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Hayley, Sharmeen set personal bests at Commonwealth Youth Games

Brunei Darussalam national swimmers Hayley Wong Ann Yue and Sharmeen binti Mohammad Mharvin achieved new personal bests in both the women’s 50-metre (m) freestyle events during the 7th Commonwealth Youth Games in Trinidad and Tobago on Wednesday.

Brunei leading female swimmer Hayley clocked a time of 28.29s, bettering her old record of 28.44s, while her national teammate Sharmeen posted a time of 29.51s, lowering her previous mark of 29.74s.

Hayley also finished second in her heat in Heat 4 ahead of competitors from Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka, Gibraltar, Botswana, Nigeria, and Eswatini.

More details on Friday’s Borneo Bulletin

The Brunei Darussalam swim team at the 7th Commonwealth Youth Games. PHOTO: SECRETARIAT