Sunday, July 6, 2008

'08 TdF STAGE 2
Thor the Norwegian makes his mark at the line

After over 100 miles of undulating Brittany terrain and a long breakaway (involving Frenchman Thomas Voekler for the second straight day) that almost succeeded, Norwegian sprint specialist Thor Hushovd out-kicked Luxemburg's Kim Kirchen at the finish line to win Stage 2 of the 95th Tour de France. Read my summary and comment and get links to follow the Tour de France closely at The Tour de France for the Rest of Us.