Mark Cavendish takes advantage of 'rest day' before Sunday's Tour de France sprint

Mark Cavendish completed stage 14 of the Tour de France 17 minutes behind the stage winner, making the most of a quiet day before his mind turns to stage wins again on Sunday

Mark Cavendish at the 2015 Tour de France (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Mark Cavendish rode within himself during stage 14 of the Tour de France on Saturday, mindful that he is running out of chances to claim another victory at the race.

Sunday's stage — and the race finale on the Champs Elysees in Paris – are the remaining opportunities for sprinters wanting to stamp their authority on the 102nd edition.

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