Alex Blain wins Severn Bridge Road Race

British road race round-up (March 1-2): News and results from the UK road race scene

Alex Blain, Raleigh, 2014

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

Team Raleigh’s Alex Blain secured victory in the Severn Bridge Road Race in Wiltshire on Sunday, sprinting to victory ahead of his five breakaway rivals.

The 32-year-old Frenchman took the win by a couple of bike lengths ahead of Marcin Bialoblocki (Velosure-Giordana), while James Lewis (NFTO Pro Cycling) was not far behind in third.

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