Ed Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Peter Kennaugh and Steven Burke successfully defended Britain's four-kilometre team pursuit title on a night when Victoria Pendleton won keirin gold and the women's team pursuit squad qualified fastest for day three's knockout rounds.
Great Britain post a new world record time Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke, Edward Clancy, and Peter Kennaugh of Great Britain post a new world record time during men's Team Pursuit Track Cycling Qualifying on Day 6.
Great Britain's men's team pursuit - Clancy, Steven Burke, Geraint Thomas and Peter Kennaugh were roared home as they beat rivals Australia for gold. "It just blows your mind," said Clancy, part of the quartet that won the same event in Beijing in 2008. Clancy, 27, from Huddersfield, (Yorkshire) won gold in the men's team pursuit. He also took bronze in the omnium.
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