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Boasson Hagen out of Paris-Roubaix

  • By VeloNews.com
  • Published Apr. 7, 2010
  • Updated Apr. 7, 2010 at 5:56 PM EDT

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Team Sky’s Edvald Boasson Hagen has withdrawn from this Sunday’s edition of Paris-Roubaix with an Achilles injury, his team confirmed on Wednesday.

The 22-year-old will take time out to be treated in a bid to recover and win a place in the nine-man team for July’s Tour de France.

Boasson Hagen will be replaced in Team Sky’s line-up by New Zealand’s Greg Henderson and will next race at the Tour de Picardie from May 14-16.

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