What a stage and what a sprint by Mark Cavendish! Here is how he won stage 2 of the Abu Dhabi Tour: http://africasteam.com/2016/10/21/abu-dhabi-tour-2-mark-cavendish-blasts-to-stage-win-and-overall-lead/.

  Mark Cavendish showed his class on stage 2 of the Abu Dhabi Tour by sprinting to the stage win and into the overall race leaders jersey in Abu Dhabi. Elia Viviani (Team Sky) finished in 2nd place and Andrea Gaurdini (Astana) was 3rd. It was a short stage that greeted the Abu Dhabi Tour peloton on stage 2 with only 115km to be raced around the city streets of Abu Dhabi. Once again an early breakaway ramped up the speed of the stage with 6 riders going clear. As was the case yesterday, our African Team placed Mekseb Debesay on the front of the.

Stage 1 of the Abu Dhabi Tour saw MarkCavendish come home in 3rd place for our African Team, see how it came about here: http://africasteam.com/2016/10/20/abu-dhabi-tour-mark-cavendish-starts-with-a-3rd-place/.