England pip neighbours Wales to bronze in the women's team sprint finals at the Commonwealth Games, with host nation Australia claiming gold.
have beaten England to the bronze medal in the women's team sprint at the 2018 Wales . Commonwealth Games
Wales led their near neighbours at the halfway stage of the third-place contest, but England stormed back to take the final podium place in a time of 33.893.
Wales were just over half a second behind as their team of
and Rachel James missed out on a medal at the hands of Eleanor Coster and Lauren Bate . Katy Marchant
claimed gold in the final of the event, breaking the Games record for the second time in the same day with a time of 32.488 - almost a full second quicker than they were in the heats. Australia and Stephanie Morton held off the challenge of Kaarle McCulloch duo New Zealand and Natasha Hansen , leading from the start on their way to the top prize. Emma Cumming
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