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On the Gas

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Stage 21 of the Tour De France 2011 and the final lap with around 750m to go to the line on the Champs Elysee. Mark Cavendish being led out by the HTC train with Mark Renshaw pictured in front of the Manx Missile as Edvald Boassen Hagen of Team Sky tries to keep on Cav's wheel.

This was taken as the Peleton swung off the Rue De Rivoli and hit the Place de la Concorde before switching into the Champs Elysee and the finish line.

It was a great day and capped off with Cav winning the Stage and taking the Maillot Vert home for the first time.

Appreciate any comments as always.

Tags: Cycling Paris Tour de france Cavendish Sprint Tdf Htc Mark Cavendish Rue de Rivoli Champs Elysee Sports and action

Voters: Ade_Osman, cgp23, mdoubleya and 18 more

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Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
31 Jul 2011 7:56PM
Good action image....

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luckybry 8 3 Scotland
31 Jul 2011 8:30PM
grt sports image
Rapido57 8 1 England
31 Jul 2011 8:42PM
First class sports photograph, shows all the speed, power and sheer grit and determination of these tough, so very tough, sportsmen. Great finish to an excellent tour; well captured.

fazzer 8 54 7 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2011 8:55PM
Great shot,would love to have been there myself its an amazing race
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1917 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2011 8:59PM
I am so jealous! Brilliant.
Richsr 11 91 223 England
31 Jul 2011 9:32PM
Excellent action capture Paul.
Regards Richard
alancuc 10 4 United Kingdom
8 Feb 2014 8:34AM
Very nicely done.
Mario1989 4 2
31 Mar 2014 4:21PM
This is incredible! Stunning sports picture!

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