Pozzato hoping to restore Italian pride at Paris-Roubaix

It has been 20 years since Franco Ballerini won the 1995 edition of Paris-Roubaix with a solo attack on the Templeuve sector of pavé. Ballerini went on to win in 1998 and Andrea Tafi won in 1999 but since then Italian riders have failed to lift the cobbled trophy in the centre of the Roubaix velodrome.

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