Grace Reid takes Scotland’s Commonwealth Games medal tally to 40 with stunning diving gold

Scotland's Grace Reid celebrates Gold in the Women's 1m Springboard Final at the Optus Aquatic Cen (Danny Lawson/PA Wire)

GRACE REID has become the first Scottish female diver to win a medal at the Commonwealth Games.

And she did it in style, picking up gold in the Women’s 1m springboard.

Grace Reid in action (Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

The Edinburgh diver, who made her Games debut aged just 14 in Delhi, finished with a score of 275.30 ahead of Australia’s Georgie Sheehan and Esther Qin.

The 21-year-old’s victory brings Scotland’s medal total to 40, nine of which are golds.

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