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Golden night for Aussies as they smash records at Commonwealth Games

Golden night for Aussies as they smash records at Commonwealth Games”

Team Australia have rounded off day three in the pool at the Commonwealth Games with a record-breaking gold in the women's 4x200m freestyle relay.

Over the roar of an electric crowd, the commentators proclaimed it the "Ashes of cycling" as Australia outperformed England to take three golds in the velodrome this evening.

In Gymnastic England and Canada won 2, 2 Gold Medals while Australia won 1 Silver and one Bronze medal.

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Team Ghana have missed out on four possible medals following a disappointing outing by athletes in the opening two days of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Horton, who upset Chinese defending champion Sun Yang to snatch gold at Rio two years ago, joined five-time Olympic champion Thorpe, who was the last Australian man to win the 400m free in Manchester in 2002.

"I am indigenous. As far as I'm concerned, I was born here, this is my country as much as anyone else... anyone who is of Aboriginal descent, the same age as I am, why have they got more right to this land than what I do?" "Ten thousand people cheering for you is pretty unreal". "But I just tried to keep my head down and race".

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Because of its stance on data collection, Apple still has no access to the massive data sets that Facebook and Google do. Today, John Giannandrea is stepping down from those positions, with Google veterans Ben Gomes and Jeff Dean taking over.

"I obviously wanted to win the gold but Taylor was just better than me tonight, I accept that because it was an incredible swim from her", Titmus said.

Campbell's path back to the winners' circle began on Thursday when she anchored the Australian 4x100m freestyle relay team to a world record.

Cate Campbell (24.24 seconds) was quickest, followed by Jack (24.50) and Bronte Campbell (24.87).

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