Adam Peaty sets world record 100 breaststroke ISL final Budapest, Hungary (photo: Mike Lewis) Just…
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Adam Peaty: Swimmer secures spot in this year’s World Championships
Adam Peaty secured his third medal of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games after helping England to a second-place finish in the 4x100m medley final. The Uttoxeter-born swimmer swam his breaststroke leg in 57.64 seconds which was his fastest time in these Games.
However, it wasn’t enough to secure gold as compatriot Ben Proud tired up in the final 50 metres and Australia’s Kyle Chalmers just pipped Proud to the wall by 0.09 seconds as the Australians set a new Commonwealth record of 3:31. James Guy and Luke Greenbank made up the quartet.
A Staffordshire student competing in a university swimming contest was stunned when world record holder Adam Peaty lined up against him!
Ryan Clay had both Peaty and Commonwealth champion Ross Murdoch to contend with during his 100m breaststroke race.
The coach of 19-year-old Staffordshire swimming star Adam Peaty said he has done his home town of Uttoxeter proud.
Melanie Marshall, a former world number 1 swimmer, hailed Peaty after the youngster was nominated for the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year Award.