Peter Sagan expected to start Tirreno-Adriatico despite suffering with stomach virus

The three-time world champion has been ill since finishing a training camp in Sierra Nevada

Peter Sagan (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Peter Sagan is suffering with a stomach virus but Bora-Hansgrohe say he will start Tirreno-Adriatico on Wednesday along the Tuscan coast.

The Slovakian just came from an altitude training block in Spain, where he had began to feel sick.

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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.