Marc Cavendish wins #3 in 2011
He was beaten by Greipel in last stage before this one but prevailed this time:
And he won the green jersey for at least one stage:
It’s incredible to have the green jersey, it’s the most beautiful jersey in the world. It’s everything I wanted when I came here this year. It’s not easy fighting for the green jersey but I’m going to keep going and try to keep hold of it right through to the end.
- Cavendish claims green jersey (mirror.co.uk)
- Tour de France: Mark Cavendish claims 18th stage win – and the green jersey (mirror.co.uk)
- Cavendish surges to stage 11 win (news.bbc.co.uk)