6 August 20:27 (BST)

CT: STARIKOVA (UKR) - silver in the women's 500m time trial

GLASGOW – Comments from silver medallist Olena STARIKOVA (UKR) after the women's time trial at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, Emirates Arena, on Monday.

Olena STARIKOVA (UKR) - silver

On her performance in the final:

"I'm very happy with the silver medal. It's a good medal. It's my first silver meda [in the individual event]."

On being in the lead and seeing Daria SHMELEVA (RUS, who eventually won gold) come in quicker:

"Daria had the very best time. Until then I hoped that I would win. But I hope I will win the gold medal next year. I like the time trial."

CNS sc/gm/tb

CNS content is available free of charge to all media. No copyright restrictions apply.