Hamish Haynes Nationals 06

Hamish Haynes has only spent ?three weeks in England during the last 18 months,? but he significantly raised his British profile on Sunday with a surprise victory in the men?s National Road Race Championship at Beverley, East Yorkshire.

Outsprinting Roger Hammond and Geraint Thomas at the end of a 116.8-mile race across the Yorkshire Wolds, the 32-year-old Belgian-based pro took the biggest win of his career.

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