Kwiatkowski to Sagan: 'Sometimes you win by being the smartest, not the strongest'

The 2017 Milan-San Remo winner responds to Sagan's comments over how he won the Italian Monument

Michal Kwiatkowski at the 2018 Tirreno-Adriatico (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Michal Kwiatkowski (Sky) sent a reminder to world champion Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) ahead of Milan-San Remo this Saturday, that sometimes it is better be the smartest and not the strongest in the race.

>>> Peter Sagan: ‘If I win Milan-San Remo like Kwiatkowski, I’m not happy’

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.