Saturday cover: Easy rider Mark Cavendish clinches Abu Dhabi Tour Stage 2

A victorious Mark Cavendish takes The National Sport front page on Saturday, October 22 after clinching Stage 2 of the Abu Dhabi Tour.

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A victorious Mark Cavendish takes The National Sport front page on Saturday, October 22 after clinching Stage 2 of the Abu Dhabi Tour.

Cavendish, the brand ambassador for the Abu Dhabi Tour, edged Elia Viviani in a sprint finish to win the stage, and with it claim the overall lead.

The National's Osman Samiuddin was at the finish line and reports on Cavendish and his superstar status.

We have also selected the best images from Friday's action as the race took in the city sights. Check out the photo gallery here.

For more on the Abu Dhabi Tour, including course maps, road closures, news, interviews and much more, visit our special Abu Dhabi Tour section.

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