Nikoli Blackman opened Trinidad and Tobago’s medal count at the 2023 Commonwealth Youth Games as he splashed to a golden finish in the men’s 200m freestyle at the National Aquatic Centre in Balmain, Couva, on Sunday.

In the final, Blackman, 18, had a powerful start and led all swimmers over three of the four 50m legs to clock a well executed and event-winning one minute and 49.94 seconds (1:49.94).

When Blackman’s...

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