Glasgow day six update

EMILY Seebohm who was tipped to be the favourite to win the women’s 50 metre backstroke has failed to fire overnight.

Better news for Daniel Tranter who claimed gold in the 200 individual medley, with Gold Coaster Thomas Fraser-Holmes just missing third spot.

Fellow local Cameron McEvoy was second and James Magnussen third in the 50 metre freestyle.


Bronte Barratt touched the wall in third place in the 400 metre swim.

Swimming relay events will be underway shortly.

In other events Aussie Kurt Fearnley won his heat of the 1500 metre wheelchair, despite suffering the flu.

The Kookaburras have maintained their winning hockey record against India with a 4-2 win.

Veteran shooter Adam Vella has held his nerve to win the single trap gold medal.

In the rapid fire pistol David Champan has won Aussie gold in the men’s 25m after hitting 23 of 40 targets to set a finals record.