Ian Wilkinson

FORMER Premier Calendar leader Dean Downing (Rapha Condor RT) sprinted to victory in the fourth and final stage of the Girvan Three-Day in Scotland, but he relinquished the series lead with consistent Ian Wilkinson (Science in taking overall honours.

Downing crossed the line at the end on Monday?s 72-mile stage in 3hr 10min 35sec, just four seconds ahead of fellow Yorkshireman Graham Briggs (, while Andy Roche (Pinarello RT) took third.

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