Commonwealth Games 2018: Ariarne Titmus claims first gold in pool, Sam Walker does Tasmania proud

Andrew Mathieson
By Andrew Mathieson
Updated April 9 2018 - 9:11pm, first published 9:30am
YOU BEAUTY: Tasmanian Ariarne Titmus, left, celebrates after winning gold at the Women's 800m freestyle final on Monday night.

Launceston swim sensation Ariarne Titmus has won her first individual gold at the Commonwealth Games on Monday night.

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Andrew Mathieson

Andrew Mathieson

Sports Journalist

The day I realised I wasn't good enough to play for St Kilda or be the No.1 spinner for Australia was when I realised journalism was the closest I could come to follow my passion for sport. And it's not just about the scores for me. It's the back story behind the game.

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