Emotional Pendleton awarded sprint title
- From the section Cycling
Victoria Pendleton wins her sixth world sprint title after opponent Simona Krupeckaite of Lithuania is relegated in the second heat of their final at the World Track Cycling Championships in Melbourne.
An emotional Pendleton collapes to the floor in tears after the result is announced, as she equals the record of Russians Galina Ermolaeva and Galina Zareva as the most successful individual female sprinter in the sport's history.
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