Tour de France 2014

The 101st Tour de France gets underway Saturday July 5th with the Grand Depart in Leeds.

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Kittel on Cavendish: "I feel sorry for him"

Cavendish was taken hospital in Harrogate Credit: ITV

Mark Cavendish's nemesis on last year's Tour de France says he wishes him all the best.

Marcel Kittel, who won Stage One today in Harrogate, said: "I feel sorry for him.

"It is something that nobody wants to see, especially in front of his home crowd.

"I hope to see him at the start tomorrow."

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