Coronavirus: Six Day Manchester 2020 cancelled

Katie Archibald
Katie Archibald was set to compete in the event

The Six Day Manchester cycling event has been cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The event at the National Cycling Centre was due to start on Friday and finish on Sunday.

British Olympic stars Katie Archibald and Elinor Barker were set to compete.

Organisers Madison Sports Group said: "Whilst we do not believe that any of our athletes or staff have been infected, we have decided to take this action in everyone's best interest."

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