Erik Zabel Team Milram

German cycling?s biggest name, sprinter-cum-Classics specialist Erik Zabel has announced during the Milram team presentation on Thursday that he plans to end his career after the 2008 season. However, he left open the final decision until the end of the year.

?I think this will be my last season on the bike,? Zabel, who has the largest number of pro wins of any rider currently in the peloton, told reporters.

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