Friday, 6 April 2012

Victoria Pendleton wins World Sprint title after crash in semi's

Team GB's Victoria Pendleton recovers from a heavy crash in the first heat of her sprint semi-final against rival Anna Meares to beat the Australian by millimetres in a thrilling deciding heat at the World Track Cycling Championships in Melbourne.

Meares thought she had completed victory with a win in the second leg but was then relegated for going outside the sprinter's line.

Watch video of the heats

She went on the win the sprint title Video