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Day 4 Track Worlds: Ethan Hayter wins men's Omnium

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Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com - 23/10/2021 - Cycling - Tissot 2021 UCI Track Cycling World Championships - Men's Omnium - Stab Velodrome, Roubaix, France - Great Britain's Ethan Hayter celebrates gold in the men's omnium points race final.

Ethan Hayter (Great Britain) wins the men's Omnium at the 2021 Track World Championships (Image credit: SWPix)
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Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com - 23/10/2021 - Cycling - Tissot 2021 UCI Track Cycling World Championships - Men's Omnium - Stab Velodrome, Roubaix, France - Podium - Great Britain's Ethan Hayter takes gold in the men's omnium points race final with New Zealands's Aaron Gate taking silver and Italy's Elia Viviani taking bronze..

Great Britain's Ethan Hayter takes gold in the men's omnium points race final with New Zealands's Aaron Gate taking silver and Italy's Elia Viviani taking bronze (Image credit: SWPix)
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Kirsten Wild and Amy Pieters (Netherlands) win the women's Madison at the UCI Track World Championships 2021

Kirsten Wild and Amy Pieters (Netherlands) win the women's Madison at the UCI Track World Championships 2021 (Image credit: SWPix)
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Lea Sophie Friedrich (Germany) wins 500m Time Trial

Lea Sophie Friedrich (Germany) wins the women's 500m Time Trial world title (Image credit: SWPix)
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Lea Sophie Friedrich (Germany) wins 500m Time Trial

Lea Sophie Friedrich (Germany) wins the women's 500m Time Trial world title (Image credit: SWPix)
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Lea Sophie Friedrich (Germany) wins 500m Time Trial

Lea Sophie Friedrich (Germany) wins the women's 500m Time Trial world title (Image credit: SWPix)
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Women's Madison

Kirsten Wild and Amy Pieters win the world title in the women's Madison at Track Worlds 2021 (Image credit: SWPix)
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Women's Madison

Kirsten Wild and Amy Pieters win the world title in the women's Madison at Track Worlds 2021 (Image credit: SWPix)
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Women's Madison

Kirsten Wild and Amy Pieters win the world title in the women's Madison at Track Worlds 2021 (Image credit: SWPix)
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Women's Madison

French team of Clara Copponi and Marie Le Net take the silver medal in the women's Madison at Track Worlds 2021 (Image credit: SWPix)
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Women's Madison

Great Britain's team of Katie Archibald and Neah Evans secured bronze in the women's Madison (Image credit: SWPix)
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Picture by Simon Wilkinson/SWpix.com - 23/10/2021 - Cycling - Tissot 2021 UCI Track Cycling World Championships - Women's Madison Final - Stab Velodrome, Roubaix, France - Podium - The Netherland's Kirsten Wilde & Amy Pieters takes gold and the rainbow jersey with France's Marie le Net & Clara Capponi taking silver & Great Britain's Katie Archibald & Neah Evans take bronze in the women's Madison.

Netherlands, France and Great Britain on the podium after the women's Madison (Image credit: SWPix)
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Lisa Brennauer (Germany) wins Individual Pursuit

Lisa Brennauer (Germany) wins Individual Pursuit (Image credit: SWPix)
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Lisa Brennauer (Germany) wins Individual Pursuit

Lisa Brennauer (Germany) wins Individual Pursuit (Image credit: SWPix)
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Lisa Brennauer (Germany) wins Individual Pursuit

Lisa Brennauer (Germany) wins Individual Pursuit (Image credit: SWPix)
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Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com - 23/10/2021 - Cycling - Tissot 2021 UCI Track Cycling World Championships - Women's Individual Pursuit Finals - Stab Velodrome, Roubaix, France - Germany's Lisa Brennauer signing Santini rainbow jerseys after taking gold in the women's individual pursuit.

Lisa Brennauer (Germany) wins the Individual Pursuit (Image credit: SWPix)
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Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com - 23/10/2021 - Cycling - Tissot 2021 UCI Track Cycling World Championships - Men's Omnium - Stab Velodrome, Roubaix, France - Great Britain's Ethan Hayter signing Santini rainbow jerseys after taking gold in the men's omnium points race final.

Ethan Hayter (Great Britain) wins the men's Omnium at the 2021 Track World Championships (Image credit: SWPix)
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Picture by Simon Wilkinson/SWpix.com - 23/10/2021 - Cycling - Tissot 2021 UCI Track Cycling World Championships - Men's Omnium - Stab Velodrome, Roubaix, France - Great Britain's Ethan Hayter celebrates gold in the men's omnium points race final.

Ethan Hayter (Great Britain) wins the men's Omnium at the 2021 Track World Championships (Image credit: SWPix)
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Picture by Simon Wilkinson/SWpix.com - 23/10/2021 - Cycling - Tissot 2021 UCI Track Cycling World Championships - Women's Individual Pursuit Finals - Stab Velodrome, Roubaix, France - Podium - Germany's Lisa Brennauer takes gold in the women's individual pursuit final with fellow countrywomen Franziska Brausse taking silver & Mike Kroeger taking bronze.

Germany's Lisa Brennauer, Franziska Brausse and Mieke Kroeger sweep the women's Individual Pursuit (Image credit: SWPix)
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Picture by Simon Wilkinson/SWpix.com - 23/10/2021 - Cycling - Tissot 2021 UCI Track Cycling World Championships - Men's Omnium - Stab Velodrome, Roubaix, France - Podium - Great Britain's Ethan Hayter wins gold & the rainbow jersey after victory in the men's omnium points race final.

Ethan Hayter (Great Britain) secured the rainbow jersey in the men's Omnium (Image credit: SWPix)

The racing continued on Day 4 of the UCI Track World Championships in Roubaix, France on Saturday. World titles were handed out in the women's Madison, 500m Time Trial and Individual Pursuit, along with the men's Omnium.

Ethan Hayter (Great Britain) secured the rainbow jersey in the men's Omnium that closed out the penultimate day of racing. Hayter secured 180 points across the four events: Scratch Race, Tempo Race, Elimination Race, and Points Race.

He won the opening Scratch Race ahead of Donavan Grondin (France) and Elia Viviani (Italy) setting the stage for a successful Omnium. A second victory in the Tempo Race, saw Hayter beat Iuri Leitao (Portugal) and Aaron Gate (New Zealand).

He wasn't as successful in the Elimination Race finishing fourth place behind Gate, Grondin and Matias Malmberg (Denmark), but he went into the finale Points Race with still in the lead.

Hayter proved strongest in the Points Race finishing with a total accumulated points of 180 to beat silver medallist Gate, who earned a total of 124 points, and bronze medallist Viviani with a total of 121.

Wild and Pieters win women's Madison

Kirsten Wild and Amy Pieters defended their world titles after securing the gold medal in the women's Madison. The Dutch pair secured 35 points to beat the French team of Clara Copponi and Marie Le Net who earned the silver medal with 30 points, while Great Britain's team of Katie Archibald and Neah Evans secured bronze with 24 points.

Pieters and Wild are both multiple-time world champions on the track and both have had glittering careers in both road and track racing. Wild retired from road racing at the Simac Ladies Tour after a 20-year career, but teamed up with Pieters to compete in the women's Madision at the Track World Championships.

Pieters and Wild won the opening heat ahead of Poland, Great Britain, Ukraine, New Zealand, Italy, Belarus and Spain to advance to the finals. Australia won heat 2 ahead of France, Russia, Denmark, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland and Czech Republic to also advance through to the finals.

In the finals, the teams raced 120 laps, for a total of 30km, with 12 sprints for points. The Dutch team secured five points in four of the 12 sprints, while scoring between 1 and 3 points in four of the other sprints, and then another six in the final sprint for a total of 35 points and the victory.

Friedrich takes gold in women's 500m Time Trail

After taking the gold as part of German's women's Team Sprint squad on Day 1, Lea Sophie Friedrich secured another the world title in the women's 500-metre Time Trial. 

Friedrich took the title in a time of 0:00:33.057 to beat silver medallist Anastasiia Voinova (Russian Cycling Federation) and bronze medallist Daria Shmeleva (Russian Cycling Federation).

Voinova was the fastest in the qualifying opener with a time of 0:00:33.183, where she beat Friedrich. However, the tables turned in the final for the gold medal with Friedrich taking the win.

Germany sweep podium in women's Individual Pursuit

Lisa Brennauer (Germany) was the fastest in the women's Individual Pursuit, taking the world title in a time of 3:18.258, as Germany swept the podium in the event.

Brennauer also posted the fastest time in the qualifying round, 3:17.572, ahead of her compatriots Franziska Brausse and Mieke Kroeger.

In the end, Brennauer's time of 3:18.258 beat Brausse, 3:22.980, in the gold-medal final while Kroeger posted 3:20.903, to beat Italy's Martina Alzini for the bronze.

Women's Madison Final

Women's Madison
Pos.Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Netherlands 35
Amy Pieters
Kirsten Wild
2France 30
Clara Copponi
Marie le Net
3Great Britain 24
Katie Archibald
Neah Evans
4Italy 23
Letizia Paternoster
Rachele Barbieri
5Denmark 11
Amalie Dideriksen
Julie Leth
6Australia 5
Georgia Baker
Alexandra Manly
7Russian Cycling Federation -6
Mariia Novolodskaia
Mariia Miliaeva
8Belgium -19
Shari Bossuyt
Katrijn de Clercq
9New Zealand -20
Ally Wollaston
Michaela Drummond
10Germany -40
Lea lin Teutenberg
Lena Charlotte Reissner
11Switzerland -40
Michelle Andres
Lena Mettraux
DNFPoland
Daria Pikulik
Wiktoria Pikulik
DNFBelarus
Hanna Tserakh
Nastassia Kiptsikava
DNFUkraine
Kseniia Fedotova
Tetyana Klimchenko
DNFSpain
Eukene Larrarte Arteaga
Ziortza Isasi Cristobal

Women's 500m Time Trial Final

Women's 500m Time Trial Final
Pos.Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Lea Sophie Friedrich (Germany) 0:00:33.06
2Anastasiia Voinova (Russian Cycling Federation) 0:00:33.16
3Daria Shmeleva (Russian Cycling Federation) 0:00:33.16
4Pauline Sophie Grabosch (Germany) 0:00:33.18
5Miriam Vece (Italy) 0:00:33.30
6Yana Tyshchenko (Russian Cycling Federation) 0:00:33.34
7Martha Bayona Pineda (Colombia) 0:00:33.55
8Alessa-Catriona Proepster (Germany) 0:00:34.81
9Marlena Karwacka (Poland)
10Helena Casas Roige (Spain)
11Alla Biletska (Ukraine)
12Veronika Jabornikova (Czech Republic)
13Marianis Salazar Sanchez (Colombia)
14Ese Ukpeseraye (Nigeria)

Women's Individual Pursuit Final

Women's Individual Pursuit
Pos.Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Lisa Brennauer (Germany) 0:03:18.258
2Franziska Brausse (Germany) 0:03:22.980
3Mieke Kroeger (Germany 0:03:20.903
4Martina Alzini (Italy) OVL
5Marion Borras (France)
6Kelly Murphy (Ireland)
7Lily Williams (United States of America)
8Mia Griffin (Ireland)
9Megan Barker (Great Britain)
10Ella Barnwell (Great Britain)
11Fabienne Buri (Switzerland)
12Aksana Salauyeva (Belarus)
13Viktoriia Yaroshenko (Ukraine)
14Tania Calvo Barbero (Spain)
15Lina Marcela Hernandez Gomez (Colombia)
16Jessica Marcela Parra Rojas (Colombia)
17Yiwei Luo (Singapore)
18Ese Ukpeseraye (Nigeria)

Men's Omnium Final

Men's Omnium - Scratch Race
Pos.Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Ethan Hayter (Great Britain)
2Donavan Grondin (France)
3Elia Viviani (Italy)
4Iuri Leitao (Portugal)
5Aaron Gate (New Zealand)
6Matias Malmberg (Denmark)
7Eiya Hashimoto (Japan)
8Derek Gee (Canada)
9Alex Vogel (Switzerland)
10Erik Martorell Haga (Spain)
11Fabio Van den Bossche (Belgium)
12Roy Eefting (Netherlands)
13Yauheni Karaliok (Belarus)
14Juan Esteban Arango Carvajal (Colombia)
15Denis Rugovac (Czech Republic)
16Alan Banaszek (Poland)
17Gavin Hoover (United States of America)
18Kelland O'Brien (Australia)
19Gleb Syritsa (Russian Cycling Federation)
20Tim Torn Teutenberg (Germany)
21Viktor Filutas (Hungary)
22Daniel Crista (Romania)
23Ricardo Pena Salas (Mexico)
24Akil Campbell (Trinidad and Tobago)

Men's Omnium - Tempo Race
Pos.Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Ethan Hayter (Great Britain)
2Iuri Leitao (Portugal)
3Aaron Gate (New Zealand)
4Erik Martorell Haga (Spain)
5Kelland O'Brien (Australia)
6Derek Gee (Canada)
7Matias Malmberg (Denmark)
8Elia Viviani (Italy)
9Yauheni Karaliok (Belarus)
10Alan Banaszek (Poland)
11Fabio Van den Bossche (Belgium)
12Eiya Hashimoto (Japan)
13Viktor Filutas (Hungary)
14Donavan Grondin (France)
15Alex Vogel (Switzerland)
16Ricardo Pena Salas (Mexico)
17Denis Rugovac (Czech Republic)
18Juan Esteban Arango Carvajal (Colombia)
19Akil Campbell (Trinidad and Tobago)
20Gavin Hoover (United States of America)
21Roy Eefting (Netherlands)
DNSTim Torn Teutenberg (Germany)
DNSGleb Syritsa (Russian Cycling Federation)
DNSDaniel Crista (Romania)

Men's Omnium - Elimination Race
Pos.Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Aaron Gate (New Zealand)
2Donavan Grondin (France)
3Matias Malmberg (Denmark)
4Ethan Hayter (Great Britain)
5Eiya Hashimoto (Japan)
6Erik Martorell Haga (Spain)
7Gavin Hoover (United States of America)
8Iuri Leitao (Portugal)
9Elia Viviani (Italy)
10Akil Campbell (Trinidad and Tobago)
11Yauheni Karaliok (Belarus)
12Alex Vogel (Switzerland)
13Alan Banaszek (Poland)
14Roy Eefting (Netherlands)
15Kelland O'Brien (Australia)
16Derek Gee (Canada)
17Fabio Van den Bossche (Belgium)
18Denis Rugovac (Czech Republic)
19Ricardo Pena Salas (Mexico)
20Juan Esteban Arango Carvajal (Colombia)
21Viktor Filutas (Hungary)

Men's Omnium - Final Standings
Pos.Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Ethan Hayter (Great Britain) 180
2Aaron Gate (New Zealand) 124
3Elia Viviani (Italy) 121
4Iuri Leitao (Portugal) 117
5Erik Martorell Haga (Spain) 112
6Matias Malmberg (Denmark) 102
7Donavan Grondin (France) 101
8Fabio Van den Bossche (Belgium) 78
9Eiya Hashimoto (Japan) 78
10Derek Gee (Canada) 68
11Alan Banaszek (Poland) 68
12Yauheni Karaliok (Belarus) 60
13Kelland O'Brien (Australia) 50
14Gavin Hoover (United States of America) 38
15Alex Vogel (Switzerland) 34
16Roy Eefting (Netherlands) 33
17Viktor Filutas (Hungary) 26
18Juan Esteban Arango Carvajal (Colombia) 22
19Ricardo Pena Salas (Mexico) -5
23Denis Rugovac (Czech Republic)
23Akil Campbell (Trinidad and Tobago)
23Tim Torn Teutenberg (Germany)
23Gleb Syritsa (Russian Cycling Federation)
23Daniel Crista (Romania)
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