Duncan Scott secures European Championships freestyle bronze medal

Duncan Scott
Duncan Scott won his first major senior international medal as he finished third in the Men's 200m freestyle

Double Olympic silver medallist Duncan Scott earned bronze in the Men's 200m freestyle at the European Short Course Championships in Copenhagen.

The 20 year old clocked 1:43.07, behind Lithuania's Danas Rapsys and Aleksandr Krasnykh of Russia to secure his first major senior international medal

Scott won two silver medals at the Rio Olympics in the men's 4x200m freestyle and 4x100m medley relays.

Ross Murdoch, finished ninth in the men's 200m breaststroke heats.

Murdoch finished four places ahead of Olympic gold medallist Adam Peaty, who swam a personal best of 2:07.34.

Scott is competing in his first senior international short course event, as he prepares for next year's Commonwealth Games in Australia.

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