By Chelsea White
Emma Johansson has joined the black and orange team at the number one spot in the UCI Rankings after some spectacular results this spring.
Beth’s initial surprise appearance was via video message, which was greeted by the capacity crowd of 6,000 with deafening screams and applause.
After a strong swim, Jenkins, Flora Duffy (BER) and Andrea Hewitt (NZL), made a break just after the halfway mark of the 40km bikel eg.
The former two-time road World Champion crossed the line well clear of her nearest rival.
Team USA, who improved to 4-0-0-0 (W-OTW-OTL-L), will play in the gold medal game at 10:30 p.m. ET tomorrow
“I want to pay tribute to what happened in Brussels,” the Belgian Champion said. “Riding in the Belgian jersey makes me proud and sad at the same time.
By Liam Morgan insidethegames
Holding back the tears of joy, the 26-year-old, who has already qualified for the Paralympics in Rio stated: "I was ridiculously nervous before my matches today.
"I haven't begun to think about what it would mean to compete at both the Olympics and the Paralympics. I'm definitely playing well."
Fittingly for the host nation, the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016 reached its conclusion with the USA taking gold in the final event. IAAF
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