Tour de France Stage 5: Mark Cavendish Wins Sprint Finish, Simon Gerrans Stays in Yellow

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Mark Cavendish won Stage 5 of the 2013 Tour de France.  The 140+ mile stage took the riders five and a half hours to complete and ended in a full sprint finish.  Edvald Boasson Hagen and Peter Sagan put a lot of pressure on Cavendish in the final meters.Simon Gerrans of Australia will retain his yellow jersey for yet another day.  His teammates on Orica-GreenEDGE pulled hard to keep Gerrans at the front of the pack.  He finished in the 15th position for Stage 5 which will keep him at the top...Read Full Story