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Track Worlds Day 3: Denmark, Great Britain claim team pursuit titles

Cofidis' Spanish rider Ion Izaguirre Insausti cycles in a lone breakaway in the final ascent of the Col de la Croix Rosier during the 12th stage of the 110th edition of the Tour de France cycling race, 169 km between Roanne and Belleville-en-Beaujolais, in central-eastern France, on July 13, 2023. (Photo by Thomas SAMSON / AFP)

Women’s Team Pursuit

Great Britain may have missed out on defending their title in the men’s team pursuit but the women’s team came through with the gold medal, soundly beating New Zealand.

The gold medal race started with the two teams separated by milliseconds in the first 2km, but Katie Archibald, Elinor Barker, Josie Knight and Anna Morris turned on the afterburners in the final kilometre and powered away from the Kiwis to win by 4.5 seconds.

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