Jasper Philipsen: I want to win the green jersey as much as possible

Jasper Philipsen (Alpecin-Deceuninck) won the Tour de France green jersey for the first time this year
Jasper Philipsen (Alpecin-Deceuninck) won the Tour de France green jersey for the first time this year (Image credit: Getty Images)

With the best year of his career in the books, including 19 victories and the Tour de France green jersey, Jasper Philipsen has said that he wants to win the famous sprinter's jersey "as much as possible" in the coming years.

The Belgian took four wins in France this July, crowning himself as the top sprinter in the peloton and dominating the points classification to take the first green jersey of his career.

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Dani Ostanek
Senior News Writer

Dani Ostanek is Senior News Writer at Cyclingnews, having joined in 2017 as a freelance contributor and later being hired full-time. Prior to joining the team, they had written for numerous major publications in the cycling world, including CyclingWeekly and Rouleur.


Dani has reported from the world's top races, including the Tour de France, World Championships, and the spring Classics. They have interviewed many of the sport's biggest stars, including Mathieu van der Poel, Remco Evenepoel, Demi Vollering, and Anna van der Breggen.


As well as original reporting, news and feature writing, and production work, Dani also oversees How to Watch guides and works on The Leadout newsletter throughout the season. Their favourite races are Strade Bianche and Paris-Roubaix and their favourite published article is from the 2024 edition of the latter: 'Unless I'm in an ambulance, I'm finishing this race' – Cyrus Monk, the last man home at Paris-Roubaix