VIDEO: Tour de Yorkshire women's race finishes in Doncaster

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The town has officially been turned yellow and blue as the first group of Tour de Yorkshire riders have arrived in Doncaster.

Hundreds of spectators have turned out here in Bennetthorpe to see some of the world's best female riders complete the Asda Women's Tour de Yorkshire.

Tour de Yorkshire women's race

Tour de Yorkshire women's race

Yorkshire's World Champion Lizzie Armistead led the ladies, including eight British women's teams, over the start line in Otley this morning.

All 17 teams set off on their 135km journey at around 8.25am, crossing the finish line here in Doncaster around three and a half hours later. The first set of riders crossed the finish line six minutes ahead of schedule. The finał riders came through around 20 minutes later.

Fans cheered and shouted "welcome to Doncaster" as riders completed the race. Team Great Britain were awarded purple jerseys as they won the award for best team.

Tour de Yorkshire women's race

Tour de Yorkshire women's race

Tour de Yorkshire women's race

Tour de Yorkshire women's race

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