Riders confident as Roubaix nears

By Brecht Decaluwé, in Compiègne, France

With just a number of hours remaining before today's 259 kilometre Paris-Roubaix gets underway, Cyclingnews spoke to some of the key players to get their thoughts on the gruelling Spring Classic and the forecast of good weather. Last year's winner Fabian Cancellara is again the favourite heading into the day's race, but instead of feeling the pressure the Team CSC rider is taking a relaxed approach to the race.

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