Mark Cavendish (GBR/OmegaPharma-Quickstep) mobbed by the press at the teambus before the stage start.
After a sprint crash (he himself was responsible for) a day earlier, he ruptured his shoulders ligaments and is unable to continue the Tour.
After shortly addressing the press, he will return home later that day.
2014 Tour de France
stage 2: York-Sheffield (201km)