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These are the results for the 1998 edition of the Paris-Roubaix cycling classic, in which Franco Ballerini won and Mapei-Bricobi team took all positions in the podium.

In this edition Johan Museeuw had a fall in Arenberg Forest cobblestones section, in which his knee was shattered. On top of this came a dangerous infection which almost caused him to lose the injured leg.

General Standings

12-04-1998: Compiègne-Roubaix, 266.5 km.

Cyclist Team Time
1 Franco Ballerini Mapei-Bricobi 6h 57'49"
2 Andrea Tafi Mapei-Bricobi + 4'16"
3 Wilfried Peeters Mapei-Bricobi + 4'19"
4 Leon Van Bon Rabobank + 4'49"
5 Frédéric Moncassin GAN s.t.
6 Rolf Sorensen Rabobank + 4'50"
7 Magnus Backstedt GAN + 4'52"
8 Bart Leysen Mapei-Bricobi + 6'34"
9 Gianluca Bortolami Festina s.t.
10 Henk Vogels GAN s.t.


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