Philippe Gilbert: I'm disappointed but there are no excuses

Paris-Roubaix was Philippe Gilbert's 50th monument Classic but only his second ride on the French pave. The Quick-Step Floors rider is chasing success in all five of cycling's monuments, with only victories at Milano-Sanremo and Paris-Roubaix missing from his palmares but admitted that a lack of Roubaix-experience probably cost him more that had expected, leaving him struggling in the finale after an early attack in the Forest of Arenberg.

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