Fiji Time: 2:44 AM on Sunday 20 August

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Canada wins fourth gold

Glasgow2014.Com
Sunday, August 03, 2014

GLASGOW - Elsabeth Black of Canada secured her country's fourth Gold in the Balance Beam event at a Commonwealth Games.

Black, who performed a solid and difficult routine including a full twisting back flip - scored 14.900 to take the Gold and finished well ahead of the Silver medallist, Mary-Anne Monckton of Australia, who scored 13.666.

Georgina Hockenhull of Wales took the Bronze medal with 13.466 — her country's first medal in the Women's Beam event.

In the Men's Parallel Bars Final, Scotland's Daniel Purvis took the Gold (Scotland's first ever medal in this event) with 15.533 points.

"I'm over the moon" said Daniel. "I didn't expect to get Gold. Just to get a medal in front of this crowd would have been fantastic."








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.63320.6142
JPY 55.309152.3091
GBP 0.38640.3784
EUR 0.42580.4138
NZD 0.69220.6592
AUD 0.63630.6113
USD 0.50100.4840

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 14th, August, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Girl, 14, looks after grandma
  2. Naupoto: The face of RFMF
  3. Consensual sex claim
  4. Lanyon is Miss People's Choice
  5. Korovulavula crowned Vodafone Hibiscus charity queen
  6. Bus catches fire
  7. Fiji faces challenge, loses meteorologists
  8. Mr Lamasi is Vodafone Hibiscus King 2017
  9. University opens new institute
  10. State rating

Top Stories this Week

  1. Fijian dies in crash after fleeing crime scene Tuesday (15 Aug)
  2. Couple ties knot on REACH mobile bus Sunday (13 Aug)
  3. Man 'run over' by car Tuesday (15 Aug)
  4. Hope in the darkest hour Thursday (17 Aug)
  5. The leaping point Monday (14 Aug)
  6. Man stabs duo Wednesday (16 Aug)
  7. Mysterious calls after the murder Tuesday (15 Aug)
  8. Nawai stops Tabuarua in the first round Monday (14 Aug)
  9. Surprise hailstorm Thursday (17 Aug)
  10. Retirement age, salary on agenda Wednesday (16 Aug)