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Crashes at the Rio velodrome

Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
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Martha Bayona of Colombia reacts after she crashed. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Martha Bayona of Colombia reacts after she crashed. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Martha Bayona of Colombia reacts after she crashed. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-Hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-Hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-Hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Park Sang-hoon of South Korea is helped by medical personnel after crashing. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Park Sang-hoon of South Korea is helped by medical personnel after crashing. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Park Sang-hoon of South Korea is helped by medical personnel after crashing. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Lee Wai Sze of Hong Kong crashes. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Lee Wai Sze of Hong Kong crashes. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Lee Wai Sze of Hong Kong crashes. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash. REUTERS/Matthew Childs
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Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada react after crashing. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada react after crashing. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada react after crashing. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Martha Bayona of Colombia crashes. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Martha Bayona of Colombia crashes. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Martha Bayona of Colombia crashes. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-Hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-Hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-Hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-Hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-Hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia, Elia Viviani of Italy and Park Sang-Hoon of South Korea crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Glenn O'Shea of Australia and Elia Viviani of Italy crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia and Elia Viviani of Italy crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia and Elia Viviani of Italy crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Glenn O'Shea of Australia and Elia Viviani of Italy crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia and Elia Viviani of Italy crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Glenn O'Shea of Australia and Elia Viviani of Italy crash. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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