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I hated swimming – how Paralympian Ellie Simmonds rediscovered her love of the sport

Media playback is not supported on this device British Para-swimming International Meet Date: 31 May-3 June Time: Heats from 09:30 BST, finals from 17:00 BST Venue: Ponds Forge, Sheffield Coverage: Live on the BBC Sport website, connected TV and BBC ...

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I never wanted bowel condition to be an excuse – Commonwealth gold medallist O'Connor

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Siobhan-Marie O’Connor tells BBC Points West how she deals with having a chronic bowel condition. The 22-year-old was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis six years ago, a condition that undermines the immune system, leading to weight loss ...

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Katie Ledecky breaks own world record on pro debut

Five-time Olympic champion Katie Ledecky broke her own 1500m freestyle world record by five seconds in her first professional race. The American, 21, finished in 15 minutes 20.48 seconds to win the Pro Swim Series in Indianapolis, beating her previous ...

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Commonwealth Games: Dan Wallace to retire from swimming

2018 Commonwealth Games Venue: Gold Coast, Australia Dates: 4-15 April Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV and Red Button with extra streams on Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and app; listen on Radio 5 live; follow text updates online. Times ...

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Commonwealth Games: Australia pip England in close medley relay

Australia pip England by nine one hundreths of a second to claim gold in the 4x100m swimming medley relay at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. Follow live video coverage and text updates from day six of the ...

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Injured diver Daley out of individual 10m

World champion diver Tom Daley will not defend his Commonwealth individual 10m title at Gold Coast 2018 because of a hip injury. Daley, 23, who was looking to win the event for the third Games in a row, has been ...

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Commonwealth Games: England's Ben Proud wins 50m freestyle gold

English swimmer Ben Proud successfully defended his 50m freestyle title at the Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast. The 23-year-old clocked 21.35 seconds to beat South Africa’s Bradley Tandy and Australia’s Cameron McEvoy, who took silver and bronze respectively. Proud ...

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Commonwealth Games: Adam Peaty has to settle for silver in men's 50m breaststroke

Media playback is not supported on this device 2018 Commonwealth Games Venue: Gold Coast, Australia Dates: 4-15 April Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV and Red Button with extra streams on Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and app; listen on ...

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Scott wins surprise swimming gold for Scotland

Scotland’s Duncan Scott won Commonwealth Games gold in the 100m freestyle with a shock victory in the final. More to follow Let’s block ads! (Why?) BBC Sport – Swimming

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Commonwealth Games: Adam Peaty wins gold in men's 100m breaststroke

[unable to retrieve full-text content] England’s Adam Peaty wins gold and sets a Commonwealth Games record in the men’s 100m breaststroke. BBC Sport – Swimming

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