Mark Cavendish continues return to form with third at Scheldeprijs

SCHOTEN BELGIUM APRIL 07 Arrival Mark Cavendish of United Kingdom and Team Deceuninck QuickStep during the 109th Scheldeprijs 2021 Mens Elite a 1942km race from Terneuzen to Schoten SP21 FlandersClassic on April 07 2021 in Schoten Belgium Photo by Luc ClaessenGetty Images
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Mark Cavendish continued his return to form at Scheldeprijs on Wednesday, finishing third in the sprint behind winner Jasper Philipsen (Alpecin-Fenix) and his Deceuninck-QuickStep teammate Sam Bennett. 

Cavendish, Bennett and several of their teammates were part of a select group that emerged after early echelons and attacks during the race.  

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