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Adam Peaty wins third gold at European Championships with ‘10 out of 10’ swim

• Peaty wins 11th European gold of career in 50m breaststroke• Freya Anderson finishes impressive fourth in 100m freestyleLike a pernickety judge on Strictly Come Dancing, a flawless routine is required to earn a perfect review from Adam Peaty. Yet in …

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GB’s Peaty wins third gold at Europeans, divers win silver – video & round-up

Britain’s Adam Peaty retains his 50m breaststroke title to win a third gold medal at the European Championships in Glasgow

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Watch: Proud powers into 50m freestyle final with new championship record

Great Britain’s Ben Proud powers into the men’s 50m freestyle final at the European Championships.

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Watch: ‘Masterful’ Peaty storms to third European gold

Adam Peaty wins his third gold of the 2018 European Championships in the 50m breaststroke final, setting a new competition record of 26.09 seconds.

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Watch: Diving silver for GB’s Reid and Haslam

Grace Reid and Ross Haslam win silver in mixed synchronised 3m springboard final with a final score of 308.67.

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‘I was silenced as a little girl but I’ve got my voice back’

Former swimmer Karen Leach tells BBC Sport about the sexual, mental, physical and emotional abuse she suffered as a teenager from her coach.

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European Championships 2018: Great Britain win gold in the women’s 4x200m freestyle

Freya Anderson puts in a ‘fabulous’ last leg to secure gold for Great Britain in the women’s 4x200m freestyle relay at the European Championships in Glasgow.

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European Championships 2018: GB’s Duncan Scott ‘steals’ 200m freestyle gold

GB’s Duncan Scott wins an unexpected 200m freestyle gold in a time of 1:45.34, with teammate James Guy finishing fourth and out of the medals.

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European Championships 2018: GB’s Georgia Davies just misses out on third gold medal

Georgia Davies is unable to add to her two gold medals of the European Championships after being edged into second place by Russia’s Anastasiia Fesikova in the 100m backstroke.

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European Championships 2018: Ben Proud wins silver in 50m butterfly as Andriy Govorov sets Championship record to win gold

GB’s Ben Proud claims silver in the 50m butterfly as Andriy Govorov wins gold setting a new European Championship record of 22.48 seconds.

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European Championships 2018: Duncan Scott and freestyle relay team win golds

Duncan Scott and the women’s freestyle relay team win golds for Britain at the European Championships in Glasgow.

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Adam Peaty sets European Championships record in 50m breaststroke

Adam Peaty sets a European Championships record of 26.50 secs as he qualifies for the semi-finals of the men’s 50m breaststroke alongside Great Britain team-mate Ross Murdoch.

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‘It’s actually very tropical’ – BBC reporter tries open-water swimming

BBC Scotland’s Laura McGhie takes part in a Scottish Swimming open-water come and try session at Lochore, Fife.

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Freya Anderson holds on in final leg to help Britain to relay gold

World junior champion earns her first senior gold in the pool in GlasgowAsk those who crunch the data in the depths of British Swimming and they mention Freya Anderson with a mixture of glee and optimism.Just 17, the statuesque world junior champion is…

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European Championships 2018: Georgia Davies, Adam Peaty, James Guy & Freya Anderson win gold in mixed relay

Great Britain’s Georgia Davies, Adam Peaty, James Guy and Freya Anderson win gold in a new European record time in the mixed 4x100m mixed relay.

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European Championships 2018: Max Litchfield holds on for bronze in 200m individual medley

Great Britain’s Max Litchfield holds on for bronze in the 200m individual medley at the European Championships.

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