Lizzie Armitstead rues second day of bad luck at Women's Tour

British road race champion finished 10th in Welwyn Garden City today despite late bike change.

Lizzie Armitstead admitted her chances of taking the overall victory in the inaugural Friends Life Women's Tour are all but overall after suffering another ill-timed mechanical problem today.

Armistead punctured at the bottom of stage four's final climb of Digswell Hill with two-and-a-half kilometres of the stage remaining.

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