Russian rider Denis Dmitriev won in the individual sprint at the world Championships in track Cycling. On Saturday, April 15, the correspondent “reports Tapes.ru”.
In the final races of the world championship the 31-year-old Dmitriev ahead of the representative of the Netherlands Harry Laurijsen.
The bronze medal was won by new Zealand athlete Ethan Mitchell. In the race for third place, he twice defeated the British Ryan Owens.
Previously, on 15 April, the Russian Darya Shmeleva became world champion in the Gita. She passed the 500-m distance in 33,282 seconds.
The Cycling world Championships held in Hong Kong and will end April 16.
Sprint is the crown discipline Dmitrieva, but for the first time in his career he won the world championship. Russian three — time champion of Europe (2010, 2012, 2013) and two-time silver medalist of the world Championships (2013, 2015). At the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro Dmitriev won the bronze medal.