Mark Cavendish Tour of California 2008
(Image credit: JOHN DEVICH)

An upbeat Mark Cavendish has confirmed that he will be gunning to be first across the line in Ghent-Wevelgem next week.

?After winning this stage at De Panne [stage two on Wednesday] I?m hoping for a victory in Wevelgem as well as the Scheldprijs [a week later].? Cavendish told Cycling Weekly. The Briton?s victory in Scheldeprijs was his first in 2007 and his first big win.

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