Commonwealth Championships: British fighters win 12 golds

Jade Jones (right)
Jade Jones of Wales was among the 12 British gold medallists

British fighters won 12 gold medals at the Commonwealth Championships in Edinburgh.

Mahama Cho, Lutalo Muhammad and Rachelle Booth were among the English winners, the latter securing an impressive win over Olympic medallist Marlene Harnois in the -62kg final.

Wales' Olympic champion Jade Jones won her first Commonwealth Championship with victory in the -57kg category.

Meanwhile, Damon Sansum took the -80kg honours for Scotland.

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