'One-day racing is totally different -everything still has to go right for Pogačar to win Milan-San Remo'

Former Milan-San Remo winner Simon Gerrans says the Monument is a 'whole different beast' for the Slovenian

Tadej Pogacar at the 2022 Strade Bianche
(Image credit: Getty)

Tadej Pogačar might be many people's pick for Milan-San Remo this weekend, but 10 years on from his win, Simon Gerrans has warned that "anything can happen" and that "everything still has to go right" for the Slovenian to win the first Monument of the year.

Speaking to Cycling Weekly on Thursday, ahead of the race on Saturday, Gerrans repeated the line that Milan-San Remo is "the easiest race to finish and the hardest one to win".

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