André Greipel would swap 100 victories for 2016 World Championships glory

The German sprinter targets next October's World Championships in Qatar

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André Greipel says he would swap 100 of his victories for World Championships success in Qatar next year.

The Lotto-Soudal rider finished third in the 2011 Worlds in Copenhagen, the last championships to end in a bunch sprint.

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Nick Bull is an NCTJ qualified journalist who has written for a range of titles, as well as being a freelance writer at Beat Media Group, which provides reports for the PA Media wire which is circulated to the likes of the BBC and Eurosport. His work at Cycling Weekly predominantly dealt with professional cycling, and he now holds a role as PR & Digital Manager at SweetSpot Group, which organises the Tour of Britain.