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Friday Aug 8 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

6 reasons why Bolton is better than Chorley

IN attempt to stoke up the recent escalation of tensions between Bolton and Chorley, we have drawn up a list of six comparisons between the two towns.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Sam Webster: My whirlwind week

The New Zealand track cyclist Sam Webster poses for a photo at the athletes' village after the track cycling team finished their programme at the XX Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Ethan Mitchell, Summer Olympics

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Southland Times

The best and the rest

With the 20th Commonwealth Games having wrapped up in Glasgow, Stuff's journalists on the ground run through the highs and lows from a whirlwind 11 days and New Zealand's bumper medal haul.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field, Rob Waddell, Lauren Boyle, Olympic Swimming

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Three questions: How many more gold medals to come?

Herald reporters David Leggat and Kris Shannon, who are covering the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, answer three questions on the New Zealand team's performance so far and what to expect in the remaining days of competition.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Nick Willis, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Shane Archbold, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Triathlon, Ryan Sissons, Andrea Hewitt

Theboltonnews.co.uk

Commonwealth Games: Glasgow and the friendly Games have been a credit to sport

David Pye visits the Commonwealth Games and finds all aspects of it, from the sport to the spectators, atmosphere, organisation and volunteers, to be everything sport should be.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Sir Chris Hoy

Sun Jul 27, 2014

BBC News

Trott wins cycling gold for England

England's Laura Trott won gold in the women's points race, with Wales' Elinor Barker taking silver and Scotland's Katie Archibald claiming bronze.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Jess Varnish, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Fatehah Mustapa, Summer Olympics, Laura Trott

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Cyclist Joanna Rowsell gets England gold

Track cyclist Joanna Rowsell helped England break New Zealand and Australian domination of the individual pursuit at the Commonwealth Games yesterday.

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The Age

Magnussen has a point to prove

James Magnussen warns he has more to reveal as he aims to show Australian teammate Cameron McEvoy he's still the fastest man in water.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Anna Meares, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Shane Perkins

The New Zealand Herald

Commonwealth Games: Wee drams of the Games week

The Games have been a reminder of what's great about Scotland - Bagpipes, Arthur Conan Doyle, haggis, Alexander Fleming, golf, Billy Connolly, whisky, Sean Connery, kilts, Nessie, Trainspotting, Rod Stewart, Taggart, Austin Powers' Fat Bastard.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Second sprint gold for Sam Webster

New Zealander Adrian Leat takes home the silver medal after losing to Danny Williams from England in the men's judoka 73kg class final at the SECC Centre in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Moira de Villiers, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Judo, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Marc Ryan, Simon van Velthooven, Ethan Mitchell, Sir Chris Hoy

The Namibian

Rowsell breaks Aussie, Kiwi pursuit grip, Wales in doping shocka (Sport

Commonwealth Games: Bowls Men's Trips: Namibia 15 India 12, Scotland 24 Namibia 18, Boxing flyweight: Simon Nzioka beat Immanuel Shapaka 2-1 a we don't understand SPYL's leadership, whose focus is now entirely on their fabricated tribalism innuendo.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Joanna Rowsell, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Amy Cure, Chris Hoy, Sir Chris Hoy, Annette Edmondson

Suria

Doping shocker for Wales as Aussies...

Australia's swimmers were back on the gold medal trail early on the second day of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Friday, while Wales were hit by a second doping shock.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Olympic Cycling, Edward Dawkins, Summer Olympic, Amy Cure, Olympics, Marc Ryan, Lauren Ellis, Summer Olympics

The Age

Family double on cards at Glasgow velodrome

It is a family affair at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome on Friday with Adelaide siblings Alex and Annette Edmondson both riding off for gold medals in their individual pursuit events.

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Stuff.co.nz

All-New Zealand semifinal as medal beckons

CHASING BRONZE: Marc Ryan will race for bronze in the men's 4000m individual pursuit against Wales' Owain Doull after qualifying fourth-fastest.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Marc Ryan, Summer Olympics, Lauren Ellis, Jaime Nielsen

Examiner

Cure left to fight for bronze

Tasmania's Amy Cure was in the bronze medal ride off this morning after after qualifying third in the 3000-metre individual pursuit at the Commonwealth Games.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Ananova

Friday at the Games

England will aim to kick-start their track cycling campaign on the second day of competition at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Philip Hindes, Summer Olympic, Joanna Rowsell, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Laura Trott

Yahoo!

Commonwealth Games - Silver for Wiggins as Meares takes historic gold

Bradley Wiggins had to settle for the silver medal on his return to track cycling as England were beaten by Australia in the Commonwealth Games 4,000 metres team pursuit on Thursday.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Australian track cyclists impress

As English sprint ace Jason Kenny surprised with some below-par results, Australian Matthew Glaetzer broke the Games record to qualify fastest in the flying 200.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jack Bobridge, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Glenn O'Shea, Anna Meares, Alex Edmondson, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Scotsman.com

Live blog: Commonwealth Games 2014

Glaetzer, 21, topped the timesheets with 9.779 seconds. Triple Olympic champion Jason Kenny was pushed into 11th place in 10.206s.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Sir Chris Hoy, Summer Olympics, Kumar, Olympic Badminton

Trinadad Express

Njisane opens medal bid

In Glasgow Njisane Phillip and Quincy Alexander will be on show at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome here in Glasgow, Scotland, today, in the qualifying round of the Commonwealth Games men's sprint.

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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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