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CYCLING - TRACK: Olympic gold medalist Anna Meares produced a world-class performance to claim gold in the 500m time trial at the Oceania track cycling championships as Australia grabbed three golds on the opening night of competition in Invercargill, New Zealand.
CYCLING - TRACK: Anna Meares has hailed the emergence of a new major British rival to her Olympic track cycling sprint crown after bowing to Welshwoman Becky James.
CYCLING: On face value, Australia’s performance at the cycling velodrome was much better than the Beijing Olympic Games four years ago when our only medal return was a silver in the sprint, won by Anna Meares.
TRACK CYCLING: On the final session of track cycling at the London Velodrome, Australia’s hopes lie with Anna Meares in the sprint finals, Shane Perkins in the keirin, and Annette Edmondson finishing off the Omnium.
TRACK CYCLING: Australia’s Annette Edmondson is now equal third with Canadian Tara Whitten on 21 points in the women’s omnium after finishing fourth in the 3km individual pursuit, the fourth discipline of the six-event series.
CYCLING: Australia had three World Champions out on the track on Day 9- Glenn O'Shea in the Omnium and Anna Meares and Shane Perkins in the sprint. Here is how the action unfolded.
TRACK CYCLING: Australia’s women’s team pursuit trio of Annette Edmondson, Melissa Hoskins and Josephine Tomic have finished fourth at the Olympic Velodrome tonight after being beaten in the first round by the USA and then by Canada for bronze.
Australia’s Commonwealth Games sprint champion Shane Perkins has won through to the quarter finals of the event after two solid performances during the morning session of Day 8 competition at the Olympic Velodrome.