Peter Sagan wins stage one of Tour of California 2019

Sagan beat Travis McCabe and Max Walscheid to the line in Sacramento

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Peter Sagan claimed his first win in almost four months as he proved the fastest on stage one of the Amgen Tour of California.

Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) sprinted to victory on stage of the Tour of California in Sacramento

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Chris Marshall-Bell

A freelance sports journalist and podcaster, you'll mostly find Chris's byline attached to news scoops, profile interviews and feature writing across a variety of different publications. He has been writing regularly for Cycling Weekly since 2013.

Previously a ski, hiking and cycling guide in a number of places, but mostly in the Canadian Rockies and Spanish Pyrenees, he almost certainly holds the record for the most number of interviews conducted from snowy mountains.

He lives in Valencia, Spain.