Battle of Britain as Chris Thompson wins men's Great South Run race

Chris Thompson won the Battle of Britain to beat Andy Vernon to Great South Run glory in a time of 47min23sec this morning.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 23rd October 2016, 12:02 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 8:08 pm

In a fascinating men’s elite race, Hampshire-based Thompson got the pacing right to break away from home favourite Vernon (48.09).

Fellow Brit Matt Sharp came in third place In 48.18.