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UPDATE.

ELLIE DOWNIE was crowned Great Britain's first European all-around champion after a thrilling finish in Cluj, Romania.

The 17-year-old gymnast trailed Hungary's Zsofia Kovacs throughout before she nailed her final floor routine to win by just 0.333 of a point.

It was a superb display from Downie, who has also qualified for all four individual apparatus finals this weekend.

She said: "It was just crazy when I discovered I'd won." BASKETBALL Kieron Achara hit a last-second buzzer beater as Glasgow Rocks snatched a 72-70 win at Leeds Force in the British Basketball League last night to stay on course to finish in third place.

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Publication:Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)
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Date:Apr 22, 2017
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