Tagged: Thor Hushovd

Cervélo TestTeam: Hushovd wins green jersey

26-Jul-2009: Cervélo TestTeam concluded its highly successful Tour de France debut Sunday with a view from the podium in Paris. Cervélo’s durable sprinter Thor Hushovd didn’t take any unnecessary risks in Sunday’s thrilling finale...

Tour De France: Hushovd Aggressive in Green

22-Jul-2009: Cervélo TestTeam was on the sharp end of the action in Wednesday’s thrilling, five-climb march across the French Alps in the 169.5km 17th stage. Thor Hushovd attacked early to all but secure the...

Hushovd second, defends green jersey

14-Jul-2009: Cervélo TestTeam’s Thor Hushovd sprinted to second place in Tuesday’s 10th stage and defended the green points jersey at the Tour de France. British sprinter Mark Cavendish out-kicked Hushovd in a windy, uphill...

Hushovd rides into green jersey in Tour de France

July 11: Cervélo TestTeam’s Thor Hushovd used his racing savvy and strong legs to move into the lead in the green points jersey competition in Saturday’s climbing stage across the Pyrénées at the Tour...

Thor Hushovd sprints to stage victory in Tour de France

Less than one week into its debut Tour de France, Cervélo TestTeam scored a sprint victory Wednesday with Thor Hushovd in the 181.5km sixth stage to Barcelona.  Hushovd battled through rain and slick roads...

Norwegian victory in Belgian cycle sprint

On Feb. 28 Norway’s Thor Hushovd won the Het Nieuwsblad, the opening race of western Europe’s cycling season. Hushovd (31) clocked the fastest time during the mass sprint through the streets of the Belgian...

Hushovd claims California stage win

Cervélo TestTeam’s Thor Hushovd (31), from Norway, won the team’s first stage on Feb. 17 at the Amgen Tour of California with a stunning final km sprint propelled by a classic leadout from teammates Hayden Roulston,...