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2 hrs ago | Rediff.com
The fifth seeds from India brushed aside David and Wee Wern 11-8, 11-5 for their second win in as many matches in Pool D. Pallikal and Chinappa face Megan Craig and Kylie Lindsay of New Zealand in their last league match later in the day.
6 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today
Paddy Barnes was a class apart once again on Wednesday as he elevated Northern Ireland's boxing medals haul up to seven at the Commonwealth Games.
7 hrs ago | Times of Oman
Nicola Adams of England poses after winning her women's fly weight quarter-final bout against Frandi de Silva of Sri Lanka at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.
11 hrs ago | IcNetwork
Welshman McGoldrick was given the gold medal retrospectively in Delhi four years ago after the man who beat him in the final, Sri Lanka's Manju Wanniarachchi, failed a drugs test and was stripped of the title Defending champion Sean McGoldrick ensured he will celebrate another Commonwealth Games medal after defeating Ayabonga Sonjica in the 56kg ... (more)
Is he getting in training for the next Commonwealth Games? Prince Harry tries his hand at boxing on a visit to a Coach Core project at Gorbals Leisure Centre in Glasgow.
Emergency services were called after a jar thought to contain potassium cyanide was found at a house in Palmerston Place just before noon.
The 18-year-old came from behind to beat the highest ranked boxer in the men's light heavyweight section, Indian Sumit Sangwan, in his quarterfinal this morning.
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)
English super-heavyweight Joe Joyce guaranteed himself at least a bronze medal after stopping Scotland's Ross Henderson in Glasgow.
Victorian flyweight Andrew Moloney has guaranteed himself at least a Commonwealth Games bronze medal after a hugely impressive quarter-final victory over Northern Ireland's Ruairi Dalton.
Team NI's Michael Conlan and Connor Coyle are the latest boxers to make the Commonwealth quarter-finals, joining Ruairi Dalton, Joe Fitzpatrick, Sean Duffy and Sean McGlinchy.
Dates: 23 July - 3 August. Coverage: Live on BBC TV, HD, BBC Radio 5 live, Red Button, Connected TVs, online, tablets and mobiles Swimmer Jazz Carlin claimed Team Wales' third gold medal of Glasgow 2014 with a storming victory in the 800m freestyle.
History-making Kristy Harris has safely negotiated her way into the quarter-finals of the women's flyweight division at the Commonwealth Games.
Now the 29-year-old, whose heated battle with Mary Spencer for a spot on the Olympic team was chronicled in the documentary "Last Woman Standing," is gunning for gold at the Commonwealth Games.
Boxing star Michael Conlon is through to Wednesday's quarter finals after beating Indian opponent Shiva Thapa, the world's number three, in the men's bantam on Monday.
Indian boxer L Devendro Singh advanced to the quarterfinals with a hard-fought win after reigning Asian champion Shiva Thapa was shockingly sent packing as the pre-quarterfinal bouts of the 20th Commonwealth Games got underway in Glasgow on Monday.
The 34-year-old, who works as a PA in London's West End, begins her dream for glory against New Zealand's Alexis Pritchard on Tuesday afternoon - an unlikely scenario for someone who is very much a latecomer to the sport.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 05:09 pm
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