BBC Sport - Youth Olympics: Triathlete Ben Dijkstra elated to win first British gold in Nanjing
Dijkstra elated by 'dream' win in Nanjing
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Triathlete Ben Dijkstra says he is "astonished" to win GB's first gold medal at the Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China, after beating Daniel Hoy of New Zealand in a photo finish.
New Zealand claimed Dijkstra infringed in the transition between the cycle and run, however their appeal was later dismissed.
The 15-year-old from Leicester hopes he can bring home another gold in the mixed-relay team event on Thursday.
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