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Thursday Aug 7 | Fermanagh Today

Boxing Review: Michaela Walsh ran Olympic champion Nicola Adams close

Nicola Adams will have to get used to more mighty challenges like the one offered by feisty Belfast flyweight Michaela Walsh as she looks to sustain her dominance through to the Rio 2016 Olympics.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Daily Record

Mighty Flynn: Newarthill postie packs a real punch to become Scotland's latest ring hero

Charlie Flynn's route to Commonwealth gold and the hearts of the nation was completed on Saturday with a stunning win over Joe Fitzpatrick.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Our man in Glasgow looks back on a Games full of success for Team Wales

And for anyone who has been involved in the Commonwealth Games bubble over the last week and a half, Glasgow was the ONLY place to be.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Scotsman.com

Commonwealth Games: McFadden slams 'corruption'

REECE McFadden has branded amateur boxing as "corrupt" after his quest for Commonwealth flyweight gold ended in a split decision semi-final defeat at the SECC yesterday.

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South Wales Argus

My boys can win gold, says St Joes coach Tony Borg

ST JOSEPH'S boxing trainer Tony Borg has backed his star pupils Sean McGoldrick and Joe Cordina to win gold at Glasgow 2014 this weekend.

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IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Welsh boxers aim for Glasgow 2014 final

Wales' Ashley Williams celebrates his victory against Malaysia's Muhamad Fuad Mohd Redzuan in the Men's Light Fly Quarter-final at the SECC, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow Welsh boxing guru Colin Jones has revealed his five-star boxers only have eyes on gold when they attempt to reach the Commonwealth Games final ... (more)

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Scotsman.com

Commonwealth Games: Scots still in fight for gold

AS THE semi-finals of the boxing tournament at Glasgow 2014 arrive today at the Hydro, Team Scotland has four boxers in contention for at least a silver medal, having already won bronze.

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The Age

Aussie boxing trio gunning for gold

Four years after the embarrassment of Delhi, three Australian boxers have the chance to restore pride on Friday when they fight for places in the Commonwealth Games tournament gold medal bouts.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Captain Ashley Williams and Sean McGoldrick...

Commonwealth Games 2014: Captain Ashley Williams and Sean McGoldrick take Welsh boxing medal tally to four and Team Wales to record equalling 31 Williams followed in the footsteps of Joe Cordina, Nathan Thorley and Sean McGoldrick in reaching the semi-finals after defeating Malaysian Muhamad Fued Mohd Redzuan in the last eight of the 49kg category ... (more)

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Daily Mail

Commonwealth Games sees more blood than ever as International...

'Liverpool are one of the greatest clubs in the world... I'm excited to be part of their great history': A 10m Origi signs up at Anfield Schneiderlin rocks Saints as star hits out on Twitter... just an HOUR after chairman says he won't be leaving with Rodriguez for Spurs Broad takes three wickets as Ali and Anderson chip in with two to help England ... (more)

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Daily Mail

Boxing blood bath! Commonwealth boxers pour from head wounds

Brave Abby Hernandez stares down alleged kidnapper in court after it's revealed she may have been held captive in a shipping container next to his house Boxing blood bath! Commonwealth boxers pour from head wounds... and it's the first time no protective headgear has been worn at the Games These Commonwealth Games have been the first to see boxers ... (more)

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IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Joe Cordina secures first boxing medal for Team Wales

Cordina has reached the semi-final and is guaranteed at least a bronze after his last win.

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Sky Sports

Commonwealth Games boxing: Joe Joyce and Reece McFadden guaranteed medals

English super-heavyweight Joe Joyce guaranteed himself at least a bronze medal after stopping Scotland's Ross Henderson in Glasgow.

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Surreycomet.co.uk

Edwards bemoans Commonwealth Games exit at the hands of Scotland's "golden boy"

Charlie Edwards' Commonwealth Games boxing adventure lasted just three rounds after a second round defeat to Scotland's Reece McFadden - much to his dissatisfaction.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Commonwealth Games: Amir Khan backs Qais Ashfaq to follow in his footsteps and land medal

The two-times former world champion hopes to inspire young Leeds-born boxer to success as he did with his brother Harry four years ago And this time his support for Qais Ashfaq has the ABA bantamweight champion convinced he can make the podium in the 56kg division.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Scotsman.com

Commonwealth Games: Taylor powers into last 16

Josh Taylor of Scotland en route to a unanimous last-32 victory over Kagiso Bagwasi of Botswana at the SECC last night.

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IcNetwork

Live: Commonwealth Games 2014..Relive the action from Day Two as...

Keep in touch with all the action from Day Two of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow as athlete Rhys Williams is suspended for alleged doping On a remarkable day in Welsh Commonwealth Games history which started with the Rhys Williams doping bombshell, Team Wales claimed five medals to take their overall tally to six.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Sporting Life

Selby stunned by McFadden

World number one Andrew Selby suffered another Commonwealth Games nightmare as he was stunned by Motherwell 19-year-old Reece McFadden in a fiery flyweight first-round clash in Glasgow.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Andrew Selby to start Team Wales boxing...

Double European champion Andrew Selby will kick off the campaign of the Team Wales boxing who lost Olympic silver medallist Fred Evans after his accreditation was controversially refused.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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