German and French Olympic teams sneak in fourth sprinter

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Sir Chris Hoy has been among the critics of the new Olympic regulations restricting the number of riders who can be selected for the track events.

The one-rider-per-nation rule for the individual events means that a maximum of three sprinters can be selected to contest all three sprint events -- team sprint, keirin and individual sprint -- with the result that some of the best riders in the world will miss out.

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