Peter Sagan is a professional Slovak road bicycle racer. Born in Zilina, Czechoslovakia, Peter currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Bora-Hansgrohe.
The Slovak professional cyclist began his professional career competing in junior cyclo-cross. Likewise, he also competed in mountain bike racing during his junior cycling career. As a junior cyclo-racer, Peter won the Junior Mountain Bike World Championship. After winning the Junior Mountain Bike World Championship, Peter moved to road racing.
Peter is regarded as one of the finest cycling talents in the world. Similarly, he has won many prestigious awards, including one European Championship, three World Championships, and two Paris-Nice stages. Moreover, he is a winner of Tirreno-Adriatico stages, and one in the Tour de Romandie.
Similarly, Peter won the Day Ahead of Tour de France’s First Key Stage in July 2019. With the win, Peter claimed his fifth stage win of the Tour de France on Wednesday, July 10. The three-time World Champion is among the most dominant sprinter in recent years. Despite his disappointing season in early 2019, Peter silenced the critics winning the fifth stage of the Tour de France.
Speaking post-win, Peter performed badly due to his health issues in early 2019. However, he recovered well to prepare for the Tour. Since 2012, Peter didn’t win any green jersey. Likewise, he got disqualified after a crash with Mark Cavendish in 2017.
Other cyclists; Mads Wurtz, Toms Skujins, Simon Clarke and Tim Wellens all performed well in the first phase. However, they couldn’t keep up with their sprint and eventually lost to Peter.
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Sagan began dating his girlfriend Katarina Smolkova in the early 10s. After dating for a few years, they exchanged their wedding vows on November 11, 2015. They walked down the aisle in a private wedding ceremony in Slovakia.
Their wedding ceremony was a small family function with only close friends and family members on the guest list.
After her marriage with Sagan, Katarina changed her name to Katarina Sagan. Katarina and Sagan have a single child together. Katarina Sagan gave to their first child on 27 October 2017.
In July 2018, Katarina and Sagan announced their separation. The couple shared their decision to walk out of their marriage writing in a Facebook post on 18 July 2018. Their divorce settlement is still unfinalized.
Peter Sagan makes a living as a professional road bicycle racer. He is one of the highest paid professional cyclists in the world.
According to brujulabike.com, Peter has an annual salary of $6,772,500. Sagan is not only an extraordinary cyclist but also has an irresistible appeal for publicity.
Likewise, he makes a huge income through his sponsorship deals. Moreover, he also makes a huge income through his social media sponsorship deals. According to cyclingtips.com, he makes $330 thousand per Facebook post.
Through sponsorships, Sagan made $6.5 million in the fiscal year 2018.
As of 2019, his net worth is estimated at $9 million.
Born on 26 January 1990, Peter Sagan is 29 years of age at present.
The 29-year old cyclist Peter weighs 79 kg (126 lbs). He stands 5 feet and 11 inches tall i.e. 1.82 meters.
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