Cycling - Hoy named Team GB Olympic flag bearer

Track cyclist Chris Hoy will carry the British flag at the opening ceremony of the London Olympics on July 27, the British Olympic Association confirmed.

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Chris Hoy hiolds a British flag after winning gold at the Beijing Olympics, 2008

Hoy, who was knighted after his triple gold medal haul in Beijing four years ago, also carried the flag at the closing ceremony at the 2008 Games and was selected after a vote by the entire British Olympic team.

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