(L-R) Philip Hindes, Jason Kenny and Sir Chris Hoy of Great Britain celebrate with their gold medals during the medal ceremony after setting a new world record in the Men's Team Sprint Track Cycling final on Day 6 of the 2012 Olympics in London.
Hindes, Kenny and Skinner pip New Zealand to gold in men’s cycling team sprint
Tasked with occupying the saddle vacated by British track cycling colossus Chris Hoy, Callum Skinner proved the perfect man for the job as he anchored his country's team sprint trio to Olympic gold on Thursday.
Kate Middleton Photos - Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge during Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 2012 in London, England. - Olympics - Day 6 - Royals at the Olympics
Great Britain set an Olympic record to win a third straight men's team sprint gold with a shock victory against world champions New Zealand. Philip Hindes, Jason Kenny - who claimed his fourth Olympic gold - and Callum Skinner won in seconds.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge watch as Philip Hindes, Jason Kenny and Sir Chris Hoy of Great Britain win the gold and a new world record in the Men's Team Sprint Track Cycling final at the London Olympics