Emily Nelson outsprints 2016 winner Rebecca Durrell to become the news Women's CiCLE Classic champion

Women’s CiCLE Classic in pictures

For the third time in four years, the Women’s CiCLE Classic was won by a world champion rider as Emma Nelson won a thrilling sprint for the line in Melton.

Five days on we look back on a dramatic fourth edition of this fast-growing race, which started with a 40-rider crash, through the eyes of the camera.

The field rolls out through Burton Lazars just before the crash which halted the race. EMN-191006-083113002

1. 2 Burton Lazars

The field rolls out through Burton Lazars just before the crash which halted the race. EMN-191006-083113002
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Riders wait for the re-start following the 40-rider crash. Picture: Colin Clews EMN-191106-132235002

2. 3 After the crash

Riders wait for the re-start following the 40-rider crash. Picture: Colin Clews EMN-191106-132235002
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Eventual runner-up Rebecca Durrell leads the climb up Somerberg. EMN-191106-132246002

3. 4 Somerberg

Eventual runner-up Rebecca Durrell leads the climb up Somerberg. EMN-191106-132246002
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Emily Nelson in Market Square, letting the win sink in EMN-191106-132257002

4. 5 I've done it!

Emily Nelson in Market Square, letting the win sink in EMN-191106-132257002
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