Armstrong wins first road race since comeback

Lance Armstrong Tour Down Under Astana 2009

Lance Armstrong won his first race since coming back from retirement after soloing to win Sunday's Nevada City Bicycle Classic in America.

Armstrong was part of a three-man escape group that included Astana team-mate Levi Leipheimer and Ben Jacques-Maynes (Bissell). The seven-times Tour de France winner attacked his breakaway companions to take a solo win.

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