Discussion

Cavendish wins Tour's 11th stage

Updated: July 15, 2010, 5:15 PM ET
Associated Press

BOURG-LES-VALENCE, France -- In the frenzied and dangerous mass sprints at the Tour de France, competitors often need to keep their heads.

Mark Renshaw decided to use his.

The Australian lead-out man for sprint specialist Mark Cavendish was kicked out of the race after head-butting a rival Thursday, which cleared a path for his British teammate to win his third stage at this year's Tour.

"This is cycling. It's not wrestling," said course director Jean-Francois Pescheux, who called ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE OLYMPICS HEADLINES