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European Championships 2018: Georgia Davies sets new European record

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GB's Georgia Davies breaks European record in 50m backstroke heats
bbc.comBritain's Georgia Davies set a new European record in the heats of the women's 50m backstroke in Glasgow.The 27-year-old, who won Commonwealth Games bronze in April, touched the wall in a new record time of 27.21 seconds.The Welsh swimmer - a two-time European medallist in the event - will compete in the semi-finals later on Saturday.
"That's crazy," Davies told BBC Sport. "I wanted to do a strong heat as the field is quite strong, but I didn't expect a personal best."Meanwhile, British cyclist Katie Archibald will race for her second gold medal in two days after reaching the women's individual pursuit final.Scot Archibald will face Germany's Lisa Brennauer in Saturday's final at 19:42 BST, having won team pursuit gold on Friday.Elsewhere in the swimming, Olympic silver medallist Siobhan-Marie O'Connor is through to the semi-finals of the women's 100m breaststroke, where she will be joined by fellow Briton Imogen Clark.James Guy progressed through to the semi-finals of the men's 200m butterfly, while six-time Commonwealth Games medallist Duncan Scott will race in the men's 100m freestyle semi-finals.
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Adam Peaty won four gold medals at the 2016 European Swimming ChampionshipsGold medals: 21 in rowing, gymnastics, cycling, synchronised swimming and swimming
From 11:15 BST - Great Britain in the men's and women's quadruple sculls final, women's and men's eight, women's pair and women's four
15:54 -Elinor Barker goes for her second gold in the women's points race
17:13 - Olympic champion Adam Peaty and James Wilby in the men's 100m breaststroke final
19:42 - Katie Archibald goes for her second gold medal in the women's individual pursuit
Network coverage: 09:00-13:15, BBC Two; 13:15-18:40, BBC One; 19:00-21:00, BBC TwoFurther coverage: 08:45-13:00 & 17:30-21:00, swimming and track cycling, BBC Red Button & 09:00-21:00, uninterrupted coverage, Connected TV and online.
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