Kylie Masse Pips Emily Seebohm by 0.03 As Taylor Ruck Lands 1st Games Sub-59 Podium

The first Commonwealth sub-59 podium in the pantheon ... Kylie Masse, Aussie Emily Seebohm and Taylor Ruck providing the second Canadian place on the podium

The first sub-59sec Commonwealth podium is in the pantheon: Canada’s world champion and record holder Kylie Masse led the way – by just 0.03sec ahead of Emily Seebohm, 58.63 to 58.66, the Australian blocked in her bid to become the first to claim three successive 100m crowns. The bronze went to Canada, too – on 58.97, Taylor Ruck collected her second medal within half an hour after joint silver in the 50m free.

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The first sub-59sec Commonwealth podium is in the pantheon: Canada’s world champion and record holder Kylie Masse led the way – by just 0.03sec ahead of Emily Seebohm, 58.63 to 58.66, the Australian blocked in her bid to become the first to claim three successive 100m crowns. The bronze went to Canada, too – on 58.97, Taylor Ruck collected her second medal within half an hour after joint silver in the 50m free.

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