Saturday, August 2, 2014
An Australian medal-winning weightlifter was convicted Thursday of head-butting another Commonwealth Games competitor in the athletes' village and Australia's athletics coach was sent home for criticizing his top star — just as the country's 20-year domination of the competition appeared to be coming to an end.
George Kobaladze of Canada claimed gold in the weightlifting over 105-kilogram category on Thursday at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Singapore will win at least two medals in the women's table tennis singles at the Commonwealth Games on Friday after Feng Tianwei, Yu Mengyu and Lin Ye all enjoyed comfortable victories to make the semifinals.
Friday, August 1, 2014
Olympic champions David Rudisha and Sally Pearson take center stage at the Commonwealth Games on Thursday where seven medals are up for grabs on the fifth day of track and field.
Thursday, July 31, 2014
England inflicted Australia's first relay defeat at the Commonwealth Games for eight years as they claimed gold in the men's 4x100m freestyle relay on Tuesday.
Jamaica and Kenya had a night to remember on the third day of Commonwealth Games action on Tuesday, the track and field powerhouses reaping a big haul of medals, while Canada also nabbed two golds.
Mountain biking made its return to the Commonwealth Games on Tuesday with Canada and New Zealand coming out on top at the Cathkin Braes course in Glasgow.
Steven Kari won gold for Papua New Guinea in the men's 94 kilograms weightlifting event following a controversial finale at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Tuesday.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Malaysia secured a third successive Commonwealth Games gold medal in the mixed teams badminton with a 3-1 win over England in Glasgow on Monday.
England, South Africa and Australia all claimed two gold medals in the pool at the Commonwealth Games on Monday as world champions Cate Campbell, Cameron van der Burgh and Chad le Clos were victorious.