Britain's Bradley Wiggins takes gold

Days after winning Tour de France, Bradley Wiggins scores second Olympic gold for host country.

    Just 10 days after triumphing in the Tour de France, Bradley Wiggins has won the Olympic cycling time trial.

    Wiggins finished 42 seconds clear of Germany's Tony Martin, taking home a second Olympic gold for hosts Britain on Wednesday. Its rowing team scored the country's first gold earlier in the day.

    Al Jazeera's Lee Wellings reports from London.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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