Mark Cavendish Great Britain & N. Ireland
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

21 May 1985

Height

1.75m

Weight

69kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

CYCLING - ROAD

Biography

Competed in: CYCLING - ROADCycling - Road

The 2011 BBC Sports Personality of the Year is the most successful British professional road racer of all time

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Mark Cavendish Cavendish keen on track comeback

British cyclist Mark Cavendish has revealed he wants to return to the track for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

4 Aug 12

Mark Cavendish Cavendish blames Aussie tactics

Men's Road Race

28 Jul 12

Cyclist Mark Cavendish blames the negative tactics of other teams after he loses out on a gold medal in the men's road race.

Mark Cavendish Cavendish Olympic medal bid fails

Men's Road Race

28 Jul 12

Mark Cavendish's Olympic gold medal bid ends in disappointment for Great Britain as Alexandre Vinokourov wins the men's road race.

Cavendish backs 'dream team' GB Cavendish backs 'dream team' GB

Men's Road Race

26 Jul 12

Mark Cavendish says the team-mates surrounding him in the Olympic road race on Saturday are some of the "best riders in the world".

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Results for Mark Cavendish

Date Event Rank Mark
28 Jul Men's Road Race Final, Road Race 29 5:46:37

Head to Head

Mark Cavendish vs David Millar

Mark Cavendish

Mark Cavendish One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

5:46:37 Men's Road Race

Height

1.75m (5'9")

Weight

69kg

Age

28

David Millar

David Millar Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

5:55:16 Men's Road Race

Height

1.91m (6'3")

Weight

78kg

Age

37

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