Aussie swimmer Dan Smith: 'I needed a miracle'


This week's Planet Sport comes from the Gold Coast, Australia, and the 21st edition of the Commonwealth Games! We hear from locals and sports fans about what the Games brings to the Gold Coast and Planet Sport's Tom Ellis and Liam Flint report on the unfolding spectacular event from the beach at Surfers Paradise. And we catch up with Australian Olympic swimmer, Dan Smith, as he tells us his remarkable story about how he rediscovered his love for swimming after losing everything. Listen to the story of how he went from young swimming sensation, to a life of crime, homelessness and addiction, before finding his faith and competing at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio: