Britain Commonwealth Games Swimming

Associated Press

Adam Peaty, of England, competes to win the men’s 50-meter breaststroke final of the swimming competition at the Commonwealth Games, Tuesday, at the Sandwell Aquatics Centre in Birmingham, England.

BIRMINGHAM, England — English swimmer Adam Peaty turned a testing Commonwealth Games around with a resounding triumph in the 50-meter breaststroke final on Tuesday.

The 27-year-old Peaty, who was beaten for the first time in eight years in the 100-meter breaststroke on Sunday, had vowed to bounce back after a loss he described as devastating.

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