Julian Alaphillippe has been close to a big victory in the last year and it appears to be just a matter of time before he has his day.
Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) won the penultimate stage of Paris-Nice on Sunday and took the lead in the general classification.
Rudy Molard won his first WorldTour race in stage 6 of Paris-Nice, while Luis Leon Sanchez hung onto the yellow jersey.
To the delight of home fans, Frenchman Rudy Molard became the fourth home rider to win a stage at Paris-Nice 2018 in stage 6.
Jérôme Cousin claims a tactical win in Sisteron
Wout Poels moves into second overall at Paris-Nice with his stage 4 time trial win.
Jonathan Hivert claims the third stage of Paris-Nice as Luis León Sánchez snatches the yellow jersey from Arnaud Démare.
Jonathan Hivert outsprints fellow attackers Luis León Sánchez and Rémy di Gregorio after jumping clear in final 20 kilometers.
Dylan Groenewegen wins the sprint in Vierzon.
Dylan Groenewegen sprints to his fifth win of 2018 in the second stage of Paris-Nice.
Tejay van Garderen was forced to abandon Paris-Nice during the opening stage on Sunday after being involved in back-to-back crashes.
The peloton faced rain, crashes, and cobbles on the opening stage of the 76th Paris-Nice, which was won by Arnaud Demare (FDJ).
Wout Poels (Sky) will tackle the "Race to the Sun," which begins Sunday, for the first time in 2018.
The world’s best sprinters are bracing for the season’s first major battles in Europe next week at Paris-Nice and Tirreno-Adriatico.
Alberto Contador lost Paris-Nice by two seconds, which begs the question: Could he have made up those two seconds with a different bike?
Stage 8 winner David de la Cruz cuts Alberto Contador's chance for third race win as Sergio Henao takes the overall victory by two seconds.
Two-time race winner Richie Porte claims his fifth Paris-Nice stage win as new Colombian road race champion Sergio Henao takes yellow.
Australian Richie Porte (BMC) won the penultimate stage of Paris-Nice, Saturday, while Colombian Sergio Henao (Sky) slips into yellow.
Simon Yates claimed his first win of 2017, attacking alone to win a hilly stage 6 at Paris-Nice, and Julian Alaphilippe fought hard to keep the lead.
Julian Alaphilippe claims his first win of 2017, beating Alberto Contador in Paris-Nice's individual time trial to Mont Brouilly.
Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe wins on home turf Wednesday, beating two-time Paris-Nice champ Alberto Contador and taking the overall lead.
Irishman Sam Bennett gets the better of Alexander Kristoff, Marcel Kittel, and other top sprinters in Paris-Nice stage 3.
Frenchmen Arnaud Démare (FDJ) wins another Paris-Nice opener as compatriot Romain Bardet (AG2R) finds himself on the outside looking in.
Frenchman Arnaud Démare (FDJ) outsprinted compatriot Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) to win opening stage of Paris-Nice on Sunday.
Paris-Nice plays host to the first major showdown of 2017 for top GC riders Contador, Bardet, Porte, and Valverde.
Tinkoff sport director Sean Yates says TV motos helped pace Geraint Thomas in the final stage of Paris-Nice
Geraint Thomas survives a fierce battle with Alberto Contador to win the 'Race to the Sun' as Tim Wellens nabs the final stage
Ilnur Zakarin powers to his first win of 2016 in the sixth stage of Paris-Nice as Geraint Thomas takes control of the overall race lead
The Women's WorldTour goes Dutch, Paris-Nice wraps up with a climber's delight, and Tirreno offers its only mountaintop finish.
A complete photo sequence of Tuesday's controversial sprint finish at Paris-Nice.