Chris Hoy started 2008 in impressive form, winning sprints and keirin races in the Rotterdam Six-Days in Holland.

The Scottish track sprinter will target the two events and the team sprint at the World championships in Manchester in March and then Beijing Olympics in August. He is using the racing in Rotterdam to study his rivals and improve his technique.

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