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Abu Dhabi Tour: Perfect Stage #4 Leadout Delivers Cavendish to Victory

Mark Cavendish Abu Dhabi Tour
Mark Cavendish made the most of an exemplary lead-out from his Dimension Data team to win the fourth and final stage of the Abu Dhabi Tour. He is now Ambassador of the Tour of Abu Dhabi 2016. (Photo: Luca Zennaro)

By TesfaNews,

Mark Cavendish of Team Dimension Data made it two stage wins in the 2016 Abu Dhabi Tour as he claimed the sprint finish in the final stage on Sunday at Yas Marina Circuit, beating Giacomo Nizzolo (Trek-Segafredo) in a straight sprint for the line.

Elia Viviani (Team Sky) took a distant third place while Tanel Kangert (Astana) finished safely in the bunch to claim the overall victory. Continue reading Abu Dhabi Tour: Perfect Stage #4 Leadout Delivers Cavendish to Victory

Tour de France #14: Cavendish Sprints to His 30th Career Tour Win

Congratulations Mark Cavendish for winning stage 14 of the Tour de France. Four stage wins for himself and five wins for his team. Many thanks to Natal Berhane and Daniel Teklehaimanot for their incredible job to make this victory possible. What a sprint! What a team!

By Team Dimension Data,

Mark Cavendish made it another incredible day for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka as he won stage 14 of the Tour de France. It was Cavendish’s 4th win of the Tour and our African Team’s 5th of the race this year.

Alexander Kristoff (Katusha) finished 2nd and Peter Sagan (Tinkoff) placed 3rd. Continue reading Tour de France #14: Cavendish Sprints to His 30th Career Tour Win

Tour de France #6: Mark Cavendish Blasts to 3rd Victory from Six Stages

WOW. Unbelievable. Terrifying. Mark Cavendish wins already the 1st, 3rd and now the 6th stages … three stage wins in six stages … Now, that is his 29th Tour de France stage win. What a legend.

By Team Dimension Data,

The fairy tale Tour de France continued on stage 6 for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka as Mark Cavendish sprinted to his 3rd victory at this year’s race. Marcel Kittel (Etixx-Quickstep) was 2nd in the lunge for the line and Dan Mclay (Fortuneo-Vital Concept) placed 3rd. Continue reading Tour de France #6: Mark Cavendish Blasts to 3rd Victory from Six Stages

Tour de France #1: Mark Cavendish Sprints to Stage Victory and Yellow Jersey

It doesn’t get better than this! Mark Cavendish wins stage 1 of the 2016 Tour de France, the yellow jersey and the green jersey!

By Team Dimension Data,

The opening stage of the 103rd Tour de France came down to a bunch sprint in Utah Beach and Mark Cavendish gave Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka an incredible stage victory and also secured his, and our African Team’s, first ever yellow jersey of the Tour de France.

Starting in Mont-Saint-Michel, Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka had a clear plan of delivering Cavendish to the sprint finale with the hope of taking the stage victory and the yellow jersey. The 188km stage to Utah Beach suited the sprinters perfectly and so the 5 rider breakaway that did go clear early on, had zero chance of making it to the finish first. Continue reading Tour de France #1: Mark Cavendish Sprints to Stage Victory and Yellow Jersey