Mark Cavendish Team High Road

Mark Cavendish will take on Tom Boonen and Alessandro Petacchi in the sprints at Tirreno-Adriatico in the next seven days in his last road race before teaming up with Bradley Wiggins to ride the Madison at the world track championships in Manchester.

Cavendish has yet to win a sprint this year but is confident he can take on some of the biggest and fastest sprinters in the peloton.

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