CWG 2014: England`s Peaty beats Olympic champ to gold

AFP| Updated: Jul 27, 2014, 03:58 AM IST

Glasgow: England`s Adam Peaty claimed Commonwealth gold in the men`s 100m breaststroke in a new Games record time of 58:94sec in Glasgow on Saturday.

The 19-year-old edged out Olympic champion Cameron van der Burgh of South Africa into silver.

And Scotland`s Ross Murdoch added to his 200m breaststroke gold by claiming the hosts` sixth swimming medal of the Games with bronze.