Victoria Pendleton wins gold

Great Britain's Victoria Pendleton rode to glory in the women's keirin beating rival Anna Meares to take the gold at the velodrome in Olympic Park.

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Pendleton: 'I can't believe it'

It was really hard with the excitement of the great job the girls did qualifying with a world record and then the guys smash the world record and win a gold medal - I was just, like, 'Focus, Vic, focus. You've still got a race'. But it was so hard. I can't believe it.

Thank you so much to everyone who's helped me get here. The crowd have been fantastic and it really helped me today.

– Gold medalist Victoria Pendleton spoke to the BBC

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Victoria Pendleton congratulated on her 'stunning' win

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Yes Pendleton!! My heart was beating out of my chest there #gold

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Victoria Pendleton has a gold! OMG, that was stunning

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