In front of 10,000 people, Graham Briggs (Raleigh GAC) had perhaps his biggest win in the series, beating Russell Downing (Endura Racing) in a race that both really wanted to win!
Aussie Richard Lang won his second big money crit in a month when he added the East Yorkshire Classic to his victory in the Leazes Park one at the end of June.
A Raleigh GAC 1-2 as Russell Hampton, a rider more at home in road races than crits, was the winner of the Colne Grand Prix on Wednesday night.
Graham Briggs (Raleigh GAC) won his third round of the Elite Circuit Series in Abergavenny after attacking with almost half a lap to go and no-one was able to close down the gap.
Tobyn Horton (Raleigh GAC) wins the third round of the Circuit Race Series from Graham Briggs (Raleigh-GAC) and Scott Thwaites (Endura Racing)
The second round of the Elite Circuit Series was won by Graham Briggs (Raleigh-GAC) who out sprinted Rico Rogers (Node 4) after a race long break by the pair.
Round 1 of the Elite Circuit Series in Brighouse (West Yorkshire) has been won by Graham Griggs from Dean Downing and Matt Cronshaw.
Results and the Live Photos from the Preston Grand Prix.
Ed Clancy has won the 2011 Colne Grand Prix in a bunch kick in a 1-2-3 for Rapha Condor Sharp with Dean Downing second and Dean Windsor third.
Riding so strong no-one was able to live with him around the streets of Abergavenny, Dean Downing was the winner of the Abergavenny GP.
Dean Windsor wins the Stafford Grand Prix after Rapha dominate the race.
Scott Thwaites (Endura Racing) wins the classic Otley Town Centre circuit race ahead of Dean Downing (Rapha Condor Sharp) and Steven Burke (UK Youth).