Lizzie Deignan: 'It’s a shame someone can’t see the value of the Women’s Tour'

The Women’s Tour’s only double winner expresses her disappointment after the cancellation of the 2023 race

Lizzie Deignan (Trek-Segafredo) wins stage 5 of the 2019 Women's Tour ahead of winning the general classification
Lizzie Deignan (Trek-Segafredo) wins stage 5 of the 2019 Women's Tour ahead of winning the general classification
(Image credit: Charlie Crowhurst/Getty)

Lizzie Deignan, the only woman to have won the Women’s Tour on two occasions, has expressed her disappointment at the cancellation of this year’s race.

The Trek-Segafredo rider won her home race in both 2016 and after her return from maternity leave in 2019 and voiced her support for the organisation when its financial woes were revealed early in March. 

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