Hivert Wins Again As Valverde Remains In Lead At Tour of Andalusia

MADRID, Feb 19, 2013 (AFP) - Frenchman Jonathan Hivert, of the Sojasun team, followed up his victory in Monday's first stage by winning the second stage of the Tour of Andalusia on Tuesday. The 27-year-old once again prevailed in a sprint, this time from American Tyler Farrar and Italy's Francesco Lasca, at the end of the 194.2km ride from Trebujena to Montilla. In the overall … [Read more...]

Hivert Wins Stage, Valverde Retains Overall Lead At Tour of Andalusia

MADRID, Feb 18, 2013 (AFP) - Frenchman Jonathan Hivert won the first stage of the Tour of Andalusia on Monday, a 164km ride from San Fernando to Ubrique. The 27-year-old - who is in top form having won France's first professional race of the season the Etoile de Besseges in early February - prevailed in a sprint finish ahead of Spaniard Alejandro Valverde and Dutchman Bauke Mollema. … [Read more...]

Hivert Wins Romandie Stage 2, Wiggins Retains Lead

GENEVA, April 26, 2012 (AFP) - Frenchman Jonathan Hivert of the Saur-Sojasun team dominated an uphill sprint at the end of the Tour of Romandie's second stage as Britain's Bradley Wiggins retained the overall lead Thursday. Paris-Nice champion Wiggins, who took the race leader's yellow jersey from Geraint Thomas with victory on the opening stage, leads another Sky teammate, Michael … [Read more...]

Hivert Wins GP de Marseille

MARSEILLE, France, Jan 31, 2010 (AFP) - Frenchman Jonathan Hivert of the Saur Sojasun team won France's traditional season-opening cycle race the GP La Marseillaise, held over 139.5km here Sunday. Hivert finished ahead of Dutchman Johnny Hoogerland of Vacansoleil and compatriot Samuel Dumoulin (Cofidis). … [Read more...]