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Canberra's Rebecca Wiasak finishes third in stage three of Tour of the Goldfields

Canberra's Rebecca Wiasak finished third in stage three of the Tour of the Goldfields in the final round of the National Road Series.

Wiasak, racing for the Suzuki-Bontrager team, crossed the line behind Davina Summers and overall series leader Ruth Corset in the 58-kilometre road race at Burrumbeet on Saturday.

Canberra cyclist Rebecca Wiasak finished third in the third stage of the Tour of the Goldfields.
Canberra cyclist Rebecca Wiasak finished third in the third stage of the Tour of the Goldfields. Photo: Graham Tidy

Earlier, the Suzuki-Bontrager squad finished fourth in the 20-kilometre teams time trial, conceding one minute and 16 seconds to the Holden Women's Cycling Team.

Wiasak is 12th overall in the general classification standings, one minute and 30 seconds behind Corset, going into Sunday's fourth and final stage - an 83-kilometre road race from Dunnstown to Mount Warrenheip.

Fellow Canberra rider Kimberley Wells won Friday's 42-kilometre criterium.