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57 min ago | Daily Mail

Adam Peaty looking to 'keep calm' and add 50m breaststroke gold to his 100m success

England's Adam Peaty wants to show the world what he can do by adding the 50 metres breaststroke crown to his gold from the 100m event earlier at Glasgow 2014.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Commonwealth Games: Pascoe wins gold

Sophie Pascoe won New Zealand's first medal in the pool at the Glasgow Games this morning, comfortably taking out the women's 100m breastsroke SB9 final.

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Related Topix: Sports, Glenn Snyders, Samantha Lucie-Smith, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Mail on Sunday

It's all going swimmingly! Double Glasgow gold in the pool as Fran...

A secret ritual, wild alibis and a trail of friendships torn apart by suspicion: The disturbing case of the Florida cops outed as members of the Ku Klux Klan 'No blood, no drugs, no weapons': Mystery surrounds the death of couple found in each others arms in Hilton hotel room after apparent double suicide by 'overdose' How popular vacation flights ... (more)

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IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Swimmer Georgia Davies back to her best with silver medal

Australia's Emily Seebohm with her gold medal after the Women's 100m Backstroke Final alongside Wales' Georgia Davies who won silver and Australia's Belinda Hocking who won bronze, at Tollcross Swimming Centre during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Yahoo!

Glory for Le Clos, Halsall, four more golds for Australia

South Africa's Chad le Clos solidified his status as the world's best 200m butterfly swimmer as he retained his Commonwealth Games title on Saturday, while Australia added another four golds in the pool.

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Daily Mail

Adam Peaty beats his idol and Olympic champion Cameron van der...

Adam Peaty produced a storming last 25 metres to land the Commonwealth 100m breaststroke title on a night of double Glasgow gold for England at the Tollcross Swimming Centre.

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Iol.co.za

'Showman' leads SA charge

Roland Schoeman was called the 'Showman' on Friday night as he led the South African swimming squad's charge of medals in the Tollcross Swimming Centre at the Commonwealth Games with silver in the 50-metres butterfly.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Roland Schoeman, Chad le Clos, Sebastien Rousseau, Swimming

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Stanley, Howarth, relay team into Games finals

BOUND: Matthew Stanley was the fifth-fastest qualifier for the men's 200m freestyle final after finishing third in his heat, just outside his national record.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Matthew Stanley, Swimming, Christian Sprenger, Dylan Dunlop-Barrett, Michael Jamieson

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Mail & Guardian

Swim team to make a splash at Glasgow

Karin Prinsloo will compete in three freestyle events and three relays, and is in line to increase South Africa's medals collection at the Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Karin Prinsloo, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Chad le Clos, Sebastien Rousseau, Roland Schoeman

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Iol.co.za

Cameron hot for medals

A prepared Cameron Van Der Burgh looks set to make a splash at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Dirk Lange, Christian Sprenger, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Age

Tales of heartbreak and redemption -- Thorpie is just the beginning

Channel Ten has a problem. Australians have enjoyed so many great tales of struggle and heroism over the past month - the tennis at Wimbledon, the soccer in Brazil and the cycling all over France - we're exhausted.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Mail & Guardian

Team SA heads for Glasgow hoping to up its game

Seventy-one nations will participate in the 20th edition of the Commonwealth Games, which takes place in Glasgow from July 23 to August 3. London Olympics gold medallists Chad le Clos and Cameron van der Burgh are part of the squad going to the Commonwealth Games.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Swimming World Throwback Thursday Video: Van Der Burgh Wins Commonwealth 100 Breast in 2010

DELHI, India, July 17. WE'RE exactly one week from the start of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, where a few swimmers will be looking to defend their titles from the 2010 edition that took place in the Indian capital.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

News24

Sport24.co.za | SA hope to swim in medals

South Africa will once again hope for a massive medal harvest from the swimming team at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games next week.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Sebastien Rousseau, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Chad le Clos, Karin Prinsloo, Roland Schoeman

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Commonwealth Games Swimming Medal Predictions: Christian Sprenger...

Each day through July 23, Swimming World's Jeff Commings and David Rieder will offer medal predictions in the 19 swimming events on tap at the Commonwealth Games, which begins July 24 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Swimming S. Africa Disciplines 2 Athletes For Sex In Front of Minor; Punishment Deemed Lenient.

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, July 7. THE South African swimming federation sent two swimmers home from a recent training trip in Italy as discipline for having sex multiple times in front of a minor, and one of the country's top swimmers is speaking out on what he believes to be a light punishment.

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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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