Cyclists raced from Jedburgh to Dumfries in the Tour of Britain stage.
Mark Cavendish won a sprint finish to take stage three of the Tour of Britain in Dumfries.
The 2011 world road race champion had suffered a crash in the closing stages of the opening round and finished second best in a dash for the line at Knowsley Safari Park yesterday.
However, after the peleton - lead by Team Sky colleagues Jeremy Hunt and Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins - had finally reeled in the breakaway group heading into the final two kilometres, the Manx Missile was not to be denied as he sprinted clear.
Region waves goodbye to Tour of Britain
Thousands of people from Dumfries and Galloway and the Scottish Borders have been lining the streets, awaiting the Tour of Britain.
The Tour of Britain kicks off from Jedburgh and finishes in Dumfries