Mark Cavendish restores Etixx-QuickStep's pride with Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne win

After losing out in Saturday's Het Nieuwsblad, there were no mistakes for Etixx-QuickStep in Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne

Mark Cavendish celebrates after winning the 2015 Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne

(Image credit: Watson)

Mark Cavendish (Etixx-QuickStep) restored his team’s pride by sprinting to his sixth win of the season at Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne on Sunday.

Twenty-four hours after the Belgian squad were humiliated at Het Nieuwsblad – placing three men in the decisive move but failing to stop Ian Stannard (Team Sky) from winning – Cavendish proved as reliable as ever, taking the bunch sprint ahead of Alexander Kristoff (Katusha) and Elia Viviani (Sky).

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