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Welsh cycling is celebrating another gold at the Olympics.
Elinor Barker rode to victory in the team pursuit,
following on from the gold achieved by fellow Cardiff
Meanwhile, Abergavenny's Becky James took silver in the keerin.
The Welsh medal tally has now reached seven,
From Rio, here's Rhodri Lewellyn reports.
Another day, another Olympic gold medal for a Welsh cyclist.
In the team pursuit Elinor Barker from Cardiff sped to
victory setting another world record emulating family friend Owain Doull
in the men's team less than 24 hours earlier.
All that was going through my head in the last lap is I'm going to
Then I crossed the line and looked up and saw
the Americans in front of
us and I thought, we've won, it's actually happened.
Welsh cyclists have now won five gold medals in the
I wonder if Elinor Barker's life will
I hope really that she keeps her feet on the ground.
That's been really important for us as a family.
And we'll work hard to make sure she does keep her feet on
the ground so any time she comes home she will be washing the dishes!
And there was further velodrome success with Abergavenny's Becky
James snatching silver with a late surge in the keerin.
She missed the London Games and then spent the best part of two
years out with injury and a cancer scare.
Maybe a little bit too late but I don't know where that speed
I think I wanted it so much once I got through that first round today.
I just wanted to come away with a medal.
Boyfriend, the Wales rugby winger George North,
I got a bit nervous in the semifinal.
I don't agree with you at all, David.
Disappointment for Chloe Tutton and Georgia Davies.
Great Britain finishing seventh in the
Becky James was back here today comfortably making it through
Setting a new Olympic record along the way.
Having already equaled the seven medals won in England, the Welsh
athletes look set to break some records in Rio.
A second body washed ashore in Gwynedd has
been identified as 15- year-old Waseem Al-Muflehi.
Wasseem and 14-year-old Yahye Mohamed,
both from Birmingham, disappeared in the water off
Yahear's body was found on Friday morning.
An investigation is underway after 500 dead fish were found
National Resources Wales say the fish were discovered
near Llansantffraid-ym Mechan on Friday after a
Juvenile salmon and a large number of adult
That's going to take a few years for the
As part of World War One Centenary commemorations, a new online
database lists details of the 900 people from Wales who refused to
Walter Roberts, from Flintshire, was the first conscientious objector
His niece says they were treated with hostility at the time,
but now they're seen as victims of the war,
as much as those who fought on the front line.
Sent white feathers, got abuse in the street,
It took a lot of courage to stand up for your
I'm absolutely certain that there's a greater understanding.
The amount of interest that's been shown with the
anniversary of the First World War whereas there was just hostility
More sport now, and just the one football result
Two late goals meant a 2-0 home defeat for Cardiff City
to Queens Park Rangers in the Championship.
Cardiff managed only one shot on target and have failed to score
in three games this season - with QPR moving to
Let's take a look now at what the weather
Cooler overnight with clouds clearing.
Dry, fine and warm tomorrow with good spells of sunshine, and
Wales Today will be back with updates in
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