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Russia's Ivan Kovalev, third from left, competes to win the gold in the men's scratch race at the Track Cycling World Championships in Cali, Colombia, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)

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Russia’s Ivan Kovalev, third from left, on his way to winning the gold medal in the men’s scratch race at the Track Cycling World Championships in Cali, Colombia.