Nicky Degrendele has Tuesday, at the european CHAMPIONSHIPS track cycling in the Scottish Glasgow silver conquered in the final of the keirin. The Frenchwoman Mathilde Gros clinched the gold is gone for the nose of our compatriot. The Russian Daria Shmeleva was followed in third.
Degrendele showed earlier in the day in the ranges of the first and second round its good shape. The Belgian won both matches. It is for Belgium the eighth european CHAMPIONSHIP medal.
For Belgium, this is the eighth medal at the European Championships in Glasgow and Berlin. Our country is now at two times gold (De Ketele – Ghys, Derwael), three times silver (Degrendele, De Ketele, Derwael) and three bronze (Michiels, D’hoore, Klinckaert).