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Commonwealth Games: Sprint trio gunning for gold
Commonwealth Games: Sprint trio gunning for gold

New Zealand's crack team sprint trio aren't contemplating anything other than victory on the opening night of the track…

Commonwealth Games: Ellis eyeing Rio

Kiwi cyclist Lauren Ellis may have a busy programme in Glasgow but she can hardly help casting a careful eye towards Rio. While…

Commonwealth Games: Leota leading busy life

Liana Leota's reputation is that of a supremely organised person. She'd need to be if you consider the last four months…

Editorial: Pride at stake

Condemnatory comments have had their usual airing in the lead-up to today's start of the 20th Commonwealth Games

Harder course gives hope for spot on podium
Harder course gives hope for spot on podium

Kiwis love a good climb and Andrea Hewitt is no different, meaning her medal prospects in Glasgow are stronger than ever…

Glasgow: Black Sticks ready for Games
video Glasgow: Black Sticks ready for Games

New Zealand's men's hockey team captain Dean Couzins knows the team is well placed heading into the games, with previous…

Commonwealth Games: Kiwis in action - Day 1
Commonwealth Games: Kiwis in action - Day 1

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

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…

Commonwealth Games

Future of Games 'pretty rosy' - NZ boss
Future of Games 'pretty rosy' - NZ boss

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

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…

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…

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Cycling

Tour de France: Majka wins short, steep stage 17
Tour de France: Majka wins short, steep stage 17

Poland's Rafal Majka captured his second stage victory at the Tour de France on Wednesday, winning Stage 17th with a late…

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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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Commonwealth Games

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…

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.

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
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…

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

If the judo programme at the Commonwealth Games were fought on paper, the sport could emerge as one of New Zealand's most…

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
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…

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Commonwealth Games

David Leggat David Leggat
Commonwealth Games: Sprint trio gunning for gold

New Zealand's crack team sprint trio aren't contemplating… More

Kris Shannon Kris Shannon
Harder course gives hope for spot on podium

Kiwis love a good climb and Andrea Hewitt is no different… More

Hockey

Kiwis back hockey and sevens to win
Kiwis back hockey and sevens to win

Kiwis betting on the Commonwealth Games are backing New Zealand's hockey sides, sevens rugby - and the Australian netball…

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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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