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  1. Edwards bemoans Commonwealth Games exit at the hands of Scotland's "golden boy"Read the original story

    12 min ago |

    Charlie Edwards' Commonwealth Games boxing adventure lasted just three rounds after a second round defeat to Scotland's Reece McFadden - much to his dissatisfaction.


  2. ROWING: Northwich rower misses out on medalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Northwich Guardian

    GREAT Britain women's quad, including Northwich Rowing Club's Lucy Burgess, finished fifth in the final on Saturday at the World Under 23s Championships.


  3. Aikines-Aryeetey in bullish mood ahead of Commonwealth sprint showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Streatham Guardian

    At the age of 25, Harry Aikines-Areeytey is determined the time has come for him to fulfil the promise he showed as a teenager and claim a medal at the Commonwealth Games.


  4. ASA tackles selection conundrumRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago |

    Athletics South Africa's selection committee has been asked to reassess the final team for the African Championships, less than two weeks before the continental event, after the country's top middle-distance runners were left in the dark due to financial constraints.


  5. More gold for Team SARead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago |

    South Africa took the first gold medal on the fifth day of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow when they defeated Northern Ireland 19-10 in the men's lawn bowls triples final.


  6. Korean Air chief in line to lead Pyeongchang GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    The South Korean businessman who led Pyeongchang's successful bid for the Winter Olympics is set to return as head of the organizing committee for the 2018 Games.


  7. Kookaburra Mitton shows offRead the original story

    26 min ago | Yahoo!

    Between-the-legs goals are part of the repertoire for third-generation Kookaburra Trent Mitton, but the showman knows there's a fine line to walk.


  8. Thomas Vermaelen transfer latest: Liverpool enter the race to sign...Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Independent

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  9. Mitton stars as Kookaburras beat South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Age

    Third-generation Kookaburra Trent Mitton has shown off his rich hockey pedigree with a spectacular between-the-legs goal in Australia's 6-0 win over South Africa in Glasgow.


  10. Laura Trott defies illness to steal points race in thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Age

    "I'm here now so I may as well ride." As last words go, Laura Trott's on the eve of her final track appearance at the Commonwealth Games were hardly ones to inspire confidence.


  11. List of Top 50 Most Influential Sports Figures Doesn't Include Rupert MurdochRead the original story

    38 min ago |

    Who are the most powerful sports people in New York? If you believe the money losing owner of the New York Daily News Mort Zuckerman's writer, a radio talk show host, Mike Francesa, is more power than the Commissioner of the National Basketball Association, Adam Silver and the owner of the New York Mets, Fred Wilpon.


  12. Suffolk: Spike in sports participation levels revealed as county stars shine at Commonwealth GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Suffolk is the only county in the region to have seen a significant increase in the number of people playing sport every week over the last eight years, a survey has revealed.


  13. Hockey player fights back from kidney failure to compete in British Transplant GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Buckingham Today

    A keen hockey and tennis player who has battled kidney failure will represent Great Ormond Street Hospital at the British Transplant Games in August.


  14. 'Clean' win by ItalianRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lowell Sun

    Vincenzo Nibali put his lungs and legs to work one last time, marching up to the winner's podium of the Tour de France and sighing deeply before the Italian anthem echoed over the Champs-Elysees.


  15. Commonwealth Games: July 28 live actionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Oxford Mail

    Hooker's time of 13.09secs was a season's best and he believes he has more to come in tonight's final at 8.40pm.


  16. Commonwealth Games 2014: Day five updates and results from GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cambridge Evening News

    11.04am - ATHLETICS: The heats of the men's parasport T37 100m have started with South Africa's Charl du Toit earning a good win to go through to the final tonight.


  17. GLASGOW 2014: As it happensRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Berwickshire News

    Scotland's Robbie Renwick, Duncan Scott, Stephen Milne and Daniel Wallace with their silver medals for the Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay Final, at Tollcross Swimming Centre, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.


  18. Commonwealth Games: Burnley swimmer takes silverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Pendle Today

    Burnley Bobcats swimmer Tom Hamer won silver in the Commonwealth Games Para-sport S14 200m freestyle in Glasgow on Saturday night - setting a new British record in the process.


  19. Becky James targets Rio 2016 after cancer scareRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South Wales Argus

    DOUBLE world champion cyclist Becky James is determined to bounce back from a cancer scare that ruled her out of Glasgow 2014 and she's already targeting Rio 2016.


  20. DRESSAGE: Dujardin and Hester target Rio qualification at World Equestrian GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    GLOUCESTERSHIRE'S London Olympics gold medal-winning pair Charlotte Dujardin and Carl Hester have been selected as part of the four strong GB team at the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, which takes place in Normandy next month.