Lucky dip could affect Roubaix outcome

Paris-Roubaix's team car order will be decided by drawing names out of a hat this weekend. The move, which has upset some team directors, has come as a result of the dispute between the UCI and race organiser ASO.

With the 2008 edition being staged outside of the UCI's ProTour structure, it means the team car order for the one day event isn't decided by ProTour team standings. In years gone by the car order has been awarded based on these standings, but in its place will be a lottery system for this year's event.

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