Commonwealth Trials – Updated results – day 1 finals

ASA site appears to have incorrect results, with heat times showing up as final results: Thanks to those who supplied updated info; real results follow:

Women’s 200 Free, Final

Veteran Karen Pickering booked her ticket for Manchester with a sub 2min swim. Karen Legg finished in secodn also under teh qualifying time, but will have to wait to see if she gets a place on the team.

1 Karen Pickering 1:59.94
2 Karen Legg 2:00.15
3 Janine Belton 2:01.33

Men’s 200 Fly Final

A close battle saw Steve Parry get the better of his long term rival James Hickman. Both men were well under the qualifying mark however and it would be a major surprise if both are not back in Manchester come July.

1 Steve Parry 1:57.64
2 James Hickman 1:58.21
3 Todd Cooper 2:00.92 (Scottish record)

Ladies 200m Ind Medley Final (QT: 2.17.94):

1 Kathryn Evans 2:17.35
2 Joanne Mullins 2:17.57
3 Holly Fox 2:18.78

Women’s 50 Breast Semi-Final

Zoe Baker is aiming for a sub 31s swim and world record in today’s final, following a British and European record in the semi.
1. Zoe BAKER 26 Co Sheffield 31.04
2. Heidi EARP 21 Nova Cent’n 32.63
3. Kate HAYWOOD 15 Lincoln Vulc 32.78
4. Emma ROBINSON 23 Bath Univ 32.87
5. Rachel GENNER 19 Co Coventry 33.01
5. Jaime KING 25 Bath Univ 33.01
7. Kirsty BALFOUR 18 Co Edinburgh 33.03
8. Charlotte EVANS 17 Bournem’th D 33.50