Wild wins first women's race in the Middle East

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The first women?s Tour of Qatar was won by Dutch sprinter Kirsten Wild after a fierce battle against Italian Giorgia Bronzini. Qatar marks a historic landmark as the first women?s professional bike race ever to held in the Middle East.

In a nervewrackingly tense finale, Wild could only be sure of her triumph after taking third in the final dash for the line in the Al Khor peninsula on the last day?s racing - won by Bronzini for a second time.

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