The team of Dani King, Laura
Trott and Joanna Rowsell improved on the mark of 3:15.669 they had set
the previous day in qualifying.
The British team will face the
United States in the final after Sarah Hammer, Dotsie Bausch and Jennie
Reed posted the second fastest time over the 3,000 meters in 3:16.853.
The final was to be held later Saturday.