Result: Spain win gold in Women's Elliot 6m

Spain win the gold medal in Women's Elliot 6m race with victory over Australia in the final on Saturday.

Spain have won the gold medal in Women's Elliot 6m race with victory over Australia in the final on Saturday.

Spaniards Tamara Echegoyen Dominguez, Sofia Toro Prieto Puga and Angela Pumariega Menendez got the better of their Australian opponents Olivia Price, Nina Curtis and Lucinda Whitty 3-2.

Spain won the first race but Australia pegged them back in the second and made it 1-1.

The Iberian nation once again took the lead when they won the third race, but the Aussies restored parity to make it 2-2.

However, Spain had the last laugh as they won the fifth and final race to win the event 3-2 and claim gold.

Stuart Bithell
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