6th place finish for Reid in Glasgow

Aileen Reid 0714Derry's Aileen Reid missed out on a medal on the opening day of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow this afternoon.

Her hopes of claiming Northern Ireland's first medal of the competition faded when she finished 6th in the Women's Triathlon.

The 32 year old was fourth after the swim and sixth after the 40k cycle but she would lose time on the 10k run.

Reid crossed the line 50 seconds behind the winner England's Jodie Stimpson.