Peter Sagan out-sprints Philippe Gilbert to take Brabantse Pijl

Peter Sagan, Brabantse Pijl 2013

Peter Sagan (Cannondale) snapped up another one-day race this spring, taking Brabantse Pijl today in Belgium ahead of World Champion Philippe Gilbert (BMC Racing). The Slovak, out-numbered, chased down an attack and out-sprinted Gilbert.

"To win in front of Gilbert? It's good. He's won big races," Sagan said in a press conference. "I still need to learn to be a big rider."

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