Happy Birthday, America.
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Strictly a class move when he signaled a W for Wouter Weylandt. All class. And big ups to Thor Hushovd too. He was a big part of the win, and it did not go unnoticed.
“To have the world champion and yellow jersey work for you to launch the sprint, it’s crazy,” Farrar said of Hushovd.
Video of the finale.
How’s the team feeling after these last few days?
“We’re going to keep drinking champagne as long as my liver can handle it,” Vaughters said.
Watch out for Cavendish. He got knocked out on this one, in the final corner and for his conduct during the intermediate sprint. I don’t think he’ll be knocked out again. He is a man fueled by anger. He closed a lot of real estate in the closing meters today. He’s got the form. He’s going to blow doors clean off the hinges.by