Mark Cavendish

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Mark Simon Cavendish (born 21 May 1985) is a Manx professional road racing cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Deceuninck–Quick-Step. As a track cyclist he specialises in the madison, points race, and scratch race disciplines; as a road racer he is a sprinter. He is considered one of the greatest road sprinters of all time, but is also known for his aggressive riding style that has led to various incidents.In his first years as an elite track rider, Cavendish won gold in the madison at the 2005 and 2008 UCI Track Cycling World Championships riding for Great Britain, with Rob Hayles and Bradley Wiggins respectively, and in the scratch race at the 2006 Commonwealth Games riding for Isle of Man. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mark Cavendish has received more than 1,559,592 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Mark Cavendish is the 262nd most popular cyclist (down from 172nd in 2019), the 6th most popular biography from Isle of Man (down from 3rd in 2019) and the most popular Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Mark Cavendish ranks 262 out of 1,212. Before him are Marino Lejarreta, Jakob Fuglsang, Antonio Bailetti, Mogens Frey, Philippa York, and Pavel Tonkov. After him are Eddy Planckaert, Sante Gaiardoni, Andrea Tafi, Guido Bontempi, Gordon Thomas, and Andrey Kivilev.

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Among people born in 1985, Mark Cavendish ranks 136Before him are Rubén de la Red, Dulce María, Yūki Kaji, Jakob Fuglsang, Gary Cahill, and Laura Haddock. After him are Mathieu Debuchy, Emil Hegle Svendsen, Tranquillo Barnetta, Seo Hyun-jin, Talulah Riley, and Carly Rae Jepsen.

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In Isle of Man

Among people born in Isle of Man, Mark Cavendish ranks 6 out of 10. Before him are Maurice Gibb (1949), Robin Gibb (1949), Barry Gibb (1946), Edward Forbes (1815), and Ned Maddrell (1877). After him are Samantha Barks (1990), Kieran Tierney (1997), Peter Kennaugh (1989), and Amy Jackson (1991).

Among CYCLISTS In Isle of Man

Among cyclists born in Isle of Man, Mark Cavendish ranks 1After him are Peter Kennaugh (1989).

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