UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 5, Session 2 – Report

  Women's Points Race, Men's Kilometre Time Trial, Women's Keirin and Men's Madison; the final four titles of the 2018 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were decided.   Women Keirin Round 2 Defending champion Vogel (GER) and last year's Bronze medallist Degrendele (BEL) both cruised through to the final for the medals, as did Dutch riders van

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 5, Session 1 – Report

  The short but sharp first session on day five saw the start of the Women's Keirin and the Men's Kilometer Time Trial.   Women Keirin Round 1 The first round of the Women's Keirin saw very few surprises. Stephanie Morton of Australia was perhaps the only notable non-qualifier, as defending champion Kristina Vogel from Germany

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 5 – Results

  Women Keirin Round 1 Heat 1 1 VOGEL Kristina GER (Q) 2 KOBAYASHI Yuka JPN (Q) 3 LEE Hyejin KOR 4 VOINOVA Anastasiia RUS 5 KANKOVSKA Sara CZE DNF MA Wing Yu HKG Heat 2 1 KRUPECKAITE Simona LTU (Q) 2 BRASPENNINCX Shanne NED (Q) 3 GROS Mathilde FRA 4 BAYONA Martha COL 5 GAXIOLA Luz Daniela MEX 6 MAEDA Kayono JPN Heat 3 1 LEE Wai Sze

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 4, Session 2 – Report

  Four thrilling battles and four more world titles awarded on the penultimate day of the 2018 Track Cycling World Championships.   Women 500m Time Trial Final Daria Shmeleva of Russia could not defend her title from a year ago. Her time of 33.237 was quicker than her qualification run but was only good enough for second.

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 4, Session 1 – Report

  Action-packed racing and a new world record in the first session on day four.   Women 500m Time Trial Qualifying Defending champion Daria Shmeleva of Russia showed she was once again the strongest sprinter against the clock. She set a time of 33.239 over the two laps to qualify in first place. Two Germans, Welte

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 4 – Results

  Women 500m Time Trial Qualifying 1 SHMELEVA Daria RUS 33.239 (Q) 2 WELTE Miriam GER 33.416 (Q) 3 GRABOSCH Pauline Sophie GER 33.523 (Q) 4 LIGTLEE Elis NED 33.557 (Q) 5 STARIKOVA Olena UKR 33.613 (Q) 6 LAMBERINK Kyra NED 33.888 (Q) 7 MARCHANT Katy GBR 33.893 (Q) 8 CALVO Tania ESP 33.924 (Q) 9 LEE Wai Sze HKG 34.001 10 BASOVA

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 3, Session 2 – Report

  Four more rainbow jerseys were awarded in session two of day three in Apeldoorn.   Men Points Race The Men's Points Race was frantic from start to finish, with a total of twelve riders gaining laps. Eloy Teruel of Spain, Joao Matias from Portugal and Dutchman Jan Willem van Schip were the three riders who scored

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 3, Session 1 – Report

  The first session on day three included the opening rounds of the Men's Sprint and Individual Pursuit Qualifying, and the first two events in the Women's Omnium.   Men Sprint Qualifying Home favourite Jeffrey Hoogland topped the table in the Men's Sprint Qualifying with a time of 9.674. Australia's Matthew Glaetzer was just 0.003 seconds

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 3 – Results

  Men Sprint Qualifying 1 HOOGLAND Jeffrey NED 9.674 2 GLAETZER Matthew AUS 9.677 3 VIGIER Sebastien FRA 9.701 4 LAVREYSEN Harrie NED 9.709 5 CARLIN Jack GBR 9.715 6 RUDYK Mateusz POL 9.742 7 DMITRIEV Denis RUS 9.754 8 OWENS Ryan GBR 9.759 9 LANDERNEAU Melvin FRA 9.787 10 LENDEL Vasilijus LTU 9.788 11 MITCHELL Ethan NZL 9.805 12 RITTER Stefan CAN 9.828 13 DAWKINS

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2018 – Day 2, Session 2 – Report

  Four titles were up for grabs in the evening session on the second day of competition at the 2018 UCI Track Cycling World Championships.   Women Team Pursuit Round 1 The first heat saw Germany beat France, but neither were to make it any further. In the second heat, Canada caught Poland around three quarters of