Alberto Contador probably won't show, but the third-best man in the Tour, Denis Menchov, is signed up.
Petacchi secures the green jersey as Cavendish repeats his 2009 final-stage win. Contador rolls safely to his Tour win.
Cavendish comes off Cervelo and Petacchi to take his 14th Tour stage. Garmin's Dean is second and the GC stars cross rest up for the Saturday TT.
Mark Cavendish handily won the field sprint behind Astana’s Alexandre Vinokourov, moving up in the points standing at the Tour de France.
Updated with Renshaw's statement: 'I am extremely disappointed and also surprised'
Thursday's win breaks the sprinters' record of a dozen Tour victories, held by Mario Cipollini, Erik Zabel and Robbie McEwen.
Cavendish wins his 13th career Tour stage, but his lead-out man Renshaw is thrown out of the race for head-butting Julian Dean.
Chasing points or stage wins, the sprinter teams are gearing up for battle in Thursday's stage 11
Cavendish gets back on track and goes two-in-a-row in France. Farrar is second.
Winning or losing, Cav' is the real deal