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8 hrs ago | The Indian Express

Kashyap, Sindhu win as Indian shuttlers reach last-16

Indian medal contenders, P V Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap notched up easy victories in the women's and men's singles events respectively to storm into the prequarterfinals of the badminton competition at the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Wednesday.

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10 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

National Varsity Student Badminton Squad Clinches First WUC Gold

By Ahmad Muliady Abdul Majid KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 -- The national undergraduate badminton squad has created a record of sorts when it won a gold medal at the 2014 World University Badminton Championships in Cordoba, Spain which concluded Wednesday.

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12 hrs ago | Ledbury Reporter

Commonwealth Golds Help Ledbury Fundraiser

A LEDBURY shopkeeper has a good reason to put together a Commonwealth Games window display; - her stepfather was the winner of three gold medals for Badminton.

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16 hrs ago | India.com

Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal, Dola Banerjee- 3 athletes whom - India missed' in Commonwealth Games 2014

Day 6 of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow was good for India from the medal perspective and it has moved 1 position up, to 6th Rank in the medal tally, leaving behind South Africa.India with the total count of 36 medals is just behind New Zealand who iscurrently ranked 5th with the total of 31 medals.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Community Advocate Newspaper

State pickleball tournament to be held in Shrewsbury

A recent television report on "NBC Nightly News" proclaimed pickleball "the fastest-growing sport in America."

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Fermanagh Today

Team Ni: Day Six udate from Glasgow

Sport Northern Ireland's supported athletes have got off to a good start on day six of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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New Vision

Two Ugandan boxers one win away from medals in Glasgow

Table tennis Doubles Boxers Juma Kaggwa and Bashir Nasir are each just a fight away from Commonwealth medals.

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Newkerala.com

Shooters claim gold, two silvers, India fourth in medal standings

Shooters kept the tricolour flying with Jitu Rai bringing a gold and Gurpal Singh and Gagan Narang garnering silvers to propel India to the fourth place in the leaderboard on day-five of competition at the Commonwealth Games here Monday.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Guardian

Badminton doubles team fourth at North American Indigenous Games

The under-16 female doubles team of Alyssa-Jo Bernard and MacKenzie Thomas, both of Lennox Island, finished fourth in their division in badminton Sunday at the 2014 North American Indigenous Games in Regina.

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The Star Online

Malaysia win third Games gold in badminton

GLASGOW: It was a sight to behold, indeed. When Tee Jing Yi delivered the winning point for Malaysia in the mixed team final against England on Monday the rest of the national shuttlers rushed onto the court to celebrate with her at the packed Emirates Arena.

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The Independent

Commonwealth Games 2014 in brief: Controversy and boos as Malaysia win badminton team gold

Wee Kiong Tan and Wei Shem Goh benefited from a dubious line call at a critical stage of the pivotal men's doubles rubber.

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Andover Advertiser

Greaves grabs discus gold

Dan Greaves struck Commonwealth gold for England with victory in the F42/44 discus at a noisy Hampden Park on Monday.

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The Age

Badminton pair face big second round

Australia's top hopes for a Commonwealth Games badminton medal face a stern second-round test after they missed out on a seeding.

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The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014 LIVE: Every medal, every moment every winner on Day Five

Good evening from Hampden. Stadium looks amazing. Going to be a special night on the south side.

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The Straits Times

Commonwealth Games: Singapore shuttlers clinch bronze after edging India 3-2

Singapore team members run to congratulate doubles pair of Lei Yao and Shinta Mulia Sari after the women defeated India's Ashwini Ponnappa and Jwala Gutta in the Mixed Team event at the Emirates Arena at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on July 28, 2014.

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India.com

PV Sindhu and Co. lose mixed team bronze medal match in the Commonwealth games 2014

Glasgow, July 28: Indian shuttlers failed to replicate the performance of the 2010 Commonwealth Games at the 2014 edition here as they lost the mixed team bronze medal playoff 2-3 to Singapore at the Emirates Arena here Monday.

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Newsday

Rail work traffic changes kick in

A one-way system has been introduced in Galashiels to allow for a work on a new station as part of the Borders to Edinburgh railway.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Scotsman.com

Commonwealth Games: Gilmour 'must step it up'

Scotland's loss to Malaysia in the quarter-finals of the team badminton event was a disappointment, but hardly a surprise.

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Nottingham Evening Post

Commonwealth Games 2014: Chris Adcock and Peter Mills will...

NOTTINGHAM'S Chris Adcock and Peter Mills will go for a Commonwealth Games gold medal tomorrow after England reached the final of the badminton Mixed Teams event.

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Rediff.com

CWG: Sindhu bows out; Ghosal makes semis after hard-fought win

Silver medallists at the 2010 Delhi Games, India were leading 2-0 after the first two matches, courtesy the winning start by mixed doubles combo of Kidambi Srikanth and Jwala Gutta and men's singles player Parupalli Kashyap.

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Olympic Medal Count

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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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