Wiggins wins time trial gold
- Published: 1 Aug 2012 at 22.33
- Online news:
Bradley Wiggins took a step towards being named Britain's greatest ever Olympian on Wednesday after overtaking former rower Steve Redgrave's tally of six medals following his men's time trial win.
With five golds and one bronze medal, Redgrave is widely considered Britain's greatest ever Olympian.
However, he could soon lose that accolade to Wiggins after his fellow Englishman added a fourth career Olympic gold - and seventh Games medal in all - to his recent and historic victory in the Tour de France.
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