Professional sprint world champions
There's been quite a few Aussies win this
I was trolling the 'net for some trivia on sprinting ..
World professional sprint champions from Australia :
1920, Antwerp, Bob Spears (Bob was also runner up in '21 & '22)
1970, Leicester, Gordon Johnson
1975, Rocourt, John Nicholson
1976, Monteroni di Lecce, John Nicholson
1988, Ghent, Stephen Pate
1993, Hamar, Gary Neiwand
1995, Bogota, Darryn Hill
2002, Ballerup, Sean Eadie
For the women, no Australian women have won the world sprint championship (yet), Anna Meares was runner up in 2004 at the Melbourne world titles.