Mark Cavendish at the Ghent Six (photo gallery)

Mark Cavendish and team-mate Iljo Keisse warm up for the Ghent Six

Mark Cavendish is partnering Omega Pharma-QuickStep team-mate Iljo Keisse at the Ghent Six-Day track event in Belgium this week (November 18-23)

The historic event sees pairs of riders take part in a series of events, with an overall winning pair awarded at the end of the six days.

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Cavendish and Keisse took to the track on Monday to warm up for the event, and meet the press.

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