scratch race

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a race in which all contestants start from scratch (on equal terms)

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The individual winner of Individual Time Trials and Scratch Race were awarded Rs.
I am happy with a silver medal and quite proud of it, but I'm not going to get to wear the world stripes next time I race the scratch race, which is what I wanted.
The competition took the format of an Omnium consisting of a sprint, time-trial and then a scratch race.
The top prize of the day, The Andrew Hutton Memorial Trophy for the scratch race, went to Clifton CC's international Ironman triathlete Philip Graves, with last year's winner, Great Ayton's Harry Tanfield (Pedal Heaven RT), 13 seconds behind.
TRACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BBC2 & Eurosport, 7pm GREAT BRITAIN'S Laura Trott claimed her fifth rainbow jersey with victory in the 10km scratch race on Thursday and she is 7-4 favourite to add to her haul with victory in the multi-event omnium starting today, writes Matthew Ireland.
swept her C4 class--winning gold in the pursuit, time trial and scratch race.
Dame Sarah Storey took two laps on the field to win the women's points race and there was a second British title for Oliver Wood in the men's scratch race after his success in the team pursuit.
Winning in Ponferrada would surpass anything he has previously achieved, although Swift won the scratch race world title on the track in Melbourne in 2012.
The trio, who won Olympic gold together in the team pursuit in London two years ago, flopped in the chaos of the women's 10km scratch race, as 24 riders battled the congestion over 40 laps of the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome.
Australia also moved on to 13 gold medals after Annette Edmondson won the women's 10-kilometre track cycling scratch race ahead of
However, later in the day, she lost in the scratch race ( 7.
The 20-year-old won the fourth event, the individual pursuit, but was seventh in the scratch race to fall behind Ashlee Ankudinoff overall by two points.
Day two saw the team pursuit bronze medal winner finish second in the individual pursuit, third in the scratch race and second in the 500m time trial, but no rider could break the unbeaten record of Australia's Taylah Jennings, who won all six events and with it the world title.
Competitors take part in a flying lap, a 30km points race, an elimination race, a 4km individual pursuit, a 15km scratch race and a 1km time trial.
The 24-year-old from Rotherham responded to the disappointment by competing in three non-Olympic events, winning gold in the scratch race and silver medals in the points race and the Madison, the latter with Wales' Geraint Thomas.