Mark Cavendish in Belgium for first race since Tour of Turkey comeback

The Manxman is looking to bring his return to winning ways back to Europe after taking four stage wins in Turkey

Mark Cavendish
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After his four comeback stage victories at the recent Tour of Turkey, Mark Cavendish returns to European racing this weekend in Belgium as he looks to continue his return to winning ways.

Saturday's second edition of the GP Vermarc will see Cavendish and the peloton complete 10 laps of a 15km-long circuit in Rotselaar, located in the Flemish region of Belgium.

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