Great Britain endure disappointing opening day at track world championships

One medal for Great Britain on the opening day of the track world championships in Cali - Male team pursuiters record their worst result in 15 years - Team sprint trio miss out on a medal ride - Becky James and Jess Varnish win bronze in the team sprint

Cali velodrome track world Championships 2014

(Image credit: Casey B Gibson)

The British team came away from the opening day of the track cycling world championships in Cali with a sense of disappointment after they won just one bronze medal, from the women's team sprint.

A strong team performance last year in Minsk had lead to hopes that the best funded team in the sport would pick up where they left off one year further in to the Rio Olympic cycle, but it wasn't to be on day one.

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