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Judokas seek glory in Commonwealth Games 2014

Judokas seek glory in Commonwealth Games 2014

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 09:02

With judo coming back into the Commonwealth Games fold after 12 years, Indian judokas looked a confident lot as they begin their campaign here tomorrow, aiming to produce the best-ever performance by the country in the quadrennial event.

Commonwealth Games: Sachin Tendulkar factor adds to pressure on PV Sindhu

Commonwealth Games: Sachin Tendulkar factor adds to pressure on PV Sindhu

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 08:58

Venkata Pusarla Sindhu has to contend not only with the hopes of her nation but the pressure of impressing her most famous fan in the Commonwealth Games badminton competition.

Commonwealth Games 2014: Opening ceremony - As it happened...

Commonwealth Games 2014: Opening ceremony - As it happened...

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 08:57

The Commonwealth Games opening ceremony will be graced by Commonwealth Head Queen Elizabeth II, British Prime Minister David Cameron and his cabinet colleagues, Scotland`s First Minister Alex Salmond and his colleagues in the government and other dignitaries from Commonwealth nations.

Glitzy opening ceremony kicks off Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Glitzy opening ceremony kicks off Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 08:56

Scotland rolled out a spectacular opening ceremony on Wednesday with dazzling and colourful display of their unique culture and heritage on a breathtaking night, which also had some Indian flavour to set the stage for the 20th Commonwealth Games here.

Commonwealth Games 2014: India to lead parade in opening ceremony

Commonwealth Games 2014: India to lead parade in opening ceremony

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 23:22

India, by the virtue of being the previous hosts, will lead the parade, featuring more than 4,500 athletes from 71 nations and territories, during the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games at Celtic Park here tonight.

Commonwealth Games 2014: Indian paddlers will find it tough to better Delhi medal haul

Commonwealth Games 2014: Indian paddlers will find it tough to better Delhi medal haul

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 20:06

The Indian table tennis team at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games will find it tough to match the record medal tally of the Delhi edition.

Can India better its 2010 performance at 2014 Commonwealth Games?

Can India better its 2010 performance at 2014 Commonwealth Games?

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 16:38

Can India better it`s 2010 performance at the 2014 Commonwealth Games? This is the question everyone is asking ahead of the Glasgow opening ceremony. In the previous edition of the Games, held in Delhi, India won a record 101 medals. The unprecendented medal haul helped the host nation to finish second behind Australia in the medals tally.

Glasgow Commonwealth Games: Welcoming everyone with Rainbow Flag

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 14:39

It’s in this spirit that the Glasgow City councilors have agreed to allow the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rainbow flag to be flown at City Chambers prior to the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Captain Ritu expects women`s hockey team to fire at CWG

Captain Ritu expects women`s hockey team to fire at CWG

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 13:06

Going by the present form, Indian women`s hockey team captain Ritu Rani seems very positive and assured of a striking show from her young teammates at the Commonwealth Games here July 24-Aug 2.

CWG Games Village lacks facilities: Chef-de-mission Raj Singh

CWG Games Village lacks facilities: Chef-de-mission Raj Singh

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 13:02

Indian officials, who are travelling with the contingent on Tuesday said that the `Athletes Village` here was far inferior to the one in Delhi during the the last edition of the Commonwealth Games.

Scottish minister sees Glasgow Commonwealth Games as inspirational

Scottish minister sees Glasgow Commonwealth Games as inspirational

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:47

Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond has expressed confidence that the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games will be "an inspiration" to cities in Scotland which have the ability to manage the international event well

Boxer Evans ruled out of Commonwealth Games

Boxer Evans ruled out of Commonwealth Games

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:43

Olympic medallist Fred Evans was ruled out of the Commonwealth Games boxing event on Tuesday after being refused accreditation following checks by the British Home Office and Games officials.