Peter Velits sees advantages in reuniting with Mark Cavendish

Peter Velits tops final podium, Tour of Oman 2012, stage six

Slovak Peter Velits is confident the addition of British sprinter Mark Cavendish to his Omega Pharma - Quick-Step fold this season will if anything help rather than hinder his own performances.

Cavendish is set to lead the Belgian outfit at the Tour de France this year but that does not necessarily mean Velits, who sports director Brian Holm has tipped big things from, will have to sacrifice his own opportunities in time trial or mountain stages to be part of the former's lead-out.

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