UCI Track Worlds: Van Schip claims points race world title

Wild wins Omnium, Ganna goes close to pursuit world record

Jan van Schip (Netherlands) secured his first world title in the men's Points Race, dominating the evening race from start to finish. Van Schip was one of four riders to lap the field three different times, patiently timing his forays off the front to scoop up maximum points. In all, the Dutchman won six separate sprints to end the race with a massive 104 points to claim gold over Sebastian Mora (Spain).

The bronze medal came down to finishing position, with Ireland's Mark Downey tied on points with Wojciech Pszczolarski (Poland) coming into the sprint. Downey followed a surge to finish fifth in the final sprint to the Pole's 12th to round out the podium.

The women's Omnium kicked off with a victory by young Italian Letizia Paternoster in the scratch race. She beat Australia's Annette Edmondson and Jen Valente (USA) to take the early lead.

The tempo race saw a surprise win by Yumi Kajihara (Japan) in the tempo race. Kajihara topped Rushlee Buchanan (New Zealand) and Ina Savenka (Belarus) to take the lead in the overall standings. In the elimination race, however, Kajihara made an early exit, finishing seventh and dropping down the rankings.

Valente raced with surgical precision, making the final sprint against Kirsten Wild (Netherlands) and then winning with a well-timed dive down the banking.

Paternoster fought valiantly to hold on for third in the elimination, taking the overall lead with 104 points, with Wild two points down in second and Kajihara third with 98. Valente's win moved her back into fourth at 92 points.

Wild went on to win secure the overall victory in the points race, claiming four more points than Paternoster to push the Italian into the silver medal position.

The points race was a marred by a crash between Valente and Britain's Katie Archibald, but the American bounced back, escaping in the final with Danish rider Amalie Dideriksen to secure bronze.


Men's Kilometer Qualifying
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Quentin Lafargue (France)0:00:59.845 
2Theo Bos (Netherlands)0:01:00.133 
3Michael D'almeida (France)0:01:00.379 
4Francesco Lamon (Italy)0:01:00.550 
5Cameron Scott (Australia)0:01:00.790 
6Marc Jurczyk (Germany)0:01:01.002 
7Sam Ligtlee (Netherlands)0:01:01.062 
8Tomas Babek (Czech Republic)0:01:01.092 
9Robin Wagner (Czech Republic)0:01:01.195 
10Nicholas Kergozou (New Zealand)0:01:01.436 
11Joseph Truman (Great Britain)0:01:01.545 
12Eric Engler (Germany)0:01:01.591 
13Santiago Ramirez Morales (Colombia)0:01:01.731 
14Jose Moreno Sanchez (Spain)0:01:02.050 
15Jean Spies (South Africa)0:01:02.608 
16Aidan Caves (Canada)0:01:02.812 
17Corbin Strong (New Zealand)0:01:02.821 
18Alexander Sharapov (Russian Federation)0:01:03.170 
19Sergey Ponomaryov (Kazakhstan)0:01:03.494 
Men's Individual Pursuit Qualifying
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Filippo Ganna (Italy)0:04:07.456 
2Domenic Weinstein (Germany)0:04:09.091 
3Davide Plebani (Italy)0:04:11.764 
4Alexander Evtushenko (Russian Federation)0:04:11.957 
5Ashton Lambie (United States Of America)0:04:12.886 
6Ivo Oliveira (Portugal)0:04:14.127 
7John Archibald (Great Britain)0:04:14.730 
8Claudio Imhof (Switzerland)0:04:16.583 
9Stefan Bissegger (Switzerland)0:04:17.265 
10Leon Rohde (Germany)0:04:19.838 
11Felix Gross (Germany)0:04:19.937 
12Mikhail Shemetau (Belarus)0:04:20.346 
13Adrian Kaiser (Poland)0:04:20.523 
14Gavin Hoover (United States Of America)0:04:21.596 
15Clement Davy (France)0:04:24.362 
16Alexander Porter (Australia)0:04:25.562 
17Jaeyeon Im (Korea)0:04:30.256 
18Nicolas Pietrula (Czech Republic)0:04:31.977 
19Alisher Zhumakan (Kazakhstan)0:04:32.462 
20Wen Chao Li (Chinese Taipei)0:04:34.730 
21Kyeongho Min (Korea)0:04:34.874 
22Yuttana Mano (Thailand)0:04:38.046 
23Siu Wai Ko (Hong Kong, China)0:04:38.820 
Men's Individual Pursuit Finals
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Filippo Ganna (Italy)0:04:08.000 
2Domenic Wenstein (Germany)0:00:04.600 
3Davide Plebani (Italy)0:00:06.600 
4Alexander Evtushenko (Russian Federation)0:00:08.800 
Women's Omnium Scratch Race
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Letizia Paternoster (Italy)  
2Annette Edmondson (Australia)  
3Jennifer Valente (United States Of America)  
4Kirsten Wild (Netherlands)  
5Shannon Mccurley (Ireland)  
6Yumi Kajihara (Japan)  
7Allison Beveridge (Canada)  
8Daria Pikulik (Poland)  
9Amalie Dideriksen (Denmark)  
10Maria Martins (Portugal)  
11Katie Archibald (Great Britain)  
12Laurie Berthon (France)  
13Rushlee Buchanan (New Zealand)  
14Andrea Waldis (Switzerland)  
15Lizbeth Yareli Salazar Vazquez (Mexico)  
16Ina Savenka (Belarus)  
17Ting Ying Huang (Chinese Taipei)  
18Xiaofei Wang (People's Republic of China)  
19Alexandra Goncharova (Russian Federation)  
20Ana Usabiaga Balerdi (Spain)  
21Alzbeta Bacikova (Slovakia)  
22Anita Yvonne Stenberg (Norway)  
23Lotte Kopecky (Belgium)  
24Olivija Baleisyte (Lithuania)  
Women's Omnium Tempo Race
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Yumi Kajihara (Japan)24 pts
2Rushlee Buchanan (New Zealand)21 
3Ina Savenka (Belarus)21 
4Amalie Dideriksen (Denmark)20 
5Allison Beveridge (Canada)9 
6Kirsten Wild (Netherlands)3 
7Letizia Paternoster (Italy)2 
8Katie Archibald (Great Britain)2 
9Daria Pikulik (Poland)1 
10Annette Edmondson (Australia)1 
11Anita Yvonne Stenberg (Norway)1 
12Shannon Mccurley (Ireland)  
13Jennifer Valente (United States Of America)  
14Lizbeth Yareli Salazar Vazquez (Mexico)  
15Xiaofei Wang (People's Republic of China)  
16Lotte Kopecky (Belgium)  
17Maria Martins (Portugal)  
18Andrea Waldis (Switzerland)  
19Ana Usabiaga Balerdi (Spain)  
20Laurie Berthon (France)  
21Olivija Baleisyte (Lithuania)  
22Alzbeta Bacikova (Slovakia)  
23Ting Ying Huang (Chinese Taipei)  
24Alexandra Goncharova (Russian Federation)  
Women's Omnium Elimination Race
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jennifer Valente (United States Of America)  
2Kirsten Wild (Netherlands)  
3Letizia Paternoster (Italy)  
4Lizbeth Yareli Salazar Vazquez (Mexico)  
5Amalie Dideriksen (Denmark)  
6Laurie Berthon (France)  
7Yumi Kajihara (Japan)  
8Andrea Waldis (Switzerland)  
9Katie Archibald (Great Britain)  
10Anita Yvonne Stenberg (Norway)  
11Alzbeta Bacikova (Slovakia)  
12Xiaofei Wang (People's Republic of China)  
13Maria Martins (Portugal)  
14Annette Edmondson (Australia)  
15Allison Beveridge (Canada)  
16Daria Pikulik (Poland)  
17Shannon Mccurley (Ireland)  
18Rushlee Buchanan (New Zealand)  
19Olivija Baleisyte (Lithuania)  
20Ana Usabiaga Balerdi (Spain)  
21Ting Ying Huang (Chinese Taipei)  
22Lotte Kopecky (Belgium)  
23Alexandra Goncharova (Russian Federation)  
24Ina Savenka (Belarus)  
Women's Omnium
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Kirsten Wild (Netherlands)117 pts
2Letizia Paternoster (Italy)115 
3Jennifer Valente (United States Of America)106 
4Yumi Kajihara (Japan)106 
5Annette Edmondson (Australia)101 
6Amalie Dideriksen (Denmark)100 
7Katie Archibald (Great Britain)84 
8Allison Beveridge (Canada)73 
9Rushlee Buchanan (New Zealand)66 
10Daria Pikulik (Poland)63 
11Lizbeth Yareli Salazar Vazquez (Mexico)60 
12Shannon Mccurley (Ireland)58 
13Laurie Berthon (France)50 
14Maria Martins (Portugal)49 
15Anita Yvonne Stenberg (Norway)48 
16Andrea Waldis (Switzerland)48 
17Ina Savenka (Belarus)47 
18Xiaofei Wang (People's Republic of China)36 
19Lotte Kopecky (Belgium)12 
20Ting Ying Huang (Chinese Taipei)10 
21Ana Usabiaga Balerdi (Spain)8 
22Olivija Baleisyte (Lithuania)6 
23Alexandra Goncharova (Russian Federation)6 
24Alzbeta Bacikova (Slovakia)-18 
Women's Omnium Points Race
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Annette Edmondson (Australia)27 pts
2Kirsten Wild (Netherlands)15 
3Jennifer Valente (United States Of America)14 
4Katie Archibald (Great Britain)14 
5Letizia Paternoster (Italy)11 
6Amalie Dideriksen (Denmark)10 
7Yumi Kajihara (Japan)8 
8Rushlee Buchanan (New Zealand)6 
9Anita Yvonne Stenberg (Norway)5 
10Maria Martins (Portugal)3 
11Daria Pikulik (Poland)3 
12Andrea Waldis (Switzerland)2 
13Allison Beveridge (Canada)1 
14Xiaofei Wang (People's Republic of China)  
15Laurie Berthon (France)  
16Ting Ying Huang (Chinese Taipei)  
17Lizbeth Yareli Salazar Vazquez (Mexico)  
18Olivija Baleisyte (Lithuania)  
19Shannon Mccurley (Ireland)  
20Lotte Kopecky (Belgium)  
21Ana Usabiaga Balerdi (Spain)  
22Ina Savenka (Belarus)  
23Alexandra Goncharova (Russian Federation)  
24 (-2 laps)Alzbeta Bacikova (Slovakia)-40 
Men's Points Race Final
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jan Willem Van Schip (Netherlands)104 pts
2Sebastian Mora Vedri (Spain)76 
3Mark Downey (Ireland)67 
4Wojciech Pszczolarski (Poland)67 
5Liam Bertazzo (Italy)61 
6Vitaliy Hryniv (Ukraine)54 
7Kelland O'Brien (Australia)51 
8Mark Stewart (Great Britain)50 
9Kenny De Ketele (Belgium)50 
10Felipe Andres Penaloza Yanez (Chile)48 
11Raman Ramanau (Belarus)45 
12Florian Maitre (France)43 
13Muradjan Khalmuratov (Uzbekistan)40 
14Cyrille Thiery (Switzerland)31 
15Stefan Matzner (Austria)27 
16Sanghoon Park (Korea)25 
17Ka Yu Leung (Hong Kong, China)24 
18Thomas Sexton (New Zealand)21 
19Nicolas Pietrula (Czech Republic)20 
20Viktor Filutas (Hungary)3 
21Thurakit Boonratanathanakorn (Thailand)  
22Yacine Chalel (Algeria)-20 
23Assylkhan Turar (Kazakhstan)-20 
Men's Kilometre Final
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Quentin Lafargue (France)0:01:00.029 
2Theo Bos (Netherlands)0:01:00.388 
3Michael D'almeida (France)0:01:00.826 
4Francesco Lamon (Italy)0:01:00.958 
5Cameron Scott (Australia)0:01:01.048 
6Tomas Babek (Czech Republic)0:01:01.186 
7Sam Ligtlee (Netherlands)0:01:01.205 
8Marc Jurczyk (Germany)0:01:01.569 
Women's Sprint Finals Gold Race 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Wai Sze Lee (Hong Kong)  
2Stephanie Morton  
Women's Sprint Finals Gold Race 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Wai Sze Lee (Hong Kong)  
2Stephanie Morton  
Women's Sprint Finals Bronze Race 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
3Mathilde Gros (France)  
4Lee Sophie Friedrich (Germany)  
Women's Sprint Finals Gold Race 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
3Mathilde Gros (France)  
4Lee Sophie Friedrich (Germany)  
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