Steve Cummings

Mark Cavendish cried for team-mate Steve Cummings

Dimension Data sprint star Mark Cavendish, who has already won three stages on this Tour, admitted that he cried tears of joy as he heard that his team-mate and friend Steve Cummings was riding away to a sensational victory on Stage 7.

Cav also told our reporter Matt Rendell that he thought fellow Englishman Cummings should be picked for Team GB's Olympic road race team.