Mark Cavendish is in a troubling phase of late- After he was forced to withdraw from Tour France given injury issues in the first stage, he would be missing out on RideLondon as well.
The rider is naturally disappointed given his failure to participate in the esteemed race which he was so eager to contest.
The famous Omega Pharma rider suffered a serious crash in 2014 Tour France first stage at Harrogate which left him with damaged ligaments around AC joint – his shoulder to got dislocated whilst colliding with Gerrans (Simon). The tragic accident called for a crucial surgery and Manx Missile is now having his days waiting for a quick recovery. As per his doctors, the 29 year old is till in a vulnerable situation which nullified his participation in RideLondon.
It is said that Mark was all geared up to compete in the race for his team but it was the Omega Pharma management that directed him to rest.
“Unfortunately, I’m not able to take part in Ride London which is a truly amazing race”, said the sad rider.
“I am wishing great luck to every contestant in the race”, mark added in. “I hope it would be really wonderful courtesy huge support for UK cycling today.