Lizzie Armitstead wins Trofeo Alfredo Binda

British World Champion Lizzie Armitstead continues to rack up the victories, winning the third round of the 2016 UCI Women's WorldTour

Lizzie Armitstead wins the 2015 Womens World Road Championships

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Continuing her remarkable winning streak, Lizzie Armitstead won the third race of the Women’s WorldTour, the Trofeo Alfredo Binda Comune di Cittiglio in Itlay on Sunday.

After being dropped on the final climb, the world champion escaped in a group of six riders with four kilometres to race, catching solo leader and Swiss champion Jolanda Neff (Servetto-Footon), who she out-sprinted to take her second WorldTour win of the year.

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Owen Rogers is an experienced journalist, covering professional cycling and specialising in women's road racing. He has followed races such as the Women's Tour and Giro d'Italia Donne, live-tweeting from Women's WorldTour events as well as providing race reports, interviews, analysis and news stories. He has also worked for race teams, to provide post race reports and communications.