Paris - Roubaix - Race Overview

Belgian Jens Keukeleire has recorded ORICA-GreenEDGE’s best result at a cobbled classic, finishing sixth at Paris-Roubaix, the ‘Queen of the Classics’, today.

In a strong day on the road for the outfit, Briton Adam Blythe was also part of the day’s major break, animating the race in support of the team’s objectives.

Keukeleire entered the famous velodrome in Roubaix in the lead group, the 26-year-old battling for sixth behind winner John Degenkolb (Giant – Alpecin).

“They always told me it’s a really amazing feeling riding into the velodrome,” Keukeleire said. “I have done it many times but not with the front group.”

Read the full report here.

Place Rider/Team Time
1 John Degenkolb (GER) - Team Giant-Alpecin 5:49:51
2 Zdenek Stybar (CZE) - Etixx - Quick-Step ST
3 Greg Van Avermaet (BEL) - BMC Racing Team ST
4 Lars Boom (NED) - Astana Pro Team ST
5 Martin Elmiger (SWI) - IAM Cycling ST
6 Jens Keukeleire (BEL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
7 Yves Lampaert (BEL) - Etixx - Quick-Step 0:00:07
8 Luke Rowe (GBR) - Team Sky 0:00:28
9 Jens Debusschere (BEL) - Lotto Soudal 0:00:29
10 Alexander Kristoff (NOR) - Team Katusha 0:00:31
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
6 Jens Keukeleire (BEL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
76 Mathew Hayman (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:07:50
85 Adam Blythe (GBR) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:08:24
91 Mitchell Docker (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:13:06
102 Luke Durbridge (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:17:24
132 Magnus Cort Nielsen (Den) - ORICA-GreenEDGE