Campenaerts: I'll make another Hour Record attempt if Dowsett breaks my record

UCI Road World Championships elite men's individual time trial
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World Hour Record holder Victor Campenaerts has reacted to Alex Dowsett's upcoming attempt to break his record of 55.089 kilometres, giving the Briton a 50 per cent chance of beating the distance he set in April 2019.

Dowsett will take on the challenge in Manchester on December 12, having previously held the record at 52.937 kilometres in 2015. Campenaerts, who set the current record at altitude in Mexico, said that Dowsett has a big task on his hands, adding that he'd plan another attempt if he loses the record next month.

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