Cycling: Cavendish drops out of Tour de France

(AGI) Rome, July 6 - Mark Cavendish (Omega PharmaQuick Step)has dropped out of the 2014 Tour de France after a nasty fallat the end of the first leg. Tests have ruled out a fracturedshoulder, but Cavendish has torn several ligaments andsustained a sprain and is in considerable pain. The accidenthappened after a collision with Simon Gerrans (Orica). . .

(AGI) Rome, July 6 - Mark Cavendish (Omega PharmaQuick Step)has dropped out of the 2014 Tour de France after a nasty fallat the end of the first leg. Tests have ruled out a fracturedshoulder, but Cavendish has torn several ligaments andsustained a sprain and is in considerable pain. The accidenthappened after a collision with Simon Gerrans (Orica). . .