Meares grabs third gold as Aussies dominate

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The Australians dominated on the final day of the Melbourne World Cup - although the British team pursuit squad of Katie Colclough, Wendy Houvenaghel and Joanna Rowsell won a silver medal.

Australia's Anna Meares won both the Keirin and the 500-metre time trial to add to her sprint title won earlier in the weekend. Shane Perkins won the men's sprint. And the Kiwis won the women's team pursuit and the men's Madison to make it a clean sweep for the Antipodeans on the final day.

1 Anna Meares (Australia)

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Sports journalist Lionel Birnie has written professionally for Sunday Times, Procycling and of course Cycling Weekly. He is also an author, publisher, and co-founder of The Cycling Podcast. His first experience covering the Tour de France came in 1999, and he has presented The Cycling Podcast with Richard Moore and Daniel Friebe since 2013. He founded Peloton Publishing in 2010 and has ghostwritten and published the autobiography of Sean Kelly, as well as a number of other sports icons.