# Mark Cavendish

Last year
# as it stands
'Second life' Jakobsen wins Tour second stage
Denmark’s Mads Pederson was third to give local fans double reason to celebrate.
# like a fine wine
Veteran Mark Cavendish storms to Giro D'Italia stage 3 win
It was a 16th stage win at the event for the British 36-year-old who is riding the Italian grand tour after a nine-year break.
All time
# knifepoint raid
Armed robbers assault Olympic and Tour de France cyclist Cavendish and threaten his wife
While ‘extremely distressed,’ none of the family sustained serious injuries during the robbery on their home.
# Cycling
Cavendish suffers broken ribs and collapsed lung in crash in Belgium
The 36-year-old will be discharged from hospital later today or tomorrow morning.
# Who's Eddy?
Cavendish equals all-time record with another Tour de France stage victory
Today’s win at Carcassonne was the British sprinter’s fourth so far in the 2021 edition of the race.
# manx missle
Cavendish wins Tour de France stage 10, needs one more to equal Merckx record
Cavendish keeps a firm grip on the green jersey.
# Comeback
Cavendish storms to second Tour stage win in three days
The British cyclist is closing in on Eddy Merckx’s record of 34 stage victories.
# Cycling
Cavendish wins first Tour de France stage in five years
It was his 31st stage win on the world’s greatest bike race.
# Blow
Sam Bennett to miss Tour de France through injury
The Irish rider won’t be able defend the green jersey he won last year.
# Speaking out
Cycling ace Cavendish opens up about battle with depression
The 34-year-old is just four stage wins shy of equalling Belgian legend Eddie Mercx’s record of 34 stage victories in the Tour de France.
# Cut
Injuries catch up with Cavendish as he's dropped for Tour de France
The 34-year-old will miss the Tour for the first time since 2006.
# fast start
Sam Bennett extends his lead at Tour of Turkey
The Irish rider finished second in today’s third stage to Edremit.
# Cav
Cavendish calls for 'vile' social media abuse to stop
The Manx Missile crashed out of the Tour earlier this week.
# manx missile
Nasty crash puts Cavendish out of Tour de France with broken shoulder
The record chasing sprinter was sent into the barriers by the now-disqualified Peter Sagan.
# triumph
Tearful Kittel wins 10th Tour de France stage, Froome suffers scare
Meanwhile, Dan Martin is 52nd overall after today’s event, while fellow Irish rider Nicholas Roche is placed in 111th.
# Controversy
'I could sue you for that, do you know that?' Mark Cavendish lashes out at journalist's question
The cyclist claimed an Olympic silver medal last night but caused a collision that resulted in a South Korean athlete being rushed to hospital.
# Milestone
Classy Cavendish claims 30th Tour stage win with superb sprint finish
There were no changes in the general classification as Chris Froome and his main rivals finished safely in the peloton.
# Take a Bow
Ireland's Dan Martin finishes second in Tour de France's 8th stage
Meanwhile, Chris Froome stunned his Tour de France rivals by attacking on a fast descent to take the honours.
# making his mark
Cavendish power takes him to sweltering hot stage win
The Manx Missile is just six wins from overhauling Eddie Merckx’s record.
# manx missive
Cavendish points the finger at Froome for bringing danger to tight sprint finishes
The Manx Missile came out on top by a whisker again today.
# Leave Mark Alone!
Cavendish hits out at social media "imbeciles" after failed attack on Day 2 of Tour
Cavendish didn’t mince his words.
# thinking off your feet
Bang, crash, wallop! What to do when you crash your bike…
It’s a shocking and confusing situation because very often, it’s over before you know it.
Britain's Mark Cavendish ruled out of Tour de France
The 29-year-old sprinter suffered the injury when he fell heavily in a high-speed crash.
# Drama
Cavendish crashes out as Kittel wins first stage, takes yellow
The 29-year-old Briton came down hard on his shoulder.
# Cycling
Sam Bennett makes statement with fourth place in Tirreno-Adriatico
Matteo Pelucchi took the stage but Mark Cavendish retains the overall lead.
# Tour de France 2013
Sprint Finish: Cav wins as yellow jersey hopefuls take a chunk out of Froome
Got two minutes? Here’s everything you need to know about today’s stage of the Tour de France.
# Tour de France 2013
Sprint finish: Kittel pips Cavendish in dramatic photo finish
Got two minutes? Here’s everything you need to know about today’s stage of the Tour de France.
# Tour de France
Today's stage at the Tour de France came down to this photo finish
Mark Cavendish was pipped on the line by Marcel Kittel, who snatched his third stage win of this year’s race.
Tour leader Chris Froome springs to defence of Mark Cavendish
A spectator threw a bottle of urine over the Manx sprinter during yesterday’s time trial.
Mark Cavendish had urine thrown at him by a spectator today
Someone has been taking the piss during the 11th stage of the Tour de France.
# Vicious cycle
'I don't want to use this f****** bike!' Cavendish furious after bad day at office
The British star doesn’t like losing.
# Tour de France
Sprint finish: Cavendish explodes into life on Tour
Got two minutes? Here’s everything you need to know about today’s fifth stage of the Tour de France.
# Winning
Cavendish wins Stage 1 of Giro, drops f-bomb on live tv
The Omega Quickstep rider won the pink jersey, turned the air blue.
# Lance Armstrong
‘I might not watch’ — sprint king Mark Cavendish unmoved on Armstrong mea culpa
The British rider didn’t exactly come out strong.
# Timpiste
Mark Cavendish says he's 'okay' after training session collision
Cavendish’s accident happened less than two weeks after Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins were knocked off their bikes in Britain.
# new horizons
Cavendish to join Omega Pharma, Team Sky says
The 27-year-old expressed a desire to move on 12 months into a three-year contract, believing Team Sky’s stated ambitions and his own no longer matched.
# Rough Ride
Tour of Britain: Cavendish takes control as Bennett slips away
Sam Bennett (An Post-Sean Kelly) dropped out of the GC top 10 as Mark Cavendish won his second successive stage at the Tour of Britain.
# Saddle sore
Paul Kimmage: Irish cyclists put in worst Olympic performances I've ever seen
The award-winning author and Tour de France participant was critical of the London 2012 efforts of Nicolas Roche and Daniel Martin.
# High hopes
Bring it on: Wiggins confident ahead of time trial
‘This is going be a piece of piss now compared to [the Tour]. It’s just an hour and not three weeks.’
# Round-Up
Olympic Village: Day One, wrap
A round-up of the weird, wonderful and woeful of the first day of medal-winning action at London 2012.