Result: Great Britain take silver in 4x100m

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Great Britain win silver in women's 4x100m after a thrilling race.

Great Britain have won silver in the women's 4x100m after a thrilling race.

GB's second S9 swimmer Louise Watkin had a storming final leg, managing to overtake the United States and Russia but not quite edging ahead of Australia for gold.

Jacqueline Freney managed to hold on by 0.03s to take the gold with a time of 4:53.95 to GB's 4:53.98.

America took the bronze with 4:54.13, just managing to squeeze out Russia in the end.

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