Armitstead and Cooke lead GB women's cycling team

Lizzie Armitstead, London Surrey Cycle Classic training, Saturday August 13

Lizzie Armitstead and Nicole Cooke have both been selected as part of the four-rider team that will attempt to defend the Olympic road race title.

The pair will be joined by Emma Pooley and Lucy Martin who has been selected for her first Games ahead of Sharon Laws.

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