Mark Cavendish plays waiting game to win at last in 2015 Tour de France

Sprinter ends two-year wait for Tour win with a well-timed burst on stage seven

Mark Cavendish wins stage seven of the 2015 Tour de France

(Image credit: Watson)

Questions have been raised about Mark Cavendish's form in this year's Tour de France, but today he took his first win in the 2015 edition in stage seven to Fougères.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.