Cavendish realises green jersey dream at the Tour de France

Mark Cavendish becomes the first Briton to win the Tour de France green jersey

Mark Cavendish on podium, Tour de France 2011, stage 16

Mark Cavendish realised a dream today on the Champ Elysees in Paris. He secured the green jersey on his back by winning the Tour de France's final stage.

"Wearing the green jersey here in Paris," said Cavendish, "is something special for my palmarès."

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