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Scott wins surprise swimming gold for Scotland

Scotland’s Duncan Scott and England’s Siobhan-Marie O’Connor both won Commonwealth Games gold medals in the pool.

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Commonwealth Games: Scotland’s Duncan Scott storms to 100m freestyle gold

Scotland’s Duncan Scott produces a stunning swim to win the 100m freestyle, claiming his country’s first gold in the pool at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

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Adam Peaty disappointed despite Commonwealth Games gold medal

• English swimmer wins Commonwealth Games 100m breaststroke• Peaty unhappy at time well outside his world recordThe stratospheric standards Adam Peaty holds himself to were etched on his face after he obliterated the competition to claim Commonwealth g…

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Cate Campbell finds freestyle redemption as day three medals are shared

Campbell sisters go one-two in women’s 50 freestyleKaarle McCullough pips teammate Steph Morton in 500m time trialBy her own admission, a fifth in her pet event in Rio was “possibly the greatest choke in Olympic history”. Such was the emotional baggage…

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Peaty wins gold but is ‘nowhere near pleased’

England’s Adam Peaty was “nowhere near pleased” despite extending his unbeaten record by defending his men’s 100m breaststroke title at the Commonwealth Games.

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Commonwealth Games: Molly Renshaw and Chloe Tutton take medals in women’s 200m breaststroke final

England’s Molly Renshaw and Wales’ Chloe Tutton win silver and bronze in the women’s 200m breaststroke behind winner Tatjana Schoenmaker of South Africa.

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NI’s Conor Ferguson dedicates swim to uncle with cancer

Northern Ireland swimmer Ferguson dedicates his performance to uncle who is suffering from cancer.

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Commonwealth Games: Adam Peaty wins gold in men’s 100m breaststroke

England’s Adam Peaty wins gold and sets a Commonwealth Games record in the men’s 100m breaststroke.

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Commonwealth Games: Sarah Vasey outshines club mate Peaty with gold

• City of Derby swimmer beat Jamaica’s Alia Atkinson into second• Club-mate Adam Peaty breezes into 100m breaststroke finalAdam Peaty rarely finds himself eclipsed by anyone, let alone another swimmer from the same club, but he was forced to surrender …

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Different strokes: how ‘our Usain Bolt’ Adam Peaty rules the pool

With a female coach and fighter’s spirit, the UK swimmer’s rivals say he is redefining breaststrokeIn the midmorning sunshine on Australia’s Gold Coast, the most dominant swimmer in British history launched his hulking frame through the water, easing t…

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Commonwealth Games: Alice Tai claims 100th Games swimming gold for England

Watch as Alice Tai wins England’s 100th Commonwealth Games swimming gold with victory in the women’s S9 100m backstroke final.

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Commonwealth Games: Sarah Vasey and Alice Tai win gold for England

Sarah Vasey wins gold in the women’s 50m breaststroke while England team-mate Alice Tai wins the women’s S9 100m backstroke.

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Commonwealth Games day two – in pictures

Weightlifting, swimming and gymnastics are some of the sports that the world’s best sports photographers have trained their lenses on during the second day of action on the Gold Coast Continue reading…

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Commonwealth Games: Scotland’s Duncan Scott takes bronze in the men’s 200m freestyle

Australia take gold and silver in the men’s 200m freestyle but Scotland’s Duncan Scott wins bronze.

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Commonwealth Games: England’s Vasey wins gold in women’s 50m breaststroke

England’s Sarah Vasey wins gold in the women’s 50m breaststroke beating Games record holder Alia Atkinson of Jamaica and Leiston Pickett of Australia.

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Commonwealth Games: South Africa’s Chad le Clos wins 50m butterfly gold

Watch as South Africa’s Chad le Clos wins 50m gold and Dylan Carter wins Trinidad and Tobago’s first ever Commonwealth Games swimming medal.

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