Michael Goolaerts dies following cardiac arrest at Paris-Roubaix

Michael Goolaerts (Veranda's Willems Crelan)

Michael Goolaerts (Veranda's Willems Crelan) (Image credit: Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)

Belgian pro cyclist Michael Goolaerts has died in hospital following a cardiac arrest during Paris-Roubaix. The rider was airlifted to hospital in Lille but died this evening surrounded by his loved ones. He was 23 years old.

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