Cameron van der Burgh expected to add to Team SA’s medal haul

2014-07-26 13:59

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The Team SA medal count stood at seven at the start of Day 3 of the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Scotland.

Olympic champion Cameron van der Burgh is expected to add to the total in the 100m breaststroke final tonight.

SA’s swimmers contributed four medals yesterday.

Roland Schoeman claimed silver (50m butterfly) with Chad le Clos (50m butterfly), Sebastien Rousseau (400m individual medley) and the 4x100m relay team also contributing to the haul.

Schoeman – who now has 12 Commonwealth Games career medals – and Le Clos were part of the relay team.

On the same day, Jacques van Zyl claimed bronze in the men’s judo 73kg.

Action to follow today:

Swimming: Session 5 heats (11.30am-2pm); Session 6 finals (10pm-10.30pm) – both SS4; Session 7 heats – SS7 (11.15am-2.45pm)

Netball: SA vs Barbados – SS4 (3.50pm-5.50pm)

Gymnastics: Rhythmic finals – SS5 (10.25am-1.20pm)

Triathlon: Mixed team relay – SS5 (1.20pm-3.30pm)

Cycling: Track Session 6 – SS5 (4.50pm-8.30pm)

Rugby 7s: SA vs Trinidad & Tobago (1.21pm-1.50pm); SA vs Cook Islands (8.31pm-8.52pm); SA vs Kenya (11.10pm-11.30pm) – all on SS7

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