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Gallery: Action from the Berlin Six Day

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Marcel Barth gets the crowd going.

Marcel Barth gets the crowd going. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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American Zachary Kovalcik is competing in the steher event in Berlin.

American Zachary Kovalcik is competing in the steher event in Berlin. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Maximilian Levy leads the Wolfram sprinter competition in Berlin.

Maximilian Levy leads the Wolfram sprinter competition in Berlin. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Andreas Müller makes an exchange with partner Franco Marvulli.

Andreas Müller makes an exchange with partner Franco Marvulli. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Andreas Müller on the attack, closely marked by Peter Schep and Robert Bartko.

Andreas Müller on the attack, closely marked by Peter Schep and Robert Bartko. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Nick Stöpler drives the chase.

Nick Stöpler drives the chase. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Wim Stroetinga slings partner Nick Stöpler into the fray.

Wim Stroetinga slings partner Nick Stöpler into the fray. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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René Enders and Tobias Wächter in the sprint competition.

René Enders and Tobias Wächter in the sprint competition. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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René Enders getting the crowd going.

René Enders getting the crowd going. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Theo Reinhardt and Robert Bartko share a joke.

Theo Reinhardt and Robert Bartko share a joke. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Robert Förstemann gives it full gas in the sprint competition.

Robert Förstemann gives it full gas in the sprint competition. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Robert Förstemann gets warmed up for his sprint round.

Robert Förstemann gets warmed up for his sprint round. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Roger Kluge and Peter Schep make an exchange.

Roger Kluge and Peter Schep make an exchange. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Roger Kluge leads Luke Roberts.

Roger Kluge leads Luke Roberts. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Peter Schep takes over from partner Roger Kluge.

Peter Schep takes over from partner Roger Kluge. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Maximilian Levy leads the sprinter competition.

Maximilian Levy leads the sprinter competition. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Marcel Katz slings Robert Bengsch into the action.

Marcel Katz slings Robert Bengsch into the action. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Marcel Katz in action during a Madison.

Marcel Katz in action during a Madison. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Fan favourite Robert Bartko leads the chase.

Fan favourite Robert Bartko leads the chase. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Maximilian Levy and Robert Förstemann go head-to-head in the sprint competition.

Maximilian Levy and Robert Förstemann go head-to-head in the sprint competition. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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It's great to see Nick Stöpler back in action after a bad crash last year in Rotterdam.

It's great to see Nick Stöpler back in action after a bad crash last year in Rotterdam. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Kenny de Ketele and Luke Roberts make an exchange.

Kenny de Ketele and Luke Roberts make an exchange. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Kenny de Ketele and Luke Roberts make an exchange during a Madison.

Kenny de Ketele and Luke Roberts make an exchange during a Madison. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Roger Kluge and Peter Schep prevailed in a Madison round.

Roger Kluge and Peter Schep prevailed in a Madison round. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Roger Kluge hits the front.

Roger Kluge hits the front. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Roger Kluge in full flight on the boards.

Roger Kluge in full flight on the boards. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Luke Robert slings in partner Kenny de Ketele.

Luke Robert slings in partner Kenny de Ketele. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Madison world champion Kenny de Ketele knows he's #1.

Madison world champion Kenny de Ketele knows he's #1. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Marcel Barth acknowledges the crowd in Berlin.

Marcel Barth acknowledges the crowd in Berlin. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Marcel Katz in action during a Madison.

Marcel Katz in action during a Madison. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)
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Stefan Nimke and Erik Balzer sprint it out.

Stefan Nimke and Erik Balzer sprint it out. (Image credit: fietsenphotography.com)

Four days of racing have been completed in the Berlin Six Day with Madison world champion Kenny de Ketele and partner Luke Roberts holding the lead for the second straight evening. The Belgian/Australian duo have amassed 150 points and are the only team on the lead lap.

Three teams trail at one lap, with Franco Marvulli and Andreas Müller (the leaders after night two) in second with 140 points, Mike Kluge and Peter Schep in third at 128 points followed by Robert Bartko and Theo Reinhardt in fourth at 123 points.

Five-time German Madison champions Robert Bengsch and Marcel Kalz led on the opening night but now hold fifth at two laps and 174 points. Sixteen teams in all are contesting the 102nd edition of the Berlin Six Day.

Germany's Maximilian Levy, a multi-time world champion in the team sprint and keirin plus Olympic silver medalist in the keirin at the London Games, leads the six-man sprint competition with 46 points, closely trailed by Robert Förstemann at 45 points.

Mario Birrer stands atop the steher competition, one point ahead of both Robert Retschke and Florian Fernow. American Zachary Kovalcik holds seventh in the standings.

Click on the gallery to take in the action from Berlin.