Laura Trott wins Omnium gold medal at Track World Championships

Laura Trott wins her second gold medal of the UCI Track World Championships, taking victory in the Omnium in London

Laura Trott wins the Omnium title at the UCI Track World Championships (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Laura Trott added Omnium gold to her scratch race win on the final day of the UCI Track World Championships with a storming performance in the last event to seal her victory.

The double Olympic champion wasn't satisfied with simply defending her considerable lead in the final points race, taking 17 points in the sprints to hammer home her advantage and win by 18 points over Laurie Berthon of France.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.