Result: Stephanie Millward takes silver in S9 400m freestyle

Olympics opening ceremony
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Stephanie Millward wins the silver medal in the final of the women's S9 400m freestyle.

Great Britain's Stephanie Millward has taken a silver medal in the final of the women's S9 400m freestyle.

Millward did well to overcome Australia's Ellie Cole, overtaking her after 150m to set a new European record of 4:40.01.

Natalie du Toit was clear and away the winner to take gold, with her 4:30.18 almost 10 seconds ahead of Millward.

Cole was forced to settle for bronze in the end and set a new Oceanic record of 4:42.87.

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