New footage reveals how Peter Sagan crashed at Tour of Flanders

Footage from the roadside shows how Peter Sagan crashed and brought down Greg Van Avermaet and Oliver Naesen

New video footage shows a fan's jacket over the barriers in the Tour of Flanders yesterday caused world champion Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) to crash on the Oude Kwaremont.

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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.