Howard edges out Cavendish to win Tour of Britain stage two

Leigh Howard, stage winner, Tour of Britain 2012, stage two

Leigh Howard (Orica-GreenEdge) got the better of Mark Cavendish to win stage two of this year's Tour of Britain at Knowsley Safari Park.

On a slightly-uphill drag to the line, Cavendish wasn't able to recover from a lack of a full lead-out train in time to overhaul his former HTC-Highroad team-mate.

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