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Wednesday Aug 13 | The Straits Times

Asian Games: Football Under-23s and shuttler Derek Wong earn ticket to Incheon

Singapore's Under-23 football team have succeeded in their appeal for a berth at the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, next month.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Asian Correspondent

Silver tops gold as Singaporeans crave more homegrown talent

Singapore's Derek Wong plays a shot towards India's Kashyap Parupalli during their men's singles badminton final at the Commonwealth Games Sunday.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Chef de Mission hails badminton breakthrough at Commonwealth Games

With a bronze medal in the mixed team event and silver medals in the men's singles and doubles, the squad's achievements got a thumbs up from Chef de Mission Low Teo Ping and Singapore Badminton Association president Lee Yi Shyan.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Telegraph

Give doubles its due, says Jwala

Glasgow: Just hours after winning a silver in the Commonwealth Games here, Jwala Gutta has slammed discrimination of doubles game in India, saying that singles players were given more recognition in the country.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

India.com

CWG 2014 Live Updates: India finish 5th in the Medal Tally

Glasgow 2014: Coming to the last day of play, India should be a happy lot with three more gold medals in sight on the finale day 11. The Indian team who are placed at the 5th position in the medal table has won a total of 61 medals including 14 gold, 28 silver and 19 bronze.

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India.com

Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa gets silver in the Women's Doubles in the Commonwealth Games 2014

India's golden hope with the defending champions Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa crashed after the duo faltered at the last hurdle of the Women's doubles final.

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Bangkok Post

England are tops as Commonwealth Games...

England triumphed in the Commonwealth Games medals table for the first time in 28 years on Sunday, but there were final day consolations for former top dog Australia with wins in men's hockey and netball.

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Outlook

Kashyap Brings Third Indian Gold in Men's Singles Badminton

Parupalli Kashyap today etched his name firmly in the history books by becoming the first Indian male shuttler in 32 years to win a gold medal in the Commonwealth Games here.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Commonwealth Games: Singapore's Derek Wong in badminton finals

Derek Wong of Singapore on Saturday prevented an all-Indian final after coming from a game down to beat R V Gurusaidutt 2-1 at the Commonwealth Games.

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DNA India

Parupalli Kashyap assured of silver, PV Sindhu loses in semis at Common Wealth Games

Parupalli Kashyap stood just one win away from winning a historic gold after notching up an energy-sapping three-game victory over England's Rajiv Ouseph but P V Sindhu suffered a heart-breaking loss in women's semifinal of the 20th Commonwealth Games here today.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

India.com

Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 9 schedule of Indian players in action

India moved up from sixth place to fifth on the medals tally at the 2014 Commonwealth Games after bagging six medals on day eight, taking their overall tally to 47 medals.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Suria

England, Malaysia to clash for badminton...

England will face Malaysia in the final of the badminton team final on Monday after beating India 3-0 in the semi-finals at the Emirates Arena on Sunday evening.

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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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Bangkok Post

England, Malaysia to clash for badminton team gold

England will face Malaysia in the final of the badminton team final on Monday after beating India 3-0 in the semi-finals at the Emirates Arena on Sunday evening.

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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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