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Kenya marathoner Ongori ruled out of CWG

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 12:41

The Kenyan women`s marathon team for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow suffered a blow when Birmingham World Half silver medallist Philes Ongori was forced out of the squad with an injury.

Bolt will be back on track in Glasgow

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 12:21

Sprint superstar Usain Bolt is set to return to the tracks next month after injury concerns slowed his return this season.

Kazakh weightlifters eye three gold medals

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:52

Alexey Ni, head coach of the national weightlifting team of Kazakhstan, has said his team aim to win three gold medals at the Asian Games this year in Incheon, South Korea.

Vijay Kumar named India`s flag-bearer at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:14

India`s Olympic silver medallist pistol shooter, Vijay Kumar will be the flag-bearer for the country during the opening ceremony of 2014 Commonwealth Games, scheduled to take place on Wednesday.

Heptathlete Johnson-Thompson limps out of Glasgow Games

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 17:33

Katarina Johnson-Thompson, favourite to win gold in the women`s heptathlon at the Commonwealth Games, on Monday announced she was withdrawing after suffering a foot injury.

Fraser-Pryce regaining confidence following Glasgow outing

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 11:01

World and Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce believes last weekend`s Glasgow Grand Prix was a turning point in her comeback from injury, and is hoping to continue improving for the rest of the season.

Scotland expects big Indian turnout at Glasgow CWG

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 19:09

The international arm of the Scottish Government, the Scottish Development International (SDI), Thursday said it expects significant numbers of Indian visitors to travel to Glasgow for the Commonwealth Games to be held from July 23 to August 3.

Indian athletes slam "unacceptable" living conditions at NIS

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 16:45

As the Indian contingent departs in batches for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, the country`s top sports institute in Patiala has drawn severe flak from athletes and coaches who have no left no stone unturned in their preparation despite having to live and train in "unacceptable conditions".

Mo Farah may not be fit for Commonwealth Games

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 22:02

Double Olympic and world champion Mo Farah may not be fit enough to take part in the Commonwealth Games which begin in Glasgow later this month, he said on Monday.

No serious damage to Blake, says manager

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 11:09

Yohan Blake`s manager, Cubie Seegobin, says the Jamaican star sprinter has suffered no damage, after pulling up and tumbling to the track during the 100 metres at the Glasgow Grand Prix here Friday.

Pistorius re-enacts shooting in shock footage

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 00:13

Oscar Pistorius is walking on his stumps, appearing to aim a pistol, in footage broadcast Sunday that shows the Paralympic gold medallist at his most vulnerable in a shock reenactment of the night he shot his girlfriend.

Lawyers to take legal action against video showing Pistorius re-enacting murder night

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 14:55

Murder accused Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius lawyers are taking legal action over the footage that emerged on Saturday of the athlete re-enacting the night he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.