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Cycling at the 1960 Roma Summer Games:

Men's Sprint Round Two

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Host City: Roma, Italy
Venue(s): Olympic Velodrome, Roma
Date Started: August 26, 1960
Date Finished: August 26, 1960
Format: Winner of each heat advanced to the quarter-finals.

Gold: ITA Sante Gaiardoni
Silver: BEL Leo Sterckx
Bronze: ITA Valentino Gasparella
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Round Two Heat One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 August Rieke 25 Germany GER 11.7 QU
2 Piet van der Touw 19 Netherlands NED
3 Boris Vasilyev 23 Soviet Union URS

Round Two Heat Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Antoine Pellegrina 26 France FRA 11.6 QU
2 Kurt Rechsteiner 29 Switzerland SUI
3 Gilbert De Rieck 23 Belgium BEL

Round Two Heat Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Lloyd Binch 29 Great Britain GBR 11.7 QU
2 André Gruchet 27 France FRA
3 Clyde Rimple 23 West Indies Federation WIF

Round Two Heat Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Anésio Argenton 29 Brazil BRA 11.4 QU/=OR
2 Ron Baensch 21 Australia AUS
3 Valentino Gasparella 25 Italy ITA

Round Two Heat Five

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Leo Sterckx 24 Belgium BEL 11.3 QU
2 Aad de Graaf 20 Netherlands NED
3 Mario Vanegas 21 Colombia COL

Round Two Heat Six

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Sante Gaiardoni 21 Italy ITA 12.0 QU
2 Imants Bodnieks 19 Soviet Union URS
3 Günter Kaslowski 26 Germany GER