Commonwealth Games: Australia wins gold in women’s fours lawn bowls and men’s vault on day five

Kelsey Cottrell, Carla Krizanic, Rebecca van Asch and Natasha Scott win lawn bowls women's fours.Australia has added two more gold medals to the tally on day five of the Commonwealth Games, with wins in gymnastics and lawn bowls.

The Australian women’s fours lawn bowls team โ€” skipper Natasha Scott, Kelsey Cottrell, Carla Krizanic and Rebecca Van Asch โ€” defeated South Africa 18-16 in a see-sawing contest at Broadbeach.

The home team went behind early, trailing 3-0 after two ends, but the team hit back to lead 9-3 after six ends.

The momentum swung the other way once again, with the South African team of skip Elma Davis, Esme Kruger, Nicolene Neal and Johanna Snyman hitting the front at 10-9 after taking two shots on the ninth end.

via Commonwealth Games: Australia wins gold in women’s fours lawn bowls and men’s vault on day five – Commonwealth Games 2018 – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)