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Gent Six Day: De Ketele and de Pauw lead after opening night

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World champion duo Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins out on the track at the 2016 Gent Six Day

World champion duo Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins out on the track at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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The day 1 crowd for the Gent Six Day

The day 1 crowd for the Gent Six Day
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Interview time for Mark Cavendish in-between the racing

Interview time for Mark Cavendish in-between the racing
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Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish speed around the track

Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish speed around the track
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Omnium Olympic Games gold medallist Elia Viviani decked out on gold

Omnium Olympic Games gold medallist Elia Viviani decked out on gold
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Custom gold DMT shoes and handlebar tape for Elia Viviani

Custom gold DMT shoes and handlebar tape for Elia Viviani
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Iljo Keisse signs on for day 1

Iljo Keisse signs on for day 1
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Bradley Wiggins about to slingshot Mark Cavendish

Bradley Wiggins about to slingshot Mark Cavendish
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Bradley Wiggins speaks with the media at the Gent Six day

Bradley Wiggins speaks with the media at the Gent Six day
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Riders compete in the Madison during the opening night of the Gent Six day

Riders compete in the Madison during the opening night of the Gent Six day
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 Cameron Meyer and Callum Scotson

Cameron Meyer and Callum Scotson
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The t' Kuipke velodrome

The t' Kuipke velodrome
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 Yoeri havik and Alex Rasmussen

Yoeri havik and Alex Rasmussen
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 Morgan Kneisky and Otto Vergaerde

Morgan Kneisky and Otto Vergaerde
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 Jonas Rickaert and Roy Pieters

Jonas Rickaert and Roy Pieters
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Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins

Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins
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Marc hetser and Jesper Morkov

Marc hetser and Jesper Morkov
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 Iljo Keisse and Elia Viviani

Iljo Keisse and Elia Viviani
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Riders compete in the Madison during the opening night of the Gent Six day

Riders compete in the Madison during the opening night of the Gent Six day
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Riders compete in the Madison during the opening night of the Gent Six day

Riders compete in the Madison during the opening night of the Gent Six day
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Bradley Wiggins speaks with the media at the Gent Six day

Bradley Wiggins speaks with the media at the Gent Six day
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Bradley Wiggins speaks with the media at the Gent Six day

Bradley Wiggins speaks with the media at the Gent Six day
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Morgan Kneisky and Otto Vergaerde

Morgan Kneisky and Otto Vergaerde
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Leif Lampater and Lindsay De Vylder

Leif Lampater and Lindsay De Vylder
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 Iljo Keisse and Elia Viviani

Iljo Keisse and Elia Viviani
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 Mark Stewart and Ollie Wood

Mark Stewart and Ollie Wood
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 Bradley Wiggins and Jesper Morkov

Bradley Wiggins and Jesper Morkov
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Leif Lampater and Lindsay De Vylder

Leif Lampater and Lindsay De Vylder
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Iljo Keisse

Iljo Keisse
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Moreno de Pauw and Kenny de Ketel

Moreno de Pauw and Kenny de Ketel
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Iljo Keisse racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day

Iljo Keisse racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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Yoeri Havik out on the track in the first day of racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day

Yoeri Havik out on the track in the first day of racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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Mark Cavendish out on the track in the first day of racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day

Mark Cavendish out on the track in the first day of racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins enjoy a bit of down time at the 2016 Gent Six Day

Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins enjoy a bit of down time at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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Elia Viviani and Iljo Keisse at the Gent Six Day start line

Elia Viviani and Iljo Keisse at the Gent Six Day start line
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Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins at the Gent Six Day start line

Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins at the Gent Six Day start line
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Eddy Merckx and Patrick Sercu fire the start pistols for the opening night of the 2016 Gent Six Day

Eddy Merckx and Patrick Sercu fire the start pistols for the opening night of the 2016 Gent Six Day
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Mark Cavendish says hello to Eddy Merckx at the 2016 Gent Six Day

Mark Cavendish says hello to Eddy Merckx at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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World champion Mark Cavendish signs on at the 2016 Gent Six Day

World champion Mark Cavendish signs on at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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Mark Cavendish and Mark Steward on the first day of racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day

Mark Cavendish and Mark Steward on the first day of racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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 Cameron Meyer and Callum Scotson

Cameron Meyer and Callum Scotson
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 Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain looks on during the opening evening of the Ghent six day race at 't Kuipke - Gent

Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain looks on during the opening evening of the Ghent six day race at 't Kuipke - Gent
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 Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain leads team mate Mark Cavendish on the opening evening of the Ghent six day race

Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain leads team mate Mark Cavendish on the opening evening of the Ghent six day race
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Mark Cavendish of Great Britain in action in his first race of the opening evening of the Ghent six day race

Mark Cavendish of Great Britain in action in his first race of the opening evening of the Ghent six day race
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Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain in action in his first race of the opening evening of the Ghent six day race

Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain in action in his first race of the opening evening of the Ghent six day race
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Britain's Bradley Wiggins rides his bike during the first day of the Zesdaagse Vlaanderen-Gent six-day

Britain's Bradley Wiggins rides his bike during the first day of the Zesdaagse Vlaanderen-Gent six-day
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Mark Cavendish and Moreno De Pauw out on the track at the 2016 Gent Six Day

Mark Cavendish and Moreno De Pauw out on the track at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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Bradley Wiggins, Moreno De Pauw, Kenny De Ketele and Marc Hester at the 2016 Gent Six Day

Bradley Wiggins, Moreno De Pauw, Kenny De Ketele and Marc Hester at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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World champion duo Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day

World champion duo Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins racing at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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World champion Bradley Wiggins signs on at the 2016 Gent Six Day

World champion Bradley Wiggins signs on at the 2016 Gent Six Day
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Day 1 Results

Points race
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant21pts
2Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance20
3Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen9
4Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL7
5Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab3
6Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht3
7Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto2
8Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur1
9Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim
10Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks
11Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI
12Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen

Team Elimination
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance20pts
2Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant12
3Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL10
4Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI8
5Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto6
6Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen4
7Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks
8Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur
9Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim
10Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab
11Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen
12Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht

Time trial
#Rider Name (Country) Team
1Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance
2Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant
3Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen
4Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks
5Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL
6Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim
7Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur
8Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen
9Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto
10Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI
11Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht
12Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab

Madison
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant20pts
2Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL12
3Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance10
4Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto8
5Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI6
6Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen4
7Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur
8Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht
9Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen
10Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab
11Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks
12Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim

Derny
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL5pts
2Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant4
3Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance3
4Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab2
5Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks1
6Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht

Supersprint
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL10pts
2Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen6
3Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht5
4Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen4
5Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim3
6Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur2
7Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab
8Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto
9Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant
10Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI
11Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance
12Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks

Derny
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur5pts
2Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen4
3Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto3
4Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim2
5Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI1
6Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen

500m Time Trial
#Rider Name (Country) Team
1Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance
2Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim
3Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht
4Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL
5Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant
6Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur
7Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks
8Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen
9Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab
10Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen
11Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto
12Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI

Derny final
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant5pts
2Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL4
3Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance3
4Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto2
5Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur1
6Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen

Scratch
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen10pts
2Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks6
3Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant5
4Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto4
5Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen3
6Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI2
7Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur
8Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim
9Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance
10Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL
11Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab
12Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht

Madison
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto20pts
2Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance12
3Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL10
4Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI8
5Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur6
6Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen4
7Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant
8Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen
9Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks
10Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht
11Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim
12Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab

Standings after day 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Kenny De Ketele (Bel)/ Moreno De Pauw (Bel) Team Baloise Insurance90pts
2Elia Viviani (Ita) / Iljo Keisse (Bel) Team LIDL76
3Bradley Wiggins (GBr) / Mark Cavendish (GBr) Team Saey - Calant72
4Callum Scotson (Aus) / Cameron Meyer (Aus) Team Lotto43
5Lindsay De Vylder (Bel) / Leif Lampater (Ger) Team Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen34
6Jesper Morkov (Den) / Marc Hester (Den) Team TUI25
7Otto Vergaerde (Bel) / Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Team Caruur20
8Roy Pieters (Ned) / Jonas Rickaert (Bel) Team Topsport Vlaanderen23
9Nick Stopler (Ned) / Tristan Marguet (Sui) Team Primus Haacht18
10Ollie Wood (GBr) / Mark Stewart (GBr) Team Energy Lab4
11Alex Rasmussen (Den) / Yoeri Havik (Ned) Team Vanreusel Snacks11
12Marcel Kalz (Ger) / Robbe Ghys (Bel) Team T-Interim19

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