Laura Kenny pulls out of Track Cycling World Championships

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Australia beat GB in thrilling girls’s crew pursuit ultimate
Song Biking World Championships
Venue: Pruszkow, Poland Dates: 27 February – 3 March
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Four-time Olympic champion Laura Kenny has pulled out of the Song Biking World Championships as a result of sickness.

The 26-twelve months-traditional Briton, who was as a result of bustle in Friday’s omnium, mentioned she “let the girls down” after missing out on gold to Australia within the girls’s crew pursuit on Thursday.

Olympic champion Katie Archibald will change her within the omnium in Poland.

“I haven’t been feeling valid all week for reasons we’re no longer sure of,” mentioned Kenny.

“However we save know my performances within the crew pursuit over the closing two days secure been affluent the save I even secure been in coaching over the closing two weeks.

“I’d secure given the omnium my ultimate shot and I if truth be told wanted to save a great deal of it, nonetheless, with the depth of the squad, it was decided that it was higher that I did no longer compete and affords any individual else the opportunity.”

British Biking efficiency director Stephen Park mentioned: “It is the valid dedication for both herself and her crew-mates.”

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