Monday, August 4, 2014
Former world 400 meters champion Amantle Montsho has failed a drugs test at the Commonwealth Games, the Games Federation announced on Saturday.
Saturday, August 2, 2014
Usain Bolt made a storming start to his Commonwealth Games Friday by leading Jamaica into the final of the 4x100-meter relay on a day when pint-sized gymnast Claudia Fragapane became England's best performer at a Games in 84 years.
Twenty-three Olympic medalists start trials on Saturday for the 2016 Rio Games in a bay littered with dead animals, television sets, sofas, shoes and not much clean water.
Botswanan tyro Nijel Amos trumped world record holder David Rudisha in thrilling style over 800 meters at the Commonwealth Games on Thursday.
Alex Dowsett said the disappointment of not being selected for the Tour de France spurred him on to claim Commonwealth gold in the individual time trial.
Joelle King's defense of the Commonwealth Games women's doubles squash title she won with Jaclyn Hawkes is over after she and new partner Amanda Landers-Murphy were beaten by Indians Joshana Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal 11-9, 11-5.
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.