World Championships one-two for Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire swimmer Ollie Hynd edged out his brother Sam to claim a second IPC World Championship gold in Montreal.

Ollie Hynd celebrating last years Paralympics Credit: Paul Gilham/PA Archive/Press Association Images

The brothers took the top two places in the S8 400m freestyle, which adds to 18-year-old Ollie’s gold in the 200m medley earlier this week. He also won bronze in the 100m backstroke.

It is 22-year-old Sam’s first medal at this year's championships.


Simmonds adds to medal haul

Ellie Simmonds and Ollie and Sam Hynd have all won medals at the IPC Swimming World Championships in Montreal.