Disappointment for Hannah Miley and Ross Murdoch at Rio Olympics

first_imgMurdoch, the European champion over 200m, was frustrated with his own display.The Balloch swimmer said: “I’m angry at myself – 60.05 is not very good at all. I don’t have any answers.” Hannah Miley suffered disappointment at the Rio Olympics as the Scottish swimmer missed out on a medal in women’s individual 400m medley.The 26-year-old from Aberdeenshire, in her third Games, was overhauled in the final 25m of the 400m individual medley and finished fourth, 0.15secs off the podium. Aimee Willmott was seventh.An emotional Miley said the result was disappointing, but the sport is “brutal”, adding: “Obviously it’s really hard to know that you’re so close to a medal but it’s not quite happened.”There was also disappointment for Ross Murdoch as he finished sixth in his semi-final in one minute 00.05secs, missing out on a place in the final, finishing 11th overall.last_img read more