Cycling-Ireland's Bennett takes Tour of Britain fifth stage


Sept 19 (Reuters) - Ireland's Sam Bennett won the fifth stage of the Tour of Britain from Machynlleth to Caerphilly on Thursday with Team Sky leader Bradley Wiggins retaining the overall lead.

The AN Post-Chain Reaction rider took the first stage victory of his career, ahead of Poland's Michal Golas and Switzerland's Martin Elmiger, after a sprint finish at the foot of Caerphilly mountain.

(Reporting by Sam Holden)

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