Angie Ballard overtook the leader Diane Roy of Canada on the final staright.

Angie Ballard overtook the leader Diane Roy of Canada on the final staright. Photo: Getty Images

GLASGOW: Australian Angie Ballard won gold in the para-sport women's T54 1500m at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games on Thursday in a time of three minutes 59.20 seconds.

Diane Roy from Canada was second and Jade Jones from England was third.

Australian Kurt Fearnley won the silver medal in the para-sport men's T54 1500m.

The gold medal went to England's David Weir in three minutes 21.67 seconds and Alex Dupont from Canada claimed the bronze.

AAP