Mark Cavendish and Tom Boonen's double option for Omega Pharma at Milan-San Remo

Tom Boonen and Mark Cavendish, Omega Pharma-QuickStep 2013 launch

Mark Cavendish is quietly hopeful of a bunch sprint finish at Milan-San Remo tomorrow where he and Classics patriarch Tom Boonen will race for the first time together as teammates.

The Monument and next weekend's Ghent-Wevelgem are perhaps the only two events the amicable pair will both start with an equal chance of winning.

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