Florence wins canoe slalom world title
- From the section Canoeing
David Florence becomes Britain's first individual world champion in canoe slalom since 1995, winning the men's C1 in Prague, Czech Republic.
The Scot, 31, produced a time of 102.53 seconds to beat Slovakia's Alexander Slafkovsky (103.36) and Slovenia's Benjamin Savsek (105.79).
The double Olympic medallist won despite incurring a two-second penalty for hitting a gate early on.