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Media playback is not supported on this device World Track Cycling: Omnisport Apeldoorn, Netherlands Dates: Elinor Barker had been set to race alongside Archibald but withdrew after crashing in Friday's omnium. They finished with 50 points - 15 ahead of second-placed Netherlands - to claim Britain's second gold in Apeldoorn.
Compatriot Jack Carlin added to the medal tally with silver in the men's sprint later on Saturday. Australia's Matthew Glaetzer edged out Carlin to claim gold.
Carlin, competing in his first individual sprint at a World Championships, said he only expected a top-eight finish. The British duo of Archibald and Nelson timed their attacks well to claim maximum points in eight successive sprints in the women's madison.
Archibald twice edged out the Netherlands on the line to claim points in the sprint and headed off a push from the Dutch with 15 laps remaining.
Italy took bronze with 20 points. The victory is Nelson's first world title - she won silver alongside Barker at last year's World Championships in Hong Kong.
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The latest addition to our cycling facilities is a m Olympic-sized outdoor velodrome. The tarmac track has 30 degree banking at each end and provides a unique cycling . Track cycling events have been organised at all the editions of the Games since , with the exception of the Games in Stockholm, when only the road race was staged.
Between and , the range of events was generally as follows: sprint, time trial over one kilometre, tandem and team pursuit. The home of Cycling on BBC Sport online. Includes the latest news stories, results, fixtures, video and audio.