Mark Cavendish takes a break from the Ghent Six Day to perform the YMCA (video)

The Manxman is partnering Sir Bradley Wiggins in the latter's probable final race, but is having just as much fun off the track

Mark Cavendish took the time during the fifth night of the Ghent Six Day to have some fun away from the track, much to the approval of the Belgian crowd.

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Standing in track centre, the British rider got fully involved with the YMCA and was clearly enjoying himself away from the racing.

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Cavendish and Sir Bradley Wiggins head into the final day in Ghent on Sunday in the overall lead thanks to being a lap up.

However, both pairs in second and third – Kenny De Ketele & Moreno De Pauw and Elia Viviani & Iljo Keisse, respectively – lead the British pair on points.

De Ketele and De Pauw won the recent London Six Day, a result they will be looking to repeat at home in Belgium.

The Ghent Six Day is expected to be Wiggins’s final race, but he has left open the option that he could continue into 2017.