COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) -- Tony Martin of Germany won the men's time trial at the road cycling world championship ahead of Bradley Wiggins of Britain and Fabian Cancellera of Switzerland on Wednesday.
Martin, a two-time bronze medalist in time trial, finished the flat, 28.77-mile circuit through Copenhagen in 53 minutes, 42.85 seconds.
Cancellera, a four-time time trial champion, dropped to third after a strong start. He completed the route in 55:04.44.
In the women's time trial on Tuesday, Judith Arndt of Germany won the gold medal ahead of New Zealand's Linda Villumsen and defending champion Emma Pooley of Britain.