Olympics: Germany dethrone Britain to win women’s team pursuit

IZU (REUTERS) – Germany dethroned Britain’s women as queens of the Olympic track team pursuit in sensational fashion with an emphatic victory in the final on Tuesday (Aug 3) in yet another world record. The German quartet of Franziska Brausse, Lisa Brennauer, Lisa Klein and Mieke Kroeger almost caught Britain in the 4km final at the Izu Velodrome, finishing in 4min 04.242sec.

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