Cavendish in pink as Columbia prove their point to Garmin

Mark Cavendish Giro d Italia 2009 stage one TTT

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Mark Cavendish became the first British rider to pull on the Giro d?Italia?s pink jersey after he led the Columbia-Highroad squad to victory in the team time trial.

Columbia proved a point in emphatic style, beating their American rivals, Garmin-Slipstream, by six seconds.

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