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CGames: Hocking claims 200m backstroke gold for Australia

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Belinda Hocking got Australia off to another flying start in the opening race of Sunday's evening session at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow by taking gold in the women's 200m backstroke.

Hocking also broke the Commonwealth Games record in the process in a time of 2min 07:24sec.

100m backstroke champion Emily Seebohm made it an Australian one-two by taking silver with Canada's Hilary Caldwell in third.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140727/cgames-hocking-claims-200m-backstroke-gold-australia