'You grab a rest and get ready for the next surge - or for Peter Sagan to accelerate'

Alex Dowsett talks about his power numbers at Milan-San Remo and racing Paris-Roubaix.

Alex Dowsett on stage one of the 2017 Challenge Mallorca

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Alex Dowsett (Movistar) said that his power numbers at last weekend's Milan-San Remo would have been around 700 watts - and that there was no chance for respite with Peter Sagan around.

Sagan finished second in the first Monument of the season, while Dowsett finished a credible 44th in the second group on the road, in just his second edition of the calendar's longest race.

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