Pendleton wins sixth and final sprint title on day of fantasy sprinting

Victoria Pendleton wins sprint, Track World Championships 2012, day three

British, French, German and Australian sprinters today treated the Track World Championships crowd in Melbourne to the greatest display of sprinting they will ever see.

Both the men and the woman threw everything at each other throughout the various rounds producing results that few could have guessed. Most of all Pendleton's win.

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Simon Richardson
Magazine editor

Editor of Cycling Weekly magazine, Simon has been working at the title since 2001. He fell in love with cycling 1989 when watching the Tour de France on Channel 4, started racing in 1995 and in 2000 he spent one season racing in Belgium. During his time at CW (and Cycle Sport magazine) he has written product reviews, fitness features, pro interviews, race coverage and news. He has covered the Tour de France more times than he can remember along with two Olympic Games and many other international and UK domestic races. He became the 130-year-old magazine's 13th editor in 2015.