Russell Hampton has shown the huge talent and potential in Britain?s young 100% ME team by taking a historic victory in the scratch race at the Los Angeles World Cup.

18 year-old Hampton was only tenth in the qualifying round but surprised all his rivals in the final by taking a lap thanks to his excellent pursuiting speed. Hampton finished ahead of Holland?s Wim Stroetinga and Argentina?s Walter Perez. Ben Swift, riding for Great Britain was seventh.

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