Grace Brown outsprints the favourites to win Liège-Bastogne-Liège Femmes

The FDJ-SUEZ rider finally takes the victory at La Doyenne after finishing runner-up in 2020 and 2022

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After previously finishing in second place on two occasions at Liège-Bastogne-Liège, Grace Brown took the victory at the 2024 edition of La Doyenne, as she beat several of the pre-race favourites in the sprint to the line in Liège.

The Australian rider had been part of a move that went clear following an attack by Elise Chabbey (Canyon-SRAM) on the Côte de Stockeu, as the Swiss rider drew a small group clear that would stay together until the Côte de la Redoute, where it began to fracture.

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Joseph Lycett

Joseph Lycett is a freelance journalist for Cycling Weekly, who contributes to our WorldTour racing coverage with race reports and news stories. Joe is also a keen cyclist, regularly racing in his local crits and time trials.