Australia v Britain in track cycling


Comparison from April World Titles to the Olympics

Men's team sprint

Australia - gold medal at the worlds (best time in 43.266 seconds) to 4th at the Olympics (best 43.261)

GB - disqualified to gold medal (best 42.600, world record)

Men's sprint

Australia - Shane Perkins fourth to bronze

GB - Jason Kenny silver to gold

Men's keirin

Australia - no finalist to Shane Perkins fifth

GB - Chris Hoy gold medal at worlds and Olympics

Men's team pursuit

Australia - silver (best 3:53.401, Australian record) to silver (best 3:54.317)

GB - gold (best 3:53.295 world record) to gold (best 3:51.659, world record

Men's omnium

Australia - Glenn O'Shea gold to fifth

GB - Ed Clancy fourth to third

Women's team sprint

Australia - silver (best 32.597, Australian record) to bronze (best 32.727)

GB - fourth (best 32.941) to relegated

Women's sprint

Australia - Anna Meares bronze to gold

GB - Victoria Pendleton gold to silver

Women's keirin

Australia - Meares gold to fifth

GB - no finalist to Pendleton gold

Women's team pursuit

Australia - silver (best 3:16.943, Australian record) to silver (best 3:3:16.935, Australian record)

GB - gold (best 3:15.720, world record) to gold (best 3:14.051, world record)

Women's omnium

Australia - Annette Edmondson silver to bronze

GB - Laura Trott gold to gold