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Villumsen strikes gold
Villumsen strikes gold

Five years of frustration has come to a glorious end after Linda Villumsen at last struck gold at a major international…

Glasgow: Kiribati weightlifting star thrills crowd

Although Kiwi fans were keen to see Stanislav Chalaev win weightlifting gold today, David Katoatau of the Kiribati would…

Daily Shorts: Glasgow's best

Daily Shorts takes a lighter look at the Glasgow games, tackling the important issues like "Can Richard Funk?', and highlighting…

Glasgow Games: Adams wins gold

Valerie Adams won gold in the women's shot put this morning in Glasgow - and it's NZ's 600th Commonwealth Games medal.

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Complete list of New Zealand medalists at the Commonwealth…

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Glasgow hosts the 20th edition of the Commonwealth…

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Commonwealth Games: Chalaev claims silver again
Commonwealth Games: Chalaev claims silver again

Another Commonwealth Games produced another silver medal for Kiwi weightlifter Stanislav Chalaev. Four years after overcoming…

Commonwealth Games: Aussie showdown looms for Black Sticks
Commonwealth Games: Aussie showdown looms for Black Sticks

After the fourth and final games in their respective groups, the New Zealand and Australian women's hockey sides are separated…

Glasgow: While you were sleeping, day 7
Glasgow: While you were sleeping, day 7

A quick bite of the best of the action from day seven at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Commonwealth Games: Kopua hopes England scared ahead of semi
Commonwealth Games: Kopua hopes England scared ahead of semi

Silver Ferns captain Casey Kopua hopes England will be "scared" after her team pulled off a gritty and smart victory over…

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Commonwealth Games: Lambrechs wins bronze
Commonwealth Games: Lambrechs wins bronze

New Zealand's Tracey Lambrechs won bronze in the women's +75kg weightlifting this morning. The 28-year-old…

Commonwealth Games: Wrestling duo scoop bronze medals

New Zealand had waited almost 30 years for a wrestling medal but two arrived in 15 minutes on the mats in Glasgow as Tayla…

Commonwealth Games: Kiwis progress in 800m and high jump

Angie Smit and Nikki Hamblin both made it through to the semifinals of the 800m after not finishing in the first three in…

photos Top pics: Commonwealth Games - Day 7

Images from day seven of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Did Bolt label Games 'sh*t'?
Did Bolt label Games 'sh*t'?

Usain Bolt has denied calling the Commonwealth Games a "bit s***", describing the reports as "nonsense"…

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Cycling

Commonwealth Games: Kiwi mountain bikers push each other to medal glory
Commonwealth Games: Kiwi mountain bikers push each other to medal glory

They eventually shared the podium but Anton Cooper and Sam Gaze shared no more than five words during yesterday's spectacular…

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Athletics

When athletes push too far
When athletes push too far

One of the great joys of these Commonwealth Games, as with others, is that it has shone a light on athletes who routinely…

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Commonwealth Games: Improve or pay price, warns swim boss
Commonwealth Games: Improve or pay price, warns swim boss

There was no beating around the bush from Luis Villanueva as he reflected on the campaign in Glasgow;…

Commonwealth Games: Boyle drives home Olympic promise

Lauren Boyle rammed home her position as the face of New Zealand swimming for the 2016 Olympic Games as she completed her…

Silver Ferns secure top spot

New Zealand secured top spot in their group with a hugely encouraging 50-42 win over Jamaica at the Commonwealth Games last…

How many more gold medals to come?

Herald reporters David Leggat and Kris Shannon, who are covering the Glasgow games, answer three questions on what to expect…

photos Top pics: Kiwi 1-2 double
Top pics: Kiwi 1-2 double

Herald photographer Greg Bowker was at the Cathlin Braes MTB Trail just outside of Glasgow to capture…

Five key moments: Kiwi 1-2 double

Teenagers Anton Cooper and Sam Gaze produced one of the most memorable moments of the Commonwealth Games this morning, sealing…

Glasgow: Where did the 1-2 come from?

Background Cooper: Anton Cooper, the baby-faced winner of this morning's mountain bike race, says his love for the sport…

Scotty Stevenson: Clegg opens our eyes to spirit of Games

If the legend is true, Hampden Park, Scotland's national stadium, once hosted 149,000 people for a football match between…

Commonwealth Games: Hamblin fifth in 1,500m

Nikki Hamblin returned to Commonwealth Games action with a fifth placing in the 1500m final at Hampden Park tonight. The…

Games: Boyle, Pascoe win gold
Games: Boyle, Pascoe win gold

Lauren Boyle won gold in the 400m freestyle this morning, posting a Commonwealth Games record time in…

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Kiwis in action

Commonwealth Games: Kiwis in action - Day 8
Commonwealth Games: Kiwis in action - Day 8

All you need to know about the New Zealand athletes in action and their results at the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow…

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Glasgow Games: Adams wins gold

Valerie Adams won gold in the women's shot put this… More

Kris Shannon Kris Shannon
Villumsen strikes gold

Five years of frustration has come to a glorious end… More

Hockey

Black Sticks win crunch game
Black Sticks win crunch game

A late Simon Child goal gave New Zealand a 2-1 win over England in their crunch group game at the Commonwealth Games last…

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Medal table

Commonwealth Games: Medal table
Commonwealth Games: Medal table

The medal table for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Netball

Commonwealth Games: Ferns shooters in doubt for Jamaica clash
Commonwealth Games: Ferns shooters in doubt for Jamaica clash

New Zealand face the prospect of having to beat their toughest rivals so far without their best two shooters at the Commonwealth…

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