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2 hrs ago | Rediff.com

India at CWG: Pallikal-Chinappa stun Nicol-Wee Wern, Mandeep in semis

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.

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6 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

Northern Ireland's Michael Conlan (red) in action against Uganda's Bashir Nasir

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.

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7 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Commonwealth Games 2014: Olympic champ Adams stays on course for boxing gold

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.

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11 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Defending boxing champion Sean McGoldrick guaranteed another medal

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)

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15 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

Andrew Penman's notes from the Games

AFTER seeing the Queen at the opening ceremony and a Welsh hockey match last week, the royals seem to be following me around Glasgow with William, Kate and Harry all joining me at the hockey and swimming on Monday evening.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

BBC News

Lorry carrying crane hits bridge

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.

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BBC News

Chemical incident closes off street

Emergency services were called after a jar thought to contain potassium cyanide was found at a house in Palmerston Place just before noon.

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Waikato Times

Hamilton teen secures a boxing medal

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.

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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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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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The Age

Moloney guaranteed a boxing medal

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.

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UTV

Conlan and Coyle add to Team NI success

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.

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Fermanagh Today

Team NI: 10 boxers into quarter-finals

He defeated his Tanzanian opponent after a technical knock-out in the third round of the light-flyweight fight.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

BBC News

Jazz Carlin claims gold for Wales

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.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Harris makes boxing history for Aust

History-making Kristy Harris has safely negotiated her way into the quarter-finals of the women's flyweight division at the Commonwealth Games.

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Brandon Sun

Canadian boxer Ariane Fortin stronger than ever after Olympic heartbreak

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.

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Fermanagh Today

Team Ni: Michael Conlan through to boxing quarter-finals

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.

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The Indian Express

Devendro Singh survives, Shiva Thapa stunned in Commonwealth Games boxing

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.

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Islington Gazette

Islington Boxing Club's late starter sets her sights on Commonwealth Games medal

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.

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Sky Sports

Commonwealth Games: Nicola Adams takes to Glasgow ring; Nick Matthew in all-England final

Olympic champion and world No 1 Nicola Adams will begin her quest to add a Commonwealth gold to her collection as women's boxing makes its debut at Glasgow 2014.

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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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