Czech mountain cross cyclist wins world championship title

Czech cyclist Jaroslav Kulhavý won the last of the series of world championship mountain bike events at Windham in the US becoming the first Czech to achieve such a success. Kulhavý was third in the overall championship rankings which were headed by Swiss cyclist Nino Schurter. The 25-year-old Czech was second in a world championship event last month, a few days after winning the European title.

Author: Chris Johnstone