Le Clos Wins Commonwealth Gold

CAPE TOWN-  Chad le Clos won Team South Africa’s second gold medal in the final of the 50m butterfly at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast on Friday.

Le Clos clocked in a time of 23.37 during a busy night for the star swimmer.

Ryan Coetzee (23.7  finished third to claim bronze for South Africa as Trinidad and Tobago’s Dylan Carter claimed second.

Le Clos went on to finish in seventh place in the 200m freestyle later in the session, and will be back in the pool for the 4x100m freestyle relay final (14:07, SA time).

Henri Schoeman won South Africa’s first gold in the triathlon on Thursday.

Photo Credit- IOL

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