No hiding place on Doha 2016 Worlds course, says Cavendish

Beaten by the flap of a leader’s jersey. Not all defeats are created equal, and by the time Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data) reached the podium area at the end of stage 2 of the Tour of Qatar, he could even smile about it.

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