Teams are seeded by a time trial round, and then they proceed through knockout rounds to decide the medals.
Not sure about the rules of the different track cycling events? The riders—Simone Consonni, Filippo Ganna, Francesco Lamon, and Jonathan Milan—continued their winning streak with a clean race against Denmark in the final, winning in 3:42.
Valente reacts to her win after the Points Race in the Omnium.
The madison was an Olympic event for men in 2000, 2004, and 2008 but was dropped ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, partly for reasons of equality as there was no equivalent race for women at the time.
The Netherlands Yoeri Havik and Jan Willem van Schip , Denmark Lasse Norman Hansen and Michael Morkov , Belgium Kenny de Ketele and Robbe Ghys , and France Benjamin Thomas and Donavan Grondin traded places at the front, and small crashes impacted the peloton slightly, though no riders were pulled from the race.
Hoogland took an early lead on the track, but Lavreyson came around the outside and smoothly sailed into the finish.
Early in the quarterfinals, Laurine Van Riessen of the Netherlands and Kaaty Marchant of Great Britain, two of the top contenders, were taken out in a crash.
Riders wear transponders on their head tubes that light up if they are eliminated and signal that they must exit the track.
They only won four sprints in total, but scored points in almost all of them.
Description: The riders—Simone Consonni, Filippo Ganna, Francesco Lamon, and Jonathan Milan—continued their winning streak with a clean race against Denmark in the final, winning in 3:42.