Cavendish & Wiggins In Gent Six Dayer Win

British riders Mark Cavendish and Sir Bradley Wiggins have won the Six Days Of Gent meeting.

The British duo were third behind leader Kenny De Ketele and Moreno De Pauw, and Elia Viviani and Iljo Keisse going into the hour long Madison.

Every time, Cavendish and Wiggins took a lap, their rivals took one back. However with five laps left, Wiggins made a move and took a lap which the others could not respond to and despite being sixty five points, Cavendish and Wiggins were the overall winners.

1 Bradley Wiggins / Mark Cavendish Team Saey – Calant 410  pts
2 (-1 lap) Kenny De Ketele / Moreno De Pauw  Team Baloise Insurance 475
3 Elia Viviani / Iljo Keisse Team LIDL 468
4 (-4 laps) Callum Scotson / Cameron Meyer  Team Lotto 224
5 (-12 laps) Lindsay De Vylder / Leif Lampater Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen 240
6 Otto Vergaerde / Morgan Kneisky Team Caruur 214
7 Jesper Morkov / Marc Hester  Team TUI 126
8 (-26 laps) Nick Stopler / Tristan Marguet  Team Primus Haacht 107
9 (-32 laps) Roy Pieters / Jonas Rickaert Team Topsport Vlaanderen 113
10 (-48 laps) Alex Rasmussen / Yoeri Havik Team Vanreusel Snacks 77


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