Silver for T&T as Carter 2nd in Commonwealth Games 50m butterfly

Trinidad and Tobago's Dylan Carter has captured a silver medal in the 50 metres butterfly event at the Commonwealth Games.

Carter swam a time of 23.67 seconds to finish behind South Africa's Chad Le Clos in a time of 23.37 seconds.

Another South Arican, Ryan Coetzee was third.


Bovell quits; blasts FINA for allowing doping in the sport - UK Guardian

A report in the UK Guardian says that George Bovell III is bowing out of international competition and has lashed out at the international swimming federation, FINA, for not cracking down on doping within the sport.

The Guardian's article was published just after 4pm Thursday and the Guardian says Bovell spoke to the newspaper after placing 3rd in his Rio Olympic heat Thursday.

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