Laura Trott wins British Road Race Championships in Abergavenny

Double Olympic champion heads a Wiggle-Honda one-two with King in second; defending champion Armitstead third.

Laura Trott wins

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

Laura Trott, double Olympic track champion and women's Under-23 champion last year, won the women's senior title in Abergavenny ahead of her Wiggle-Honda team mate Dani King with defending champion Lizzie Armitstead of Boels-Dolmans in third.

On a demanding course on the undulations on the Monmouth-Hereford border, a lead group of 13 broke clear after around 30 miles, splitting still further as the distance wore on and attacks whittled down the lead group.

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