Olympic Games: Kristin Armstrong wins gold in women's time trial

Kristin Armstrong (United States of America) made history to win her third Olympic gold medal with victory in the women's time trial in Rio Olympic Games on Wednesday. The American fought back to beat Olga Zabelinskaya (Russian Federation) by five seconds in a time of 44:26.42. The Russian, who returned to the sport in 2015 after serving an 18-month doping ban, had been leading the race at the second time check. Anna van der Breggen (Netherlands), who won gold in the women's road race on Sunday, was forced to settle for the bronze medal.

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Kristin Armstrong (United States)0:44:26.42
2Olga Zabelinskaya (Russia)0:00:05.55
3Anna van der Breggen (Netherlands)0:00:11.38
4Ellen van Dijk (Netherlands)0:00:22.32
5Elisa Longo Borghini (Italy)0:00:25.52
6Linda Villumsen (New Zealand)0:00:28.29
7Tara Whitten (Canada)0:00:34.74
8Lisa Brenauer (Germany)0:00:56.20
9Katrin Garfoot (Australia)0:01:08.61
10Evelyn Stevens (United States)0:01:33.66
11Alena Amialiusik (Belarus)0:01:39.31
12Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio (South Africa)0:02:02.69
13Karol-Ann Canuel (Canada)0:02:04.51
14Emma Pooley (Great Britain)0:02:05.56
15Eri Yonamine (Japan)0:02:16.67
16Trixi Worrack (Germany)0:02:26.35
17Lotta Lepisto (Finland)0:02:40.10
18Kasia Niewiadoma (Poland)0:03:21.54
19Anna Plichta (Poland)0:03:33.24
20Hanna Solovey (Ukraine)0:03:36.93
21Lotte Kopeckey (Belgium)0:03:43.44
22Christine Majerus (Luxembourg)0:03:49.75
23Ann-Sophie Duyck (Belgium)0:03:51.18
24Audrey Cordon (France)0:05:06.45
25Vita Heine (Norway)0:05:56.97

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