Britain?s Mark Cavendish told CW that Wednesday?s victory in the Scheldeprijs came after he ?catapulted past [Quick Step?s Geert Steegmans] to win. I was giving it 100 percent, but I still had another 150 metres in me.?

The delighted T-Mobile rider said he was; ?really happy to have won, considering the standard of the field and the sprinters who were there. The speed of the race, too, was really high.?

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