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Lizzie Deignan wins La Course 2020 (Christophe Petit Tesson/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

(Image credit: POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Lizzie Deignan’s victory at La Course last Saturday finished a stunning week of women’s racing. She won a nail-biting edition GP Plouay the Tuesday before, and the Euros was equally gripping, all three making excellent adverts for women’s racing.

However, it was La Course which made the headlines, once again providing huge exposure for the women’s sport.

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