Mark Cavendish takes his fourth stage win of the 2016 Tour de France with victory on stage 14

Mark Cavendish followed the right wheels to win his fourth stage of this year's Tour de France, on an otherwise unexciting stage

Mark Cavendish on the podium after stage 14 of the 2016 Tour de France

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data) took the win on stage 14 after an otherwise quiet day at the 2016 Tour de France, beating his main rivals in the bunch sprint to take his fourth win this year and the 30th of his career.

Following the wheel of Marcel Kittel (Etixx-Quick Step), Cavendish came round with approximately 170 metres left to race and powered his way to the line. Kittel appeared to be raising objections as he crossed the line, but it didn't look like there were any infringements.

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Jack Elton-Walters hails from the Isle of Wight, and would be quick to tell anyone that it's his favourite place to ride. He has covered a varied range of topics for Cycling Weekly, producing articles focusing on tech, professional racing and cycling culture. He moved on to work for Cyclist Magazine in 2017 where he stayed for four years until going freelance. He now returns to Cycling Weekly from time-to-time to cover racing, review cycling gear and write longer features for print and online.