Cavendish-Greipel duel: Let the fun begin

Mark Cavendish, Tour Down Under 2011

Mark Cavendish showed today in Australia that he is ready to duel with former team-mate André Greipel at the Tour Down Under (January 18-23). He responded playfully to questions about their relationship, which made headlines last year when they criticised each other in the press.

"Some of you don't know, we are actually lovers. We both refrain from saying that," Cavendish said. "There you go, you got your headline."

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