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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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Commonwealth Games: Adam Peaty qualifies fastest in men’s 100m breaststroke heats

Olympic champion and world record holder Adam Peaty qualifies fastest in the men’s 100m breaststroke heats at the Commonwealth Games.

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Otto Putland trial: ‘Woman raped’ after sex with swimmer’s friend

Otto Putland, who swam for Wales in the 2014 Commonwealth Games, denies the attack on the woman.

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Aimee Willmott applies her own science to beat Miley to Commonwealth gold

• Aimee Willmott beats Hannah Miley in 400m medley• Max Whitlock leads English gymnastics team to goldFew swimmers have a greater understanding of how to tease the best performance out of themselves than Aimee Willmott who has written an academic paper…

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Commonwealth Games: England’s Aimee Willmott & James Wilby win gold in pool

England’s Aimee Willmott and James Wilby claim surprise golds as they beat Scots Hannah Miley and Ross Murdoch in the pool at the Commonwealth Games.

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