Yates wins points race at track cycling worlds
MINSK, Belarus -- Simon Yates won the last sprint to take the men's points race on Friday at the track cycling world championships for his first major title.
Jason Kenny took gold in the men's keirin final.
Katarzyna Pawlowska of Poland retained her title in the women's scratch race, winning ahead of Sofia Arreola Navarro of Mexico and Russia's Evgeniya Romanyuta.
Yates scored 35 points in the 40-kilometer, 160-lap race with 16 sprints. Eloy Teruel Rovira of Spain was a point ...
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