Murray’s 2:07:23 swim gave her 1276 points whilst Spence finished tenth in the water to lead the rest of the field by 24 points.
Brazil’s Yane Marques is now in second place overall after her fifth position in the pool.
Despite very little sleep, Leila Gyenesei finds herself in bronze medal position with a good time in the water.
The Ukrainian duo of Ganna Buriak and Victoria Tereshuk are fourth and fifth respectively. These two have shared four out of five wins in the World Cup Series so far this season and are in a very strong position for another tour de force.
World No.1 Laura Asadauskaite of Lithuania is sixth and will be looking to do well in the ride now.