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Laura Kenny overcomes confidence crisis to win Commonwealth cycling gold

Summary by Ground News
Laura Kenny won gold in the cycling scratch race at the Commonwealth Games. Kenny had indicated before the race that it might have been her final competitive appearance. Sophie Capewell claimed silver in the keirin for England's women's cyclists. Courtney Tulloch and Georgia-Mae Fenton defended their Commonwealth titles.
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The GuardianThe Guardian

‘I can’t believe it’: Laura Kenny wins gold for England in 10km scratch race

Laura Kenny seized England’s first track cycling gold of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in the women’s 10km scratch race

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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The IndependentThe Independent

Laura Kenny rises above her greatest challenges to claim Commonwealth gold

Months of turmoil on a personal level has been put behind her with another tremendous achievement on the track

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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The TelegraphThe Telegraph

I was on brink of quitting, admits Laura Kenny after scratch race gold at Commonwealth Games

Britain’s most successful female Olympian took inspiration from Adam Peaty following ‘crisis in confidence’

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Channel News AsiaChannel News Asia

Laura Kenny overcomes confidence crisis to win Commonwealth cycling gold

England's Laura Kenny struck gold in track cycling's scratch race gold at the Commonwealth Games on Monday (Aug 1), a day after thinking it would be her final competition as she had simply lost motivation. The 30-year-old, who is Britain's most successful female Olympian with five golds, secured her first

2 months ago·Singapore
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Commonwealth Games: Laura Kenny hints at retirement but celebrates resilience with scratch gold

"British cycling superstar Laura Kenny revealed that she is struggling to remain motivated during training for her cycling carreer, but said that a win in the scratch race at the Commonwealth Games had shown her that she was not quite yet ready to step away from the sport. She was not the only English medal winner in the cycling at Lee Valley."

2 months ago
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Cycling WeeklyCycling Weekly

Laura Kenny gets over 'serious confidence crisis' to take England's first Commonwealth Games track gold

Five-time Olympic champion triumphed in the 10km scratch race, making her "nightmare" year a little better

2 months ago·Canyon, Canada
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