Tom Boonen: The rise of a legend in Paris-Roubaix 2002 – Podcast

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This podcast was originally recorded and aired in 2016. With no Paris-Roubaix this Sunday and no week-long build-up to the so-called 'Hell of the North' week, we've dug it out of our archives for you to enjoy. Click here to subscribe.

Tom who? That was the question on many peoples' lips at the end of the 100th edition of Paris-Roubaix in 2002. The race was fittingly won by the Lion of Flanders, Johan Museeuw. But behind him that day in third place was a young rider by the name of Tom Boonen.

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