Double delight for Oldbury's Stimpson

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OLDBURY triathlete Jodie Stimpson has won her second gold medal of the Commonwealth Games.

Stimpson won the mixed team relay in Glasgow today along with Vicky Holland and brothers Jonathan and Alistair Brownlee.

She added the medal to Thursday's individual gold when she claimed the first honour of this year's contest.

The quartet each completed the 400m swim, 6km cycle, and 1.6km run course in a total time of one hour 13 minutes and 24 seconds. South Africa took silver 49 seconds back with Australia third.

Today, Stimpson held off the challege of New Zealand's Nicky Samuels to hand Alistair Brownlie a nine second advantage going into the last leg.

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