Steve Cummings celebrates 35th birthday riding Milan-San Remo

British Dimension Data rider Steve Cummings plays support role for Mark Cavendish and Edvald Boasson Hagen

Steve Cummings wins stage four of 2016 Tirreno-Adriatico

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Steve Cummings will celebrate his birthday today with a 291-kilometre bike ride in Italy – Milan-San Remo.

The British rider marks his 35th year playing a support role for Dimension Data team-mates Mark Cavendish and Edvald Boasson Hagen, who are the South African team's two-pronged plan of attack. Cavendish won the prestigious Monument in 2009.

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