Win number four for Hammer

American Sarah Hammer racked up her fourth world championship in the individual pursuit, handing the USA its first gold medal of the event by beating New Zealand's Alison Shanks in the final. It added one more medal to the USA tally after the silver she helped her pursuit team take yesterday.

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sarah Hammer (United States Of America)0:03:32.933
2Alison Shanks (New Zealand)0:03:33.229
3Vilija Sereikaite (Lithuania)0:03:37.643
4Jaime Nielsen (New Zealand)0:03:40.138
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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sarah Hammer (United States Of America)0:03:33.522
2Alison Shanks (New Zealand)0:03:33.789
3Vilija Sereikaite (Lithuania)0:03:38.073
4Jaime Nielsen (New Zealand)0:03:38.921
5Ellen Van Dijk (Netherlands)0:03:40.751
6Marlies Mejias Garcia (Cuba)0:03:42.158
7Pascale Schnider (Switzerland)0:03:42.764
8Lauren Ellis (New Zealand)0:03:44.165
9Caroline Ryan (Ireland)0:03:44.264
10Aksana Papko (Belarus)0:03:45.348
11Verena Joos (Germany)0:03:45.636
12Cari Higgins (United States Of America)0:03:49.616
13Alena Dylko (Belarus)0:03:51.314
14Egle Zablockyte (Lithuania)0:03:55.130
15Chanpeng Nontasin (Thailand)0:03:56.653
16Mei Yu Hsiao (Chinese Taipei)0:03:59.477
DNSSarah Kent (Australia)Row 16 - Cell 2
DNSJosephine Tomic (Australia)Row 17 - Cell 2

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Laura Weislo
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Laura Weislo has been with Cyclingnews since 2006 after making a switch from a career in science. As Managing Editor, she coordinates coverage for North American events and global news. As former elite-level road racer who dabbled in cyclo-cross and track, Laura has a passion for all three disciplines. When not working she likes to go camping and explore lesser traveled roads, paths and gravel tracks. Laura specialises in covering doping, anti-doping, UCI governance and performing data analysis.

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