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5 hrs ago | ITV

Adlington: 'Incredible to witness first gold of Games'

Olympic gold medalist Rebecca Adlington said she "does not regret" her decision to retire from swimming, as she continues her new role commentating on the Commonwealth Games.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Scotsman.com

Glasgow 2014: Erraid Davies the toast of Scotland

TEENAGE swimming star Erraid Davies has revealed she celebrated becoming the youngest ever Scottish Commonwealth medallist with a victory can of Scotland's other national drink.

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IcNetwork

Golden Girl! Jazz Carlin sets new Commonwealth Games record to claim 800m freestyle gold for Wales

Golden girl Jazz Carlin ended the 40-year wait for a Wales women's Commonwealth Games swimming winner in front of a Royal audience.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Lauren Boyle, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Daily Mail

'Absolutely smoking!': Rebecca Adlington's fiance posts picture...

Rebecca Adlington's fiancA© posted a picture of his bride-to-be on Twitter which shows the Olympic champion's dramatic weight loss since she retired from professional swimming.

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Daily Mail

Rebecca Adlington's fiance posts picture of his bride-to-be...

American doctor contracts Ebola after moving to Africa with his family: Medic infected while treating patients with incurable virus as outbreak spreads to Nigeria amid fears of wider contagion A final good deed, one last selfie: Man who lost his phone took this photo of the rookie cop who helped find it - days later she was dead 'at the hands of ... (more)

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Yahoo!

Becky Adlington's Glasgow tears draw support from fans

Rebecca Adlington has faced unconscionable abuse since rising to prominence as one of the greatest swimming talents Great Britain has ever produced.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Mark Foster, Swimming

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Independent

Commonwealth Games 2014: Tears dried, Ross Murdoch eyes second gold of three in the pool

There were a few minutes more than 13 hours between Ross Murdoch scrambling out of the Tollcross pool, eyes stretched wide at what he had just done in winning the 200m breastroke, and the young man from Stirling University diving back in and getting on with the day job.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Michael Jamieson, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014: Thunder Thursday won't intimidate home hero...

JAMIESON is the poster boy for the Glasgow Games and swimming legend Adlington has backed him to handle the pressure when he goes for gold in the 200m breaststroke today.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Christian Sprenger, Hannah Miley, Andrew Willis, Michael Jamieson, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Independent

Commonwealth Games 2014: Why weight of pressure rests easy on Michael Jamieson's shoulders

The Scottish swimmer grew up a stone's throw from the pool where he competes this week, but he tells Robin Scott-Elliot that he relishes the high expectations that come from 'the biggest race of my life' Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Related Topix: Sports, Michael Jamieson, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Daniel Gyurta

Mansfield Chad

Ashfield: Swim scheme that is making a splash

Sutton's Lammas Leisure Centre has signed up its 2000th swimming student and is keen to help as many youngsters as possible learn to swim.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

BBC News

Eight British Isles hopefuls for Glasgow

Coverage: Live on BBC TV, HD, Red Button, BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Sport website, mobile & app, and Connected TVs Here, BBC Sport profiles some competitors from around the British Isles who you could be hearing a lot more of when 11 days of action at Glasgow 2014 get under way on Thursday.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Sunday Herald

Natural superwoman

SHE is one of the country's all-time most successful sportswomen, but a cursory trawl on Google before meeting Rebecca Adlington makes for disheartening reading.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Daily Mail

Fran Halsall expects bright future for British swimming ahead of...

Fran Halsall is optimistic the future is bright for British swimming ahead of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Fran Halsall, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Liam Tancock, Michael Jamieson

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Echo-news.co.uk

MORE than 40,000 free swimming lessons are being offered to Basildon youngsters.

Everyone Active, which runs Basildon Sporting Village and Wickford swimming pool for Basildon Council, has announced the classes for five to 11-year-olds.

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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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