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Old 03-13-18, 11:38 AM
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Peter Sagan, "I don't care about wins, it's more about the Show"

Peter Sagan: I don't care about victories, it's more about the show | Cyclingnews.com

Also, "What to say when you finish 2nd."
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It was an incredible recovery. He has the drive to win and the right attitude when he doesn't.
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Old 03-14-18, 06:49 AM
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It was an incredible recovery. He has the drive to win and the right attitude when he doesn't.
It's really rather rare for someone to truly have both.
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What a recovery! And what a guy Sagan is.
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Three-time world champion Peter Sagan is the strong favourite among all bookies,

If he is able to pick up the win in Milan-San Remo, then the bookies are also backing him to take unprecedented victories in the Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix, which if he is able to achieve will make him the first rider to win the first three of cycling’s Monuments in the same season.
Read more at Who are the bookies' favourites to win Milan-San Remo? - Cycling Weekly

Well, that would raise his status from legendary to exalted.
No one but Eddy's won any three in the same year (and he did it three times in four years)
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Peter Sagan is the best thing to happen to cycling in a very long time...I love the guy.

It's going to suck when he gets popped for doping
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Guess the gets paid well , maybe he can move to Monaco With Froome , to avoid taxes..
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Guess the gets paid well , maybe he can move to Monaco With Froome , to avoid taxes..
He already has.

https://cyclingtips.com/2017/01/pete...ing-with-fame/
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the inverse of 'Affordable Housing'...
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I'd heard the team pays Sagan so well that there is not much hope for the other team members unless they switch to another team. Nor can Bora afford to make an attractive offer to other up-an-coming pro's that are proving themselves.

Sagan's pretty much a one-off. He does his own thing. The team just seems to exist to provide a platform for his personality to attract sponsor money. The other members of the team just don't serve a purpose other than to give them the number of riders necessary for a team.

I might be wrong, while I've watched TDF's for many years, it's only the last few years that I've started watching the other tours and cycling events as well as following some teams more closely. So this is definitely opinion and perception.

I've never really rooted for Sagan. I do appreciate his abilities on the bike and his ways that seem to attract other to the sport. While I don't think being thrown out of the 2017 TDF was fair, Sagan is frequently making use of the gray area in rules when others are coming up on him from behind in a sprint.

It is amazing to watch him throw his bike at a close finish. I'd land on my kiester.
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