London to bid for '16 cycling worlds
LONDON -- Boosted by the Olympics and Bradley Wiggins' victory at the Tour de France, London mayor Boris Johnson says the city will bid for the 2016 track cycling world championships.
Johnson says London has been chosen by the British cycling federation as its candidate over Manchester and Glasgow. The championships would be held at the Olympic velodrome.
Johnson says Wiggins' triumph at the Tour on Sunday "will encourage thousands more people to take to two wheels. And I want our ...
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