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Cycling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Sprint Round One Repêchage

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Olympic Park Velodrome, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 3, 1956
Date Finished: December 3, 1956
Format: Winner of each heat advanced to the repêchage final races. Winner of repêchage final heats advanced to the quarter-finals.

Gold: FRA Michel Rousseau
Silver: ITA Guglielmo Pesenti
Bronze: AUS Dick Ploog

Round One Repêchage Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Evrard Godefroid 24 Belgium BEL no time QU
2 Shazada Muhammad Shah-Rukh 30 Pakistan PAK

Round One Repêchage Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Tommy Shardelow 25 South Africa RSA 12.8 QU
2 León Mejía Colombia COL

Round One Repêchage Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Anésio Argenton 25 Brazil BRA 13.0 QU
2 Hylton Mitchell 30 Trinidad and Tobago TTO
3 Fred Markus Canada CAN

Round One Repêchage Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Warren Johnston 20 New Zealand NZL 12.4 QU
2 Hernán Masanés 25 Chile CHI
3 Keith Harrison 23 Great Britain GBR

Round One Repêchage Final Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Warren Johnston 20 New Zealand NZL 12.0 QU
2 Evrard Godefroid 24 Belgium BEL at 1 length

Round One Repêchage Final Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Tommy Shardelow 25 South Africa RSA 12.6 QU
2 Anésio Argenton 25 Brazil BRA inches behind