Laura Trott extends omnium lead with one event to go, as Kenny qualifies for keirin final

Trott won the flying lap competition to continue her dominance over the Olympic omnium while James and Kenny both made their finals

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Laura Trott enters the final event of the omnium in as good a position as she could hope to be, after extending her lead in the penultimate event, the flying lap.

Only the points race remains in the women's omnium, and defending champion Trott heads into the race with a tally of 196 points to second place Jolien D'Hoore's 172.

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Richard Windsor

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Richard is digital editor of Cycling Weekly. Joining the team in 2013, Richard became editor of the website in 2014 and coordinates site content and strategy, leading the news team in coverage of the world's biggest races and working with the tech editor to deliver comprehensive buying guides, reviews, and the latest product news.

An occasional racer, Richard spends most of his time preparing for long-distance touring rides these days, or getting out to the Surrey Hills on the weekend on his Specialized Tarmac SL6 (with an obligatory pub stop of course).