December 10th / 2009
Belarus win first female medal.
Tatsiana Sharakova win Scratch with 1 lap advantage.
Sharakova, won 1 lap in half of route, and then holded difference with his rivals.
Race was exciting, with multiple attacks and counterattack, but cover among different riders was predominant tendency.
Tara Withen (Canada), Tess Downing (Australia), Dalila Rodriguez (Cuba) and Leire Olaberria (Spain) was cyclist attacker and group always catch fugitives.
In lap 18, Tatsiana Sharakova take advantage and quickly catch behind group and won 1 lap.
Later, Lorena Vargas (Colombia) attacked 2 times, but group catch her in last lap.
Cuban Dalila Rodriguez worked for her partner Yumari Gonzalez, but italian Giorgia Bronzini was faster and win group sprint, and Gonzalez was third.