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22 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

Bolt: I didn't slate the Games

Bolt was reported in the Times to have made the remark outside the athletes' village on Tuesday, also replying "not really" when asked if he was having fun in Glasgow.

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Yesterday | I4U Future Technology News

Usain Bolt says Commonwealth Games are a bit Shit

The Commonwealth Games are underway in Glasgow Scotland. You don't hear much about the sports event as it is not that big of a deal.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Olympic Athletics, Andrew Riley, Kemar Bailey-Cole

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Newsday

It's not always winning that counts

Everyone loves a winner but the crowds at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow appear to be just as keen on those who lose in style.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Michael Shelley, Olympic Athletics, Outdoor Recreation, Marathon

Fermanagh Today

ATHLETICS: Greg Rutherford hoping for piece of Hampden history

Jock Rutherford made history at Hampden Park and great grandson Greg is hoping to follow suit, with the Olympic gold medallist eyeing another British record jump in his search for Commonwealth gold.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jessica Ennis, Summer Olympic, Chris Tomlinson, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Greg Rutherford, Summer Olympics

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Scotsman.com

Commonwealth Games: First track gold for Kenya

EVEN as the drizzle coated the still-pristine track at Hampden last night, the enthusiasm could not be dampened, not a jot.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Richard Thompson, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Sultana Frizell, Amantle Montsho, Novlene Williams-Mills

Bangkok Post

S. Africa end All Blacks sevens reign,...

South Africa ended four-time Commonwealth Games rugby sevens champions New Zealand's unbeaten 30-match run to take gold Sunday while Kenya grabbed two titles on the opening day of the athletics programme.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Kerron Stewart, Summer Olympics, Veronica Campbell-Brown, Michael Shelley, Abraham Kiplimo

Channelnewsasia.com

Commonwealth Games: Marathon golds for Shelley, Daniel

Australia's Michael Shelley stunned the favourites from east Africa to win the men's marathon gold at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday , but Flomena Daniel spearheaded a Kenyan one-two in the women's race.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Marathon, Sports, Summer Olympic, Michael Shelley, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Isiah Kiplangat Koech, Helalia Johannes

Suria

Uganda's Kipsiro faces Kenyan challenge to 5000m crown in Glasgow

The Commonwealth Games track athletics tournament gets under way on Sunday at Hampden Park where the final in the men's 5000m is on the schedule, along with heats in both the men and women's 100m.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Anna Meares, Olympics, Moses Kipsiro, Summer Olympics, Richard Thompson, Olympic Athletics, Kerron Stewart, Isiah Kiplangat Koech

The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014: Athletics legend Brendan Foster says Mo Farah will...

MO FARAH's announcement he was pulling out of the Commonwealth Games was a blow for Glasgow, but pundit and running legend Brendan Foster says the Double Olympic and World Champion is the one who is really missing out.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Kaliese Spencer

The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014: Usain Bolt declares he is ready to feel the heats in his bid for Commonwealth glory

THE world's fastest man, Usain Bolt, arrived in Glasgow yesterday amid much fanfare and the Jamaican sprinter was quick to reassure fans he will be running in the heats and would be competing fiercely for his national side.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

BBC News

'Biggest weekend in Glasgow history'

Glasgow is preparing for the second part of what is being described as the biggest spectator weekend in its history as it prepares to welcome the Commonwealth Games marathon.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Hannah Miley, Olympic Swimming, Caitlin McClatchey, Craig Benson, Swimming

Stuff.co.nz

'Mystery' Robertson brothers surface for NZ

OH BROTHER: Zane Robertson of New Zealand competes during the Men's 5000 metres heats at the World Champs in Moscow last year.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Nick Willis, Sports, Silas Kiplagat, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Sydney Morning Herald

Games aths opens up with marathon

With the main drawcards missing from the 100m and 5000m, the marathons provide the greatest interest on the opening day of athletics at the Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Michelle-Lee Ahye, Richard Thompson, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Fri Jul 25, 2014

New Vision

Kipsiro favourite to win 5000m gold in Glasgow

Track and field, 2.30pm 400m women's heats 5000m men's final There was buzz of activity in Uganda's camp as 13 of the 15 runners expected in the last group jetted in on Friday for athletics action starting today.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Abraham Kiplimo, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jacob Araptany, Outdoor Recreation, Marathon

Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

Bolt's arrival adds Games stardust

The Jamaican will compete in the 4x100m relay on the final day of the athletics at Hampden Park, his first ever Commonwealth Games appearance.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jessica Ennis, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Rhys Williams, Katarina Johnson-Thompson, Gareth Warburton, Greg Rutherford

Hillingdon Times

Jamaica's Usain Bolt is the biggest name competing in the Commonwealth Games

The Jamaican will compete in the 4x100m relay on the final day of the athletics at Hampden Park, his first ever Commonwealth Games appearance.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jessica Ennis, Rhys Williams, Katarina Johnson-Thompson, Gareth Warburton

Yahoo!

Aths medals hard to come by in Glasgow

When evaluating just what was wrong with the track and field competition at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, it's hard to go past the unfortunately-named Steve Slowly.

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Related Topix: Sports, Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Alana Boyd, Dani Samuels, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

Stuff.co.nz

Valerie Adams, Tom Walsh have shot at gold

The throwers in black are ready to heave, and have a cracker night at Hampden Park, when the seven-day Commonwealth Games athletics programme opens early Monday .

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Valerie Adams, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Usain Bolt, Silas Kiplagat, Kirani James, Asbel Kiprop

Northampton Today

Northampton physiotherapist keeps everything crossed for his athletes competing in Commonwealth Games

Northampton, Witty, Pask & Buckingham Chartered Physiotherapists and County Clinic, 56 & 57 Billing Road.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Jo, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Athletics, Greg Rutherford, Summer Olympics, Paula Radcliffe, Julia Bleasdale

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Scotsman.com

Glasgow 2014: Farah no-show leaves star shortage

AS the news came through that Mo Farah would not be running at Hampden this week, the Glasgow 2014 hierarchy must have been praying that the medals they had been planning for on day one materialised.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Bradley Wiggins, Swimming, Usain Bolt, Katarina Johnson-Thompson

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Olympic Medal Count

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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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