Peter Sagan takes first victory of season in Tirreno-Adriatico

Peter Sagan takes his first win for Tinkoff-Saxo on rain-lashed stage of Tirreno-Adriatico; Nairo Quintana retains overall lead

Peter Sagan wins stage six of the 2015 Tirreno-Adriatico

(Image credit: Watson)

Peter Sagan took his first victory of the 2015 season and his first for Tinkoff-Saxo, taking the bunch sprint at the end of stage six of Tirreno-Adriatico in Italy on Monday.

Slovakian national champion Sagan sprinted ahead of Gerald Ciolek (MTN-Qhubeka) in second and Jens Debusschere (Lotto-Soudal) in third. Sagan could not hide his delight, punching the air and roaring.

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