of the last helpers. I knew positioning would be essential, and they had some problem ahead of the first cobbles. I was in the front and I took that speed onto the cobbles because I really had to sprint to be there. I looked...

Interview - 02/10 - 17:55

Vos: “It was a fantastic feeling to get to the velodrome”

Marianne Vos (Jumbo-Visma): “Today, I have to be happy with second. We tried what we could and Lizzie Deignan had a very brave early attack. She gained a good advantage. From the moment I went in the finale, I knew it was gonna be very hard and I didn’t get closer than 1’15’’. At the start line, I felt the excitement from all the teams. And then,...

Interview - 02/10 - 17:39

Longo Borghini: “It’s hard to acknowledge but we made history”

Elisa Longo Borghini (Trek-Segafredo): “Lizzie [Deignan] rode an incredible Paris-Roubaix and nobody deserves more than her to be on the top spot of the podium. She made history, we made history. It’s hard to acknowledge but it’s an amazing feeling. She attacked on instinct, because that’s how she is. The whole team were chasing behind after a crash, and...