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Track Cycling World Championships
Venue: Manchester Velodrome
Dates: 26-30 March
Coverage: Live action and highlights on BBC Two, BBC Radio 5 Live and BBC Sport website

What to look out for during the championships at Manchester Velodrome.




The women's team pursuit makes its debut at the World Championships, with Wendy Houvenaghel, Rebecca Romero, Jo Rowsell and Lizzie Armistead in contention for places in the three-rider race. (19:15 GMT)


Victoria Pendleton goes for gold in the women's sprint final (14:05 GMT) and Chris Hoy defends his title in the men's Keirin (16:00 GMT).

Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins are GB's pair for the men's Madison (14:50 GMT), with all the nations aiming for Madison qualification at the Olympic Games.


Reigning champion Chris Hoy will be going for glory in the men's 1K time trial (14:30 BST), while Victoria Pendleton will be gunning for gold in the women's Keirin (17:25 BST).

see also
Wiggins on track for second gold
27 Mar 08 |  Cycling
World Cycling - day two photos
27 Mar 08 |  Cycling
Wiggins claims gold for Team GB
26 Mar 08 |  Cycling
World Cycling - day one photos
26 Mar 08 |  Cycling
Pendleton and Hoy make GB squad
12 Mar 08 |  Cycling
Cycling on the BBC
25 Mar 08 |  Cycling
British Cycling racing calendar
06 Nov 07 |  Cycling

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