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Tokyo Olympics: Team GB reach women’s cycling team pursuit final by beating USA

Team GB reach women’s cycling team pursuit final by smashing the world file in opposition to the USA… however it solely stands for TEN MINUTES as Germany answer again to arrange an outstanding gold medal encounter











Britain’s women’s team pursuit squad broke the world file to reach the gold medal spherical as they clocked a time of 4:06.748 to beat the United States.

However, they virtually ruined their very own celebrations as Katie Archibald rode into the again of Neah Evans as the 2 riders slowed down, crashing to the ground, although each had been shortly again up and downplayed the incident afterwards.

Evans had come into the line-up instead of Elinor Barker, who rode in qualifying. 

Britain’s women’s team pursuit squad broke the world file to reach the final on Tuesday

However, the celebrations were almost spoiled after Katie Archibald rode into the back of Neah Evans following their semi-final victory over USA – but both riders got quickly back up

However, the celebrations had been virtually spoiled after Katie Archibald rode into the again of Neah Evans following their semi-final victory over USA – however each riders acquired shortly again up

Laura Kenny and Josie Knight had been the others who rode on Tuesday.

But Britain’s file lasted lower than 10 minutes as Germany – who had damaged it as soon as already in qualifying – went quicker nonetheless in their very own semi-final.

Franziska Brausse, Lisa Brennauer, Lisa Klein and Mieke Kroeger stopped the clock at 4:06.166 to comfortably beat Italy and advance to the final.

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Britain's record lasted less than 10 minutes as Germany went faster still in their own semi-final

Britain’s file lasted lower than 10 minutes as Germany went quicker nonetheless in their very own semi-final

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