Peter Sagan is the big personality cycling needs, says Adam Blythe

Blythe says his Tinkoff teammate is just a normal guy off the bike, despite his huge success on the road

Peter Sagan celebrates his first Monument victory in the 2016 Tour of Flanders with a trademark wheelie after the finish line.

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Cycling needs personalities like Peter Sagan, says Tinkoff teammate Adam Blythe. Sagan won the Tour of Flanders on Sunday in his rainbow jersey, pulled a wheelie and power slid for the photographers after the finish line.

Sagan threw his helmet into the crowd after winning the World Championships in Richmond last year. YouTube videos showed him riding over a car, climbing up stairs and playing golf on his bicycle.

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