Peter Sagan: Maybe I'Ll Send Someone To Preview Yorkshire Worlds For Me

Peter Sagan is back in the Slovakian champion's jersey, but rainbow stripes are ever-present.

Peter Sagan has no current plans to recon the 2019 UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire, insisting that little can be gained from riding the course unless there are full road closures and riders are under race conditions. Sagan has history in taking little to no interest in previews Worlds courses, despite winning three straight titles between 2015 and 2017. His three-year reign as world champion was eventually ended with Alejandro Valverde 's victory in Innsbruck in 2018. Sagan's first world title came in Richmond, USA in 2015 with a late attack. The Slovak then followed that up with sprint wins in Doha, Qatar in 2016 and Bergen, Norway in 2017. "Richmond I saw two days before but I did just one lap," he told Cyclingnews at Bora-Hansroghe's recent training camp. "In Doha I saw only one lap of the city circuit but I didn't see the sections before. Everyone ...

Read on Cycling News

More Like This

No similar articles :(