In the women’s triples, Australia's Sharyn Renshaw, Claire Duke and Julie Keegan appear to be a genuine medal contender after putting the sword to Botswana in the morning session before blowing away Scotland.
The Australians were all business during a rampant opening set against the Scots, which they claimed 16-3, before clinching the second 10-8 to secure the result.
“It was great to get that result on Scotland,” Duke said.
“They’re probably one of our main competitors so it was great.”
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