Larkin makes 200m backstroke semis

AUSTRALIA'S Mitch Larkin qualified for the 200m backstroke semi-finals with the 10th fastest time in his heat.

The 19-year-old from Queensland's Sunshine Coast qualified with a time of 1:57.53 after finishing third in his heat.

Fellow Australian Matson Lawson failed to make the cut after finishing sixth (1:58.92) in the same heat.

America's Tyler Clary qualified fastest at 1:56.24, 0.12 seconds faster than compatriot Ryan Lochte.

Read more on the ABC.



Tabulam warned after fire jumps Clarence River

Tabulam warned after fire jumps Clarence River

Bruxner Highway between Tenterfield and Casino is closed

Highway traffic heavy after car, trailer rolled over

Highway traffic heavy after car, trailer rolled over

Heavy traffic conditions on Pacific Mwy after "bad smash"

Make your own coffee cup and join the War on Waste

premium_icon Make your own coffee cup and join the War on Waste

"Little changes can make a huge difference".

Local Partners