Time trial triumph for Boels-Dolmans and Lizzie Deignan
Lizzie Deignan's Boels-Dolmans squad won the women's team time-trial on Sunday's opening day of the UCI Road World Championships in Doha.
Deignan, nee Armitstead, combined with Evelyn Stevens, Chantal Blaak, Ellen van Dijk, Karol-Ann Canuel and Christine Majerus to win the 40-kilometres event for trade teams.
The Dutch Boels-Dolmans team won in 48 minutes 41.62 seconds, 48.24secs ahead of a Canyon-Sram squad which contained Briton Hannah Barnes.
Another Briton, Ciara Horne, claimed bronze with Cervelo Bigla.
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