Thursday July 16th, 2015

Stage 12Lannemezan / Plateau de Beille

Start 11h15 (Local time)

Peter Sagan: «Points classification is harder to win but not impossible»

interview16.07.2015Stage 12- Lannemezan / Plateau de Beille

The rules of the points classification have changed last year, also because I won it three times in a row. Now it's harder for me to win but it's not impossible. After the first mountain, I have only two points lead. Tomorrow it might be a stage for me but I'm just happy that I've made it to the finish today under the pouring rain.

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