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Result: England's Sarah-Jane Perry beaten in Commonwealth Games final

England's Sarah-Jane Perry is forced to settle for the silver medal at the Commonwealth Games, losing 3-2 to Joelle King in the women's squash final.

Team England's Sarah-Jane Perry has been forced to settle for silver in the women's squash final at the Commonwealth Games courtesy of a 3-2 defeat at the hands of Joelle King this evening.

The tone was set for a hard-fought match which swung both ways in the opening set when it took a 16-14 scoreline to finally get the breakthrough, with King taking the lead.

The New Zealander - a bronze medallist in Glasgow four years ago - then took the second set 11-8 to move within one of the gold, but Perry refused to go down with a whimper.

The 27-year-old fought back to win the next two sets and force a decider, and even after falling 4-0 down in the fifth she was still able to respond and draw level once again.

However, King ultimately had too much for the Englishwoman and saw out the match to win gold, with Perry picking up silver and Wales's Tesni Evans claiming bronze.

England do still have the chance to win a squash gold medal with James Willstrop in the men's final later this evening.

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Monday's key events

· There are no Brits in the women's 100m hurdles final, but Puerto Rico's Jasmine Camacho-Quinn, fresh from breaking the Olympic record in the semis, will hope to pip world record holder Kendra Harrison to gold (3.50am)
· The women's 5000m final also has no Team GB representation, but two-time world champion Hellen Obiri of Kenya will be looking to add an Olympic gold to her list of honours (1.40pm)

· The women's skiff 49er FX (6.33am) and men's skiff 49er (7.33am) come to their conclusion, with Team GB involved in both medal races

· A place in the women's gold medal match is up for grabs, starting with an all-North American semi-final between United States and Canada (9am)
· Australia, who edged past Team GB's in a seven-goal quarter-final thriller, take on Sweden in the second semi-final (12pm)

· The track cycling schedule gets underway, with Team GB holding a particular interest in the team pursuit qualifying. Laura Kenny is part of the women's team (7.54am), while the men's team includes Ed Clancy (9.02am)

· The Gadirova twins Jessica and Jennifer will both take part in the women's floor final as they look to add to their team bronze (9.57am)

· Newly-crowned European champion Emily Campbell flies the flag for Great Britain in the women's +87kg, but faces stiff competition for medals from China's Li Wenwen and New Zealand's Laurel Hubbard (11.50am)

· The women's hockey quarter-finals begin, with Team GB last up against Spain (1pm)

> Today's schedule in full
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