Live: World championship women's road race
Last Updated: 28/09/13 5:48pm
Lizzie Armitstead carries Great Britain's hopes
Welcome along to our live commentary of the elite women's road race at the world championships in Italy, where Lizzie Armitstead is in action.
The 24-year-old Yorkshire rider is the leader of a four-strong Great Britain squad also containing Lucy Garner, Katie Colclough and Nikki Harris.
Reigning champion Marianne Vos and two-time winner Giorgia Bronzini are among the favourites for victory.
Follow the race below...