SA men take relay silver

2014-07-25 23:12
Chad le Clos (Marwan Naamani, AFP)

Chad le Clos (Marwan Naamani, AFP) (Marwan Naamani)

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Glasgow - Australia claimed gold in the men's 4x100m freestyle relay in a record Commonwealth Games time of 3min 13:44sec on Friday.

South Africa had given the reigning champions a scare as they led at the halfway mark thanks to a fine first leg from Chad le Clos and they held on for silver.

England capped off a fine night in the pool with their sixth medal of the evening in third just ahead of hosts Scotland.

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