Eilish McColgan produced an impressive result to win the Commonwealth games 10,000m gold in Birmingham on Wednesday. The 31-year-old Scott, in a thriller last lap, defeated Kenya's Irene Cheptai by 0.9 seconds. McColgan set a new Games record of 30 minutes 48.60 seconds.
Kenya's Sheila Chepkirui took the bronze with a time of 31:09.46.
Eilish's mother, Liz, won the 10000m in Edinburgh in 1986.
Women's 10000m final results
|2||KEN||Irine Chepet CHEPTAI||30:49.52||SB|
|3||KEN||Sheila Chepkirui KIPROTICH||31:09.46||SB|
|10||UGA||Rachael Zena CHEBET||32:30.95|