China disqualified for lane change

Updated: August 2, 2012, 3:02 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Guo Shuang and Gong Jinjie had just finished a victory lap and started celebrating with officials from the Chinese team when they found out they were not Olympic champions.

The Chinese pair had already beaten the world record twice. And they had put on a dominant display in the final of the women's team sprint track cycling event to beat their German rivals, Miriam Welte and Kristina Vogel, in the London Velodrome.

But all of a sudden, their joy turned to bitterness as the ...

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