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  1. Kilts aplenty and a royal wish in GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago |

    Glasgow welcomed a large part of the world and remembered recent tragedies as a diverse and colourful opening ceremony signalled the start of the 20th Commonwealth Games at Celtic Park on Wednesday.


  2. Commonwealth Games open in colourful,...Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Suria

    Queen Elizabeth II officially opened the 20th Commonwealth Games at Celtic Park on Wednesday after a moving and colourful ceremony in front of a 40,000 capacity crowd.


  3. From pipers to Loch Ness Monster, Scottishness celebrated at Commonwealth GamesRead the original story

    37 min ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    The Loch Ness Monster, tartan-clad bagpipers and giant pieces of shortbread took the place of footballers on the Celtic Park pitch as the Commonwealth Games began with a celebration of Scottish mythology and traditions on Wednesday.


  4. Majority of Senior Games events kick off this weekend in South SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The Olympian

    Archery, ballroom dancing, badmitton, basketball, bowling, cowboy action shooting, cycling, golf, hammer throw, pickleball, pool, power walk, road run, racquetball, rock climbing, shuffleboard, swimming, soccer, softball, table tennis, track and field, trap shooting, volleyball, weight throw.


  5. UFC 178 Receives A New Main EventRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago |

    A knee injury has opened the door for Daniel Cormier to step in and challenge Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight title.


  6. Glenmore Sailing Club's young sailors have bright futureRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Calgary Journal

    When the Calgary Journal approached Kristi Van Gunst, head coach at the local Glenmore Sailing Club, about recommending young sailors that could be featured on the Journal's athlete of the month page she recommended two athletes: Cameron Hay and Nathan Lemke.


  7. Veteran Rogers captures Tour de France stage for first timeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Japan Times

    Riding in his 10th Tour de France, three-time world champion Michael Rogers of Australia finally got his first stage victory in cycling's greatest race on Tuesday by leading a breakaway group to a downhill finish as the pack entered the Pyrenees.


  8. "I'm nervous but ready- Ophelia SwayneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    A member of Ghana's debuting swim team, Ophelia Swayne has admitted to having the jitters ahead of the Games, but she maintains that she is ready for the big event.


  9. Alexander Gustafsson injured, Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier set as new main event of UFC 178Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    The biggest rematch of the year will have to wait. Swedish No. 1 contender Alexander Gustafsson was forced out of his blockbuster rematch against UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 178 after sustaining a torn meniscus in his knee, promotion officials announced Wednesday.


  10. UFC in talks with Olympic gold medalist Henry CejudoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cage Pages

    According to UFC Tonight, the UFC are in talks with Olympic gold medalist and flyweight prospect Henry Cejudo .


  11. Thomas' medal rout at nationalsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Richmond News

    Swimmer Noemie Thomas has clocked a series of personal bests after grabbing three gold, a silver and a bronze medal so far at the Canadian Swimming Championships at the Shaw Centre in Saskatoon this week.


  12. Americans secure upset at World Series of Beach VolleyballRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Todd Rogers and Theodore Brunner, ranked 44th by FIVB, beat Pablo Herrera and Adrian Gavira, FIVB's No.


  13. Kookaburras not settling for less than Commonwealth Games goldRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Anything less than gold in Glasgow would be a failure for arguably one of Australia's most successful sporting teams - that's the assessment of the Kookaburras captain Mark Knowles, going into the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.


  14. Commonwealth Games 2014: Sir Bradley Wiggins goes back to the track hoping to resurrect his futureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    It was one of the iconic images of an iconic sporting summer, one that seems ever more glorious with each British failure that litters this one, Bradley on his throne, those long legs folded, fingers raised in a V for victory, lord of all he surveyed.


  15. Commonwealth Games 2014: Hannah Miley, Robbie Renwick and Michael...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    They are calling it in these parts, with fingers tightly crossed, "Thunder Thursday".


  16. Commonwealth Games 2014: Twitter reacts to Glasgow's opening ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

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  17. Sedalia Speed heading to Junior Olympics8:47 pm | 0Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sedalia Democrat

    Five members of the Sedalia Speed track team will compete in the AAU Junior Olympics starting Monday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.


  18. Punishment saga ends in farceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    Taekwondo exponent Rungravee Khurasa yesterday apologised to national coach Choi Young Seok for her groundless claim that he punched her during a recent competition.


  19. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Star

    Costa's failure to find the net as Spain crashed out in the group stages raised questions as to whether Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho would back out of the deal for the 25-year-old.


  20. Silver City resident Mario Quintana honored with golden male athlete at NM senior OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Silver City Sun-News

    Courtesy photo Grant County senior Olympic coordinator Mario Quintana was named the golden male athlete at the NM senior Olympics last week in Roswell.