Commonwealth Games: Bronte Campbell does it again as Aussies thrill in medley relays

Bronte Campbell of Australia (pool) celebrates with her team mates.Bronte Campbell has done it again a second night running, anchoring Australia to victory in the women’s 4x100m medley relay in a thrilling duel with the Canadians.

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Campbell, fresh after stunning older sister Cate in Monday’s 100m freestyle final, edged Taylor Ruck in a frantic freestyle showdown to bring Australia gold in a Commonwealth record time of 3:54.36.

Canada led by the narrowest margin heading into the final stroke after Emily Seebohm, Georgia Bohl and Emma McKeon were kept just at bay throughout.

But Campbell found a last burst of energy just when it mattered most, getting past Ruck with 50m to go, in one of seven medals won by Australians on the final night of swimming at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

via Commonwealth Games: Bronte Campbell does it again as Aussies thrill in medley relays – Commonwealth Games 2018 – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)