End of the road for Mark Cavendish's Olympic track hopes, says Sutton

British Cycling technical director Shane Sutton admits Mark Cavendish is unlikely to now qualify to race on the track at the Rio 2016 Olympics

Mark Cavendish and Iljo Keisse warm-up for the 2014 Six-days of Ghent

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Shane Sutton is not holding out any hope of Mark Cavendish returning to the track for next year’s Olympic Games, with the Manxman seemingly having made up his mind to focus fully on the road.

British Cycling’s technical director said that Cavendish had been seriously mulling over a shot at making the Rio 2016 track team.

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