Alys Thomas Earns Gold and Games Record in 200 Fly

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The women’s 200 butterfly final saw Welsh swimmer Alys Thomas win a gold and break a Commonwealth Games record with her time of 2:05.45.

Aussie duo of Laura Taylor (2:07.39) and Emma McKeon (2:08.05) nabbed silver and bronze, respectively.

England’s Laura Stephens took eighth to round out the final with her 2:11.46.

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