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Commonwealth Games: Tintu Luka fails to qualify for women`s 800m final

Commonwealth Games: Tintu Luka fails to qualify for women`s 800m final

Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 09:15

Indian athlete Tintu Luka failed to qualify for the women`s 800 metres final at the Commonwealth Games.

India schedule on Day 4 at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 13:07

Day 4 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games has 24 gold medals to win with athletics competitions commencing. After a productive day 3, India will continue the medal hunt in events as varied as badminton, shooting, table tennis and weightlifting.

Navjeet Kaur Dhillon clinches bronze at IAAF World Junior Championships

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 11:19

Discus thrower Navjeet Kaur Dhillon became only the second Indian to grab a medal at the IAAF World Junior Championships after setting a new personal best to clinch a bronze in Eugene, USA.

Commonwealth Games 2014: Wales hurdler Williams ``devastated`` by doping charge

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 19:11

Welsh 400m hurdler Rhys Williams is out of the Commonwealth Games after being charged with an anti-doping violation, UK Anti-Doping said on Friday.

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".