Chris Froome wins Herald Sun Tour with final stage victory

Chris Froome takes overall lead in the Jayco Herald Sun Tour from Sky team-mate Peter Kennaugh on a tough final stage - Photos by Graham Watson

Chris Froome after stage four of the 2016 Jayco Herald Sun Tour

(Image credit: Watson)

Chris Froome sealed the overall victory in the Jayco Herald Sun Tour in Australia on Sunday, after Sky team-mate Peter Kennaugh relinquished the race lead during a hot and fast final day.

Kennaugh led the race going into stage four, which featured three ascents of the decisive Arthurs Seat climb. As the day unfolded, Froome found himself in a position to take the stage win and overall lead as Kennaugh was further behind.

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