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European Track Championships: Katie Archibald wins omnium for second title

Katie Archibald

Archibald said on Friday that she thought before the event that she was “destined for failure” after training poorly

British Olympic champion Katie Archibald won omnium gold at the European Track Championships, her second title in two nights in Paris.

Archibald, 22, dominated the event, with Dutch rider Kirsten Wild second and Belgium’s Lotte Kopecky third.

That ame 24 hours after she won her third consecutive women’s individual pursuit title, having gained silver in Thursday’s elimination race.

The Scottish cyclist won gold in the pursuit quartet at the Olympics in Rio.

Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cycling/37742452