Mark Cavendish settling in with Omega Pharma

Mark Cavendish, Tour of Qatar 2013, stage one

Mark Cavendish is getting comfortable with his new Omega Pharma-QuickStep team. After one year at Sky, he is deciding which Belgians will go where in his lead out and in general adjusting to his new squad.

The eight-man team arrived last to the start yesterday morning to begin the Tour of Qatar in Doha's centre. Cavendish immediately signed in and returned to the team car, sitting down on the bonnet to fiddle with his shoe.

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