Yorkshire’s Swift places third in Milan-San Remo

Ben Swift, finished third in Milan-San Remo

Ben Swift, finished third in Milan-San Remo

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Rotherham’s Ben Swift rode to a thirdplace finish among a stellar field in the prestigious Milan-San Remo race in Italy today.

The 26-year-old Team Sky sprinter claimed one of the biggest results of his career just seven months after undergoing shoulder surgery.

The result kickstarts his bid to make Sky’s Tour de France roster for a race that begins in Yorkshire on July 5.

Norway’s Alexander Kristoff of Team Katusha won the famous race with Mark Cavendish fifth for Omega Pharma QuickStep.

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