Peter Sagan times his effort to perfection

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Peter Sagan times his effort to perfection
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Peter Sagan stayed quiet all day before timing his effort to perfection in the final sprint to become the first rider to claim three road race world championship titles in a row on Sunday.

The Slovakian surged ahead with less than 50 meters left when he pipped local favorite Alexander Kristoff to the line.

Australian Michael Matthews took third place after being boxed in during the lead-up to the sprint.

“It was not easy. It came down to a sprint, that was unbelievable,” said Sagan, who joined Italian Alfredo Binda, Belgians Rik van Steenbergen and Eddy Merckx, and Spain’s Oscar...


Peter Sagan times his effort to perfection


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