Bradley Wiggins thinks Mark Cavendish may struggle combining Tour and Olympic ambitions

Sir Bradley Wiggins believes Mark Cavendish may be taking on too much by targeting success at both the Tour de France and Olympics

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

Sir Bradley Wiggins says if anyone can win stages at the Tour de France and then the omnium at the Olympics it's Mark Cavendish, but thinks the Manxman will struggle to achieve both goals.

Cavendish has previously stated his goals for 2016 are the Tour, the Olympics and the World Championships road race, but with such little time between the first two the challenge is made all the harder.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.