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6 min ago | The Northern Echo

Live Commonwealth Games Live: Thursday, July 24

That swim was good enough for Jemma Lowe to make tomorrow's final. She was the fifth fastest qualifier though, so she'll have to improve a fair bit to claim a medal.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Jemma Lowe, Aimee Willmott, Hannah Miley, Paul Drinkhall

1 hr ago | Newham Recorder

Copper Box Arena celebrates one year open to public with free activities this weekend

The Copper Box Arena will mark a year since it first opened to the public by offering free skills sessions this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Olympic Modern Pentathlon

8 hrs ago | Romsey Advertiser

Hampshire ace Hannah aiming to make up for Delhi heartache

Hampshire table tennis star Hannah Hicks is looking to avenge the bronze medal heartbreak of the Commonwealth Games four years ago in Delhi.

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8 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Sir Chris Hoy, Summer Olympics, Jason Kenny, Paul Drinkhall

12 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

The quest begins

Jamaica will launch its bid for more sporting glory when its talented athletes announce themselves at the XX Commonwealth Games here today.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Sir Chris Hoy, Swimming, Chris Hoy, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Independent

Commonwealth Games 2014: The A-Z of the Games

Want to avoid a stooshie about the finer points of the action in Glasgow? Matt Majendie helps you come to terms with the array of disciplines on show Among the litany of dives that will be on show by the likes of Tom Daley, this one is solely performed in platform rather than springboard competition, the athlete starting the dive as a handstand.

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

New Vision

Uganda begins quest for Commonwealth glory

The two nations clash in one of the opening fixtures of the mixed group encounters at Glasgow's Emirates Arena.

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Warrnambool Standard

Melissa taps in to her potential at Commonwealth Games

Former Hamilton table tennis player Melissa Tapper is about to become the first Australian to achieve both Paralympics and Commonwealth Games status.

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

Sydney Morning Herald

Draw helps Oz women but men face Malaysia

Australia's female table tennis players are favoured to get their Glasgow Games campaign off to a winning start, but the men face tough first up competition from Malaysia.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miao Miao, Summer Olympic, Jian Fang Lay, Olympics, Summer Olympics

BBC News

NI medal hopefuls in Games action

Northern Ireland medal hopefuls Aileen Reid, Sycerika McMahon, Madeline Perry and Lisa Kearney will be among the athletes in action in Thursday's first day of Commonwealth Games competition.

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

GhanaWeb

Commonwealth Games open today, Ghana ready

The 20th Commonwealth Games open today in Glasgow with Ghana joining 71 other countries to compete for honours over two weeks.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Triathlon, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kwame Nkrumah-Acheampong, Olympic Alpine Skiing, Winter Sports, Olympic Winter Games

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Toronto Star

Markham Pan Am facility nears completion as 'sport destination'

Pan Am CEO Saad Rafi, during a tour of the Markham Pan Am Centre on Tuesday, says the facility will be ready "10 to 11 months before the games come."

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Soccer, Olympic Softball, Olympic Winter Games, Olympic Synchronized Swimming

Shetland Today

Shetland trio ready for Commonwealth Games

Shetland commonwealth trio Lynda Flaws, Erraid Davies and Andrea Strachan will fly the flag for the isles as they kick off their quest for medals in Glasgow this week.

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

Channelnewsasia.com

Commonwealth Games: Feng backs Singapore for table tennis gold

Feng Tianwei of Singapore in action at the 2014 World Team Table Tennis Championships in Tokyo.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Feng Tianwei, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis

VietNam News

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Six players of the V-League's Dong Nai FC will soon be prosecuted for match-fixing, major-general Ho Sy Tien, head of the Police Department for Investigation of Social Order-related Crimes, confirmed yesterday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Ho Ching Lee, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Dorsetecho.co.uk

Table Tennis: Champions Budmouth are aces

THE second year of the Schools Junior League has finished with 30 teams and more than 70 young players taking part over the six rounds.

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Newkerala.com

Indian paddlers have to punch above their weight

After an impressive showing in the last two Commonwealth Games, where they won eight medals, India's table tennis players may find it difficult to repeat the performance at the 2014 edition, starting here Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soumyajit Ghosh, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ankita Das, Olympic Tennis

Limerick Today

Six Limerick athletes on the Irish Transplant Team

Among the Limerick contingent will be veteran transplant games participant John Loftus from Clarina and former Munster and Ireland rugby player Richard Costello.

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VietNam News

Lee, Kim take table tennis golds

Hong Kong's Lee Ho Ching and South Korea's Kim Kyung Min won gold medals in the women's and men's singles events at the Golden Paddle International Table Tennis Championships.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Trinadad Express

Chung picks up bronze in - Pan Am Festival'

RHEANN CHUNG captured a bronze medal yesterday in the Pan American Sport Festival Table Tennis Championships in Mexico.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Rheann Chung, Sports, Andy Pereira, Olympics, Summer Olympics

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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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