Peter Sagan Sprints to Victory in Stage 5 of 2010 Tour of California

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05/21/2010| 0 comments
by Thomas A. Valentinsen

Peter Sagan Sprints to Victory in Stage 5 of 2010 Tour of California

Team HTC-Columbia's Michael Rogers takes overall Amgen Tour of California lead ahead of Dave Zabriskie (Team Garmin-Transitions) and Levi Leipheimer (Team RadioShack).

we'll do our best to try and defend."

"Today was a very aggressive day of racing and when RadioShack picked up the tempo on the climb it thinned the bunch out pretty quickly. It worked out perfectly for us. I felt pretty good. I'm climbing well and I could even have a bit of a sprint today.

"I'm really happy with the way the team rode," Rogers added and concluded "We were active all day with Mark Cavendish and Mark Renshaw setting up sprints early on and Renshaw in the break for the rest of the day. Then the boys delivered me perfectly to the finish line. Peter Sagan is a really quick sprinter - something I'm not really renowned for. So the best man won today."

The 2010 Tour of California concludes on Sunday.

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