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Photo Galleries Wednesday, 31 July, 2002, 19:14 GMT 20:14 UK
England's golden six
Commonwealth Games, Manchester, day seven

Women's triple-jump

Hansen twice broke the record in the opening two rounds only to see Cameroon's Francoise Mbango take the lead in the last round with yet another Games record of 14.82m
Ashia Hansen waves to the crowd after her record breaking jump of 14.86m

Women's 1500m

Holmes led a British 1-2-3 in the 1500m
Kelly Holmes does little to conceal her joy after cruising to gold in the 1500m

Men's javelin

Steve Backley lines up on the podium with his fellow medal winner
Steve Backley claimed the title for the third time with a first round throw of 86m

Men's 4x400

England's Daniel Caines dips to beat Wales' Matthew Elias on the line
England's 4x400m relay team provide a fitting finale to the athletics with Daniel Caines ensuring them the gold

But there was an anxious wait for the team of Jared Deacon, Sean Baldock, Chris Rawlinson and Caines as they waited for the result of the photo finish.
Jared Deacon, Sean Baldock, Chris Rawlinson and Daniel Caines take their bow before the crowd

Men's 4x100

Campbell held on in a dramatic race to the line with Jamaica's Asafa Powell
Jason Gardner, Ally Condon, Marlon Devonish and Darren Campell celebrate their 4x100

Men's 1500m

East accelerated off the bend and held off the Kenyan's challenge to win gold
Mike East looks on in disbelief after crossing the line ahead of hot favourite Williams Chirchir

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