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Dani King fourth overall in Women’s Tour Down Under with one stage to go (video)

Dani King fourth overall in Women’s Tour Down Under with one stage to go (video)

British Wiggle-High5 rider Dani King is tied on time with race leader Katrin Garfoot with one stage remaining

British rider Danielle King (Wiggle-High5) is sat in fourth overall in the Santos Women’s Tour Down Under after three of the four stages.

King is currently tied on time with the other three riders in the top four: overall leader Katrin Garfoot (Orica-AIS), Lauren Kitchen (Hitec) and Shelley Olds (Cylance Pro Cycling).

The 25-year-old from Southampton reported that she crashed inside the final kilometre of Monday’s stage three, saying on Twitter: “Bad luck for me today crashing after my chain jammed with 800m to go! On the positive side I won the KOM and took most impact on my head.” Bad luck for me today crashing after my chain jammed with 800m to go! On the positive side I won the KOM and took most impact on my head 🏻 Lizzie Williams (Orica-AIS) won stage three ahead of Garfoot, with Kitchen, Olds and King 19 seconds behind in a chase group.

Garfoot has led the race since winning stage one to Mount Torrens. King has led the King (Queen) of the Mountains competition from day one, after placing third in the opener.

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