Ed Clancy pulls out of Tour of Sardinia

Ed Clancy, Britain wins team pursuit, Manchester Track World Cup 2011

Great Britain track stars Ed Clancy, Steven Burke and Sam Harrison have all called it quits at the Tour of Sardinia.

Team pursuit rider Burke did not finish Wednesday's second stage. "Burkey went off on a big, long climb. He didn't get to the top by the time the cars had gone past him, and that was that," team manager Keith Lambert, deputising from his usual Academy role, said.

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