Bradley Wiggins relishing reunion with Mark Cavendish at Worlds Madison on Sunday

Bradley Wiggins says riding the Madison with Mark Cavendish this Sunday at the Track World Championships in London will be a "bit of fun"

Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins at the Revolution Series in Derby (Andy Jones)

Sir Bradley Wiggins is looking forward to rekindling his “natural partnership” with Mark Cavendish in the Madison at the Track World Championships in London on Sunday, eight years after the duo first won a rainbow jersey in the discipline.

Although both Wiggins and Cavendish are focussed on other events at the Worlds — Wiggins is contesting the team pursuit and Cavendish the omnium — the Madison, Wiggins told press before the Championships began, is their chance to have fun as it is no longer an Olympic discipline.

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