CW breaking news 2

There is a storm brewing at Milan-San Remo and it is not just the strong wind that is expected to blow off the Mediterranean and play a factor in the final part of the race along the coast on Saturday.

The talk in the peloton is that this year a break of some kind will manage to escape the control of the bunch and mean the 99th edition of the Classicissima does not end in a sprint finish.

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