Bloody hell, Mark Cavendish's tour de force at the end of Stage 18, showed the entire race that he is back!
Nicolas Roche, interviewed by ITV4, and was sprinting for the stage win himself, was simply in a state of shock when asked about Cav's sprint to the finish line!
Win No. 2 at this year's TDF and No. 22 overall saw Cav lay down a marker for Sunday - any doubts that Cav was not the favourite for Sunday were dispelled...
Read all about it here:
The Guardian - with highlights
The Isle of Man