No rest for world record-holders in Commonwealth Games pool

Emma McKeon 56.7GR Leads Aussie Sweep With Maddie Groves & Brianna Throssell

The 25-year-old, who won the 50m title on Friday, touched in a Commonwealth Games record of 1:54.00, well ahead of David Morgan.

On Thursday, Canada finished second, almost four seconds behind.

Australia's first medal of the games, however, was won by Tasmanian triathlon competitor Jake Birtwistle, who took silver on Thursday afternoon, beaten only by South Africa's Henri Schoeman.

Australian Boxer Taylah Robertson clinched the first medal of the Commonwealth games even before the opening ceremony was conducted.

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"I thought of every scenario to try and continue diving till at-least the end of this season however the risks highly out weighed the options of continuing to dive and sadly had to make the heart breaking decision to stop diving", she writes on the eve of the Games.

"I have opted to run only in the 5,000m and leave out the 10,000m because it would tire me yet I have another race early next month", said Cheptegei. "With fans in the crowd, I wanted to give them something to cheer about by delivering a fast time".

The New Zealanders picked up their first gold medal on the track with a victory over England in the men's team sprint.

The tall, 17-year-old Ruck, however, was arguably the best swimmer on show on Saturday, finishing in a dead heat with Australian Bronte Campbell for silver in the 50m freestyle, then winning bronze in the 100m backstroke some 20 minutes later.

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Wilmott, beaten by Miley in the 2014 Glasgow final, fought back tenaciously in the final freestyle leg to pip the Scot by 0.26secs with Australia's Blair Evans third.

"Honestly, I really struggled in 2017", she said.

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