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Uttoxeter swimmer Adam Peaty takes home silver at Commonwealth Games

By Uttoxeter Advertiser  |  Posted: July 29, 2014

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GOLDEN boy Adam Peaty has done Uttoxeter proud after taking home the silver medal in the 50 metre race last night.

The 19-year-old will be taking home his second medal of the Commonwealth Games after previously winning the gold for the 100 metre race.

The sportsman completed the race in 26.78 seconds, a new British record. He narrowly missed out on the top slot to South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh in a Commonwealth Games record of 26.76 seconds. 

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