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Glasgow all ready to shine
Glasgow all ready to shine

Across the road from each other in Parkhead, a district in Glasgow's east end, fans can find two towering arenas busy preparing…

Future of Games 'pretty rosy' - NZ boss

NZ Olympic Committee boss Kereyn Smith is predicting "a pretty exciting forum" when the Commonwealth Games Federation meets…

Adams named as NZ flag bearer

Two-time Olympic and Commonwealth shot put champion Valerie Adams will carry the NZ flag into tomorrow's opening ceremony…

Boyle confident ahead of opening night

Luis Villanueva, New Zealand's high performance boss, was adamant: Lauren Boyle is the most dedicated, professional athlete…

Glasgow 2014: All you need to know

Glasgow: Adams NZ flag bearer video Glasgow: Adams NZ flag bearer

Valerie Adams has been spending some extra time at…

New Zealand team New Zealand team

232 New Zealanders will compete at the Commonwealth…

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I belong to Glasgow - an A-Z guide
I belong to Glasgow - an A-Z guide

When the curtain rises on the Commonwealth Games tomorrow, host city Glasgow will be under the spotlight.

Games: Giving athletes the mental edge
Games: Giving athletes the mental edge

It won't be the shoulders of our Commonwealth Games athletes but their minds that struggle to carry the weight of a nation's…

Commonwealth Games: Injury keeps English gold medal prospect out
Commonwealth Games: Injury keeps English gold medal prospect out

A devastated Katarina Johnson-Thompson was yesterday forced to pull out of the Commonwealth Games just two days before the…

Commonwealth Games: Hewitt and Scotsman in line for first medals
Commonwealth Games: Hewitt and Scotsman in line for first medals

A New Zealander is in line to win the first medal of the Commonwealth Games.

Athletics

Games 2014: Ones to watch
Games 2014: Ones to watch

The XX Commonwealth Games open on Thursday morning with New Zealand sending 232 athletes to the quadrennial gathering of…

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Cycling

Tour de France: Rogers finally captures first stage win
Tour de France: Rogers finally captures first stage win

Riding in his 10th Tour de France, three-time world champion Michael Rogers of Australia finally got his first stage victory…

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Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games: Athletes swear by crossfit
Commonwealth Games: Athletes swear by crossfit

Any sport would relish discovering a new pathway by which athletes could be drawn to it.

Ellis Cashmore: Sponsors run the show with brand Bolt

If you're grumbling about the number of athletes who have opted out of or are still prevaricating about whether to compete…

video Glasgow: NZ Triathletes in peak form

NZ triathletes Tom Davison and Tony Dodds are in peak form and ready to tough out the gruelling triathlon in Glasgow. The…

video Glasgow: NZ swimmers confident

Head of New Zealand swimming Luis Villanueva is happy with preparations. 'Training has gone well, everyone is in good shape…

Comm Games: Judo team to test rankings
Comm Games: Judo team to test rankings

If the judo programme at the Commonwealth Games were fought on paper, the sport could emerge as one…

Glasgow: Two days to go

With just two days to go until the XX Commonwealth Games open in Glasgow, Herald reporters David Leggat and Kris Shannon…

48 athletes get late reprieves after administrative errors

Administrative oversights are given as one reason 48 athletes have been given a late reprieve for the Commonwealth Games. The…

Triathlon: Samuels to make most of Games reprieve

She needed an 11th hour reprieve to earn a ticket to Glasgow but Nicky Samuels denies there is a point to prove during Thursday's…

Commonwealth Games: Weightlifter battling the odds again

For the second straight Commonwealth Games, Kiwi weightlifter Stanislav Chalaev will be overcoming adversity in the pursuit…

Defending champs confident of shooting repeat
Defending champs confident of shooting repeat

Defending champion fullbore pair Mike Collings and John Snowden are confident they are on target to…

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Rugby Sevens

Commonwealth Games: Unbeaten sevens record drives us - Forbes
Commonwealth Games: Unbeaten sevens record drives us - Forbes

New Zealand's unbeaten record in sevens at the Commonwealth Games creates certain pressure but DJ Forbes believes it will…

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Commonwealth Games

David Leggat David Leggat
Commonwealth Games: Athletes swear by crossfit

Any sport would relish discovering a new pathway by… More

Kris Shannon Kris Shannon
Glasgow: Two days to go

With just two days to go until the XX Commonwealth… More

Hockey

Black Sticks fall to Aussies in warmup
Black Sticks fall to Aussies in warmup

Australia won the skirmish before the real battle when the Commonwealth's top two women's hockey nations met in Glasgow…

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Medal table

Commonwealth Games: 2010 medal table
Commonwealth Games: 2010 medal table

A look back on the medal table of the 2010 Commonwealth Games. Australia led the way four years ago with 177 medals in…

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Netball

Netball: Aussie coach takes over at Tactix
Netball: Aussie coach takes over at Tactix

Two of the five New Zealand transtasman league franchises will be coached by Australians next season after the Tactix today…

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