Cycling

Tour de France 2021 - 'What a hero!' - Mark Cavendish claims stunning win on Stage 4 to close on Eddy Merckx

Mark Cavendish (Deceuninck–QuickStep) claimed a fairytale win on Stage 4 at the Tour de France as he moved within three of all-time leader Eddy Merckx. The 36-year-old, a shock inclusion at the Tour after Sam Bennett was ruled through injury, was immediately overcome with emotion as he was embraced by his teammates.

00:04:44, 29/06/2021 at 15:38