Mark Cavendish hopes in the Tour of California in mid-may the league to resume. The cut out for sprinter of Dimension Data is on the side since he was in a crash in Milan-Sanremo on march 17, a rib broke, and his ankle hurt.
“I hope at the very least California. It is still six weeks, so that should be doable,” he says in the British Sunday newspaper The Observer.
The Manx Missile had not much luck in 2018. A week before La Primavera he broke in Tirreno-Adriatico already has a rib in a crash in the team time trial. At the beginning of this season ran ‘Cav’ a concussion in a crash in the Tour of Abu Dhabi.
Cavendish has trained on since his last tuimelperte not yet on the road but continued on the rolls. “It is very encouraging after such a fall back on the turbotrainer. I verbijt the pain to do it,” he says.