Garner retains road title
September 21, 2012 16:22 pm
Great Britain's Lucy Garner has retained her junior women's road race title with a sprint victory in Limburg in the Netherlands.
Garner was led out perfectly by time trial winner Elinor Barker and beat Norway's Eline Brustad to win a second rainbow jersey.
In doing so, Garner emulated the achievement of Beijing Olympic champion Nicole Cooke, who won back-to-back junior world titles in 2000 and 2001.
Garner's triumph comes just six weeks after she was crowned European champion and the day after she turned 18.
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