Police edge Plods vs Posties charity ride

Matt Bottrill, 2nd, National 25-mile time trial championships 2013

Matt Bottrill's winning time couldn't upset the odds as his Royal Mail team lost the Plods vs Posties challenge at the Wiggle 100 New Forest sportive last Sunday.

RTTC circuit champion Bottrill rolled in ahead of a police-heavy main group, who were led by former British track rider Dave Baker for the Royal Mail bike challenge.

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