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European Track Cycling Championships: Vigier and Landerneau continue their raid

2022-08-16T17:04:41.607Z

Two new French medals in track cycling, with gold for Sébastien Vigier and bronze for Melvin Landerneau in Keirin. He



The raid of French medals continues in track cycling!

This Tuesday evening, Sébastien Vigier won gold at the Keiren after a superb race at the European Championships in Munich.

Winner in sprint on Sunday and silver medalist in the team sprint, the Ile-de-France driver won again.

While he had been in difficulty during the semi-final, and placed last at the start of the final by the draw, the Frenchman impressed.

He crossed the finish line in first position after being penultimate with two laps to go.

This is the 6th gold medal for the French team in track cycling.

In total, France has won 14 in this discipline.

IN GOLD AND BRONZE 🇫🇷



Sébastien Vigier and Melvin Landerneau take their second medal each on the Keirin!



🥇Sébastien Vigier


🥉Melvin Landerneaupic.twitter.com/fEZkE51XzQ

– Team France (@EquipeFRA) August 16, 2022

During the same race, Melvin Landerneau also grabbed the podium.

While he had distinguished himself in the kilometer on Monday by winning the first gold medal of his career in a major competition, he won the bronze medal at the Keiren on Tuesday.

Source: leparis

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