Paris-Roubaix 2019 prize money list: How much did Philippe Gilbert get?

Philippe Gilbert prize money Paris Roubaix 2019

When Philippe Gilbert sprinted across the finish line in the iconic Roubaix velodrome on Sunday after conquering Paris-Roubaix, he added the name of one of the biggest races to his already lengthy list of victories.

Okay, we know they don’t want to win Paris-Roubaix because of the prize money. But it helps. It especially assists in repaying team mates for their work on the day.

This year the Paris-Roubaix prize money is €91,000 in total; with cash prizes for those who finished from 1st to 20th today.

Gilbert netted €30,000 for victory after six hours of riding in the gruelling 257-kilometre race that famously takes in just over 54 kilometres of rough cobbled roads in northern France.

Nils Politt (Katusha-Alpecin) received €22,000  for placing second, with Yves Lampaert (Deceuninck-Quick-Step) getting  €15,000 for third spot.

Sep Vanmarcke (EF Education First) was 4th and gets €7,500. Peter Sagan (Bora-hansgrohe) placed 5th and collects €3,200.

Looking down to the bottom of the list of prize money, Bert De Backer (Vital Concept – B&B Hotels) received €500 for placing 20th.

By comparison, the prize pot for the Tour of Flanders was  €50,000 this year, with the winner Alberto Bettiol (EF Education First) taking home €20,000 for his victory.

Kasper Asgreen (Deceuninck–Quick-Step) took home €10,000, while third Alexander Kristoff (UAE Team Emirates) got €5,000.


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