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‘I’m glad we stayed on our bikes…’

NYBORG – The terrifying moment Fabio Jakobsen ended up in by Peter Sagan was hardly highlighted, but it is precisely that fact that makes his first sprint victory in the Tour de France legendary. It happened 200 yards from the finish when Sagan came in from outside and slammed into Jakobsen’s shoulder. After his horror crash and near-death experience, he didn’t panic, but instead fought his way out of the crowd, only to rush past everyone with an ultimate explosion. ,,I’m glad we stayed on our bikes…”

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