Denmark break pursuit world record again as GB take silver in sprint at Track World Championships 2020

A mixed opening day of racing for the British squad as Laura Kenny took fourth in her event

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The team pursuit bar was raised once again at the 2020 Track World Championships, as Denmark set a second world record in one day.

After qualifying with a new fastest time earlier in the day on Wednesday (February 26), the Danes came out swinging in the first round of the team pursuit with a new record of 3-46.203, almost two seconds faster than the record set in 2019.

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