Peter Sagan to return to Amgen Tour of California as defending champion

Peter Sagan is not confident of retaining his Tour of California title, but will instead be focussing on adding stage wins to his impressive tally

Peter Sagan on the podium at the Tour of California (Photo: Graham Watson)

(Image credit: Watson)

Peter Sagan will return to the Amgen Tour of California for the seventh consecutive season with designs on increasing his tally of 13 stage wins.

The odds on the world champion achieving his goal are favourable, with the Slovakian winning at least one stage in each of the last six seasons, including two in 2015.

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