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2016 UCI Track Cycling World Championships – Men's team pursuit

The Men's team pursuit event of the 2016 UCI Track Cycling World Championships was held on 2 and 3 March 2016.[1][2] Australia beat Great Britain in the final to win gold.

Men's team pursuit
at the 2016 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
VenueLee Valley VeloPark, London
Date2–3 March
Competitors68 from 14 nations
Teams14
Winning time3:52.727
Medalists
gold medal    Australia
silver medal    Great Britain
bronze medal    Denmark
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ResultsEdit

QualifyingEdit

The qualifying was started on 2 March 2016 at 13:00.[3]

Rank Athletes Nation Time Behind Notes
1 Jonathan Dibben
Steven Burke
Owain Doull
Bradley Wiggins
  Great Britain 3:55.664 Q
2 Sam Welsford
Michael Hepburn
Alexander Porter
Miles Scotson
  Australia 3:55.867 +0.203 Q
3 Aaron Gate
Pieter Bulling
Dylan Kennett
Nicholas Kergozou
  New Zealand 3:57.050 +1.386 Q
4 Elia Viviani
Liam Bertazzo
Simone Consonni
Francesco Lamon
  Italy 3:57.800 +2.136 Q
5 Lasse Norman Hansen
Frederik Madsen
Rasmus Quaade
Casper von Folsach
  Denmark 3:59.196 +3.532 Q
6 Leif Lampater
Nils Schomber
Kersten Thiele
Domenic Weinstein
  Germany 4:00.127 +4.463 Q
7 Sergei Shilov
Dmitri Sokolov
Dmitrii Strakhov
Kirill Sveshnikov
  Russia 4:00.812 +5.148 Q
8 Dion Beukeboom
Roy Eefting
Wim Stroetinga
Jan-Willem van Schip
  Netherlands 4:01.847 +6.163 Q
9 Olivier Beer
Silvan Dillier
Frank Pasche
Théry Schir
   Switzerland 4:02.066 +6.402
10 Fan Yang
Liu Hao
Qin Chenlu
Shen Pingan
  China 4:03.900 +8.236
11 Benjamin Thomas
Thomas Denis
Julien Duval
Florian Maitre
  France 4:05.102 +9.438
12 Adam Jamieson
Sean MacKinnon
Rémi Pelletier-Roy
Ed Veal
  Canada 4:05.641 +9.977
13 Julio Amores
Xavier Cañellas
Vicente García de Mateos
Illart Zuazubiskar
  Spain 4:09.909 +14.245
14 Vitaliy Hryniv
Roman Gladysh
Vladyslav Kreminskyi
Taras Shevchuk
  Ukraine 4:13.977 +18.313

First roundEdit

The winners of the first two heats advanced to the final. After that, the results were used to determine the placement rounds. It was started on 3 March 2016 at 15:34.[4]

Rank Name Nation Time Behind
1 vs 4
1 Steven Burke
Owain Doull
Andy Tennant
Bradley Wiggins
  Great Britain 3:54.267
2 Liam Bertazzo
Simone Consonni
Francesco Lamon
Michele Scartezzini
  Italy 3:58.902 +4.635
2 vs 3
1 Sam Welsford
Luke Davison
Michael Hepburn
Miles Scotson
  Australia 3:54.029
2 Aaron Gate
Pieter Bulling
Dylan Kennett
Marc Ryan
  New Zealand 4:00.280 +6.251
5 vs 8
1 Lasse Norman Hansen
Niklas Larsen
Frederik Madsen
Casper von Folsach
  Denmark 3:54.940
2 Dion Beukeboom
Roy Eefting
Wim Stroetinga
Jan-Willem van Schip
  Netherlands 4:01.651 +6.711
6 vs 7
1 Alexander Serov
Sergei Shilov
Dmitri Sokolov
Kirill Sveshnikov
  Russia 3:59.921
2 Theo Reinhardt
Nils Schomber
Kersten Thiele
Domenic Weinstein
  Germany 4:00.032 +0.111

FinalsEdit

The finals were started on 3 March 2016 at 21:45.[5]

Rank Name Nation Time Behind
Gold medal race
  Sam Welsford
Michael Hepburn
Callum Scotson
Miles Scotson
  Australia 3:52.727
  Jonathan Dibben
Ed Clancy
Owain Doull
Bradley Wiggins
  Great Britain 3:53.856 +1.129
Bronze medal race
  Lasse Norman Hansen
Niklas Larsen
Frederik Madsen
Casper von Folsach
  Denmark 3:55.936
4 Elia Viviani
Liam Bertazzo
Simone Consonni
Filippo Ganna
  Italy 3:58.262 +2.326
Fifth place race
5 Alexander Serov
Sergei Shilov
Dmitri Sokolov
Kirill Sveshnikov
  Russia 3:59.833
6 Leif Lampater
Theo Reinhardt
Nils Schomber
Kersten Thiele
  Germany 4:01.725 +1.912
Seventh place race
7 Aaron Gate
Pieter Bulling
Dylan Kennett
Nicholas Kergozou
  New Zealand 3:55.875
8 Roy Eefting
Wim Stroetinga
Joost van der Burg
Jan-Willem van Schip
  Netherlands 4:03.486 +7.611

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Event Schedule". Track Cycling Worlds. Retrieved 26 February 2016.
  2. ^ Start list
  3. ^ Qualifying results
  4. ^ First round results
  5. ^ Final results