26 July 2012 Last updated at 23:47

London 2012: Mark Cavendish backs GB cycling 'dream team'

Mark Cavendish says the team-mates surrounding him in the Olympic road race on Saturday are some of the "best riders in the world".

Cavendish will be helped by Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins in what he describes as "the dream team" of cycling.

BBC Sport's Andy Swiss reports from Box Hill in Surrey which will be packed with spectators hoping to see Cavendish win Great Britain's first medal of the Games.

London 2012: Cycling road race schedule