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Sunday | The Age

Morton beats Meares for sprint title

Australian Stephanie Morton has scored the biggest win of her track cycling career, beating Anna Meares in the sprint final at the Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Jess Varnish, Summer Olympic, Anna Meares, Olympics, Fatehah Mustapa, Summer Olympics

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014: Neil Fachie and co-rider Craig MacLean raise the roof...

NEIL Fachie and Craig MacLean raised the roof of the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome for the second time in as many days, winning their second gold medal with a thrilling final ride in the men's sprint B tandem.

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Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Sir Chris Hoy, Summer Olympics, Jess Varnish, Anna Meares

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daily Mail

Victoria Pendleton shows respect to Anna Meares after her gold...

They were fierce rivals on the cycling track for many years but Victoria Pendleton was quick to praise Australian Anna Meares on her gold-medal success in the women's 500m time trial.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Anna Meares, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cricket, England, Australia, South Africa

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Aust-Eng medal rival heats up on day one

Australia's battle with England for Commonwealth Games dominance heats up immediately on the opening day of competition on Thursday, with medals in cycling, swimming and triathlon expected to be shared among the two Commonwealth powers.

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Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Christian Sprenger, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Shane Perkins, Anna Meares, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Banburycake.co.uk

Varnish: Much more depth now

Jessica Varnish has warned there will be no 'face' of British cycling emerging from the Commonwealth Games, with the overall standard too high for one or two superstars to dominate.

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Related Topix: Jason Kenny, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Anna Meares, Olympics, Ethan Mitchell, Steven Burke, Sir Chris Hoy, Summer Olympics

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Newsday

Pendleton medal-winning bike on show

The bike ridden by Victoria Pendleton to win her gold medal at the London 2012 Olympics is the centrepiece of a new exhibition at a Manchester museum.

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

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Independent

Commonwealth Games 2014: Sir Bradley Wiggins is right back on track

Tour de France winner, Olympic gold medallist and knight of the realm, Sir Bradley is a star to his England team-mates preparing for the Commonwealth Games 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, Olympics, Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Jason Kenny, Olympic Cycling, Jess Varnish

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Daily Mail

Sebastian Shakespeare: Swerving around Soho - Downton's chaffeur

In Downton Abbey, Allen Leech plays the dashing chauffeur Tom Branson, who married the Earl of Grantham's tragic daughter Lady Sybil.

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

NEWS.com.au

Anna sets sights on Glasgow glory

SMOKING, drinking and some drug abuse rates are falling according to survey results released today by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

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

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Daily Record

Sprint cyclist Ellie Richardson opens heart on close call with death in horror road accident

ELLIE is delighted to be back on her bike again after the accident as she prepares to compete at the Commonwealth Games.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Advertiser

Cycling boom lifts halfords

RACE DAY: The cyclists at Muker as stage one of the Tour de France passes through Swaledale, North Yorkshire.

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

Sat Jul 05, 2014

CNN

Tour de France: Cavendish crashes as Kittel wins opener

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince Harry watch as Mark Cavendish falls from his bike near the finish line.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Chris Hoy, Peter Sagan, Ramunas Navardauskas

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Daily Star

EXCLUSIVE: Olympic superstar Victoria Pendleton's new Tour of Duty

The brunette, 33, makes a cameo in the ITV soap tonight to tie in with the Tour's Grand Depart from Leeds.

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Daily Mail

Numbers of REAR cyclists on the rise as cycling becomes latest female fitness trend

Brooklyn Bridge damaged and parts of New York flooded after nasty storm ahead of hurricane expected to wreak havoc on East Coasters' Fourth of July festivities The American nurse, 19, arrested at Denver airport as she prepared 'to join and fight with ISIS militant who seduced her on Skype and wanted to make her his wife in Syria' Rise of the ... (more)

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

Mon Jun 30, 2014

UTV

Pendleton 'nervous' on Emmerdale set

Olympic cyclist Victoria Pendleton has admitted she was "a bit nervous" before filming her scenes for Yorkshire-based soap Emmerdale.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Chronicle Live

Cyclists not in the saddle after Emmerdale casting agency mix-up

A chef who has tickled the tastebuds of royalty and top sports stars has swapped his fancy restaurant kitchen for a school canteen Newcastle United midfielder Mehdi Abeid will ask the club if he can leave this week with views to moving to Greece permanently Zizi Strallen is the fifth member of her family to take up a role in the hit show Cats which ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Mehdi Abeid, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Newcastle United, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Mirror.co.uk

Beryl Burton: The Yorkshire housewife who became a cycling legend and even thrashed the men

As the Tour de France comes to her home county, one of Yorkshire's greatest ever athletes is finally getting some long overdue recognition Beryl Burton reigned supreme in cycling, breaking national records, winning more than 90 A championships and taking seven world titles.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Laura Trott, Tour de France, Cycling

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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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