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Commonwealth Games: Ipswich’s Mollie O’Callaghan stuns in 100m freestyle final


Ipswich's Mollie O'Callaghan has stunned the swimming world claiming an upset gold medal win in the 100 metres freestyle at the Commonwealth Games against her more fancied Aussie rivals.

The 18-year-old defeated fellow Aussies Shayna Jack and the favourite, Emma McKeon, who claimed silver and bronze respectively.

O'Callaghan came from fourth place at the turn to win the race in a PB time of 52.63.

O'Callaghan's old school St Peters Lutheran College at Springfield has congratulated her for the win.


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