Peter Sagan hit the headlines a couple of weeks ago after pinching the bottom of a podium girl after the Ronde Van Vlaanderen.
The incriminating pictures went well beyond the cycling world, and drew condemnations, as well as a debate about whether in the 21st century there is still a place for podium girls.
Sagan, perhaps realising how many people were offended by how he treated Maya Leye, chose to issue a contrite message of apology by video soon after the incident.
"I sincerely apologise to Maya for what I did on the podium after the race. It was wrong of me and I didn't think when I was upRead More »from Peter Sagan says sorry with flowers to the girl whose bottom he pinched