Sharath-Amalraj make men`s doubles semifinals at CWG 2014

India paddlers Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj marched into the men`s doubles semifinals at the Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.

Security fears prevented Rajapaksa from attending CWG

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa skipped the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Glasgow because of possible security threats from the Tamil diaspora groups based in the UK, a top minister said on Thursday.

Vikas Gowda wins India`s first athletics gold at 2014 CWG

Vikas Gowda brought in India`s first athletics medal from the 2014 Commonwealth Games when he won the discus throw gold in the final at the Hampden Park Stadium here Thursday.

Kashyap, Guru reach quarterfinals at 20th Commonwealth Games

Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap, R M V Gurusaidutt and P C Thulasi entered the quarterfinals of badminton competition at the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.

Commonwealth Games: Indian men thrash SA 5-2 to set up semi-final date with New Zealand

A clinical first-half performance from India saw them breeze past South Africa by 5-2 margin to qualify for the semi-final of the men`s hockey competition at the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.

Alex Dowsett, Linda Villumsen take cycling gold in Glasgow

England`s Alex Dowsett and Linda Villumsen of New Zealand both went one better to win gold medals in the men`s and women`s cycling individual time-trials at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games on Thursday.

Dipa Karmakar wins historic bronze in gymnastics at 2014 Commonwealth Games

Young Dipa Karmarkar today scripted history by becoming the first Indian woman gymnast to win a medal at the Commonwealth Games after she bagged a bronze in the vault event here on Thursday.

Sri Lanka president skips Glasgow Games citing poor security

Sri Lanka`s president decided to stay away from the Commonwealth Games despite being chair of the bloc because Colombo was unhappy with Britain`s security arrangements, a minister said Thursday.

Commonwealth Games: David Katoatau claims first ever gold for Kiribati

David Katoatau won the tiny Pacific island nation of Kiribati`s first ever medal at the Commonwealth Games as he claimed gold in the men`s 105kg weightlifting competition.

Kirani James, Greg Rutherford give Glasgow Olympic touch

Olympic champions Kirani James and Greg Rutherford brought world-class performances to the Commonwealth Games on Wednesday while Usain Bolt hit back at claims that he`d made disparaging remarks about the event.

Commonwealth Games: Manika Batra lone Indian to reach women`s singles quarters

Rising Indian table tennis player Manika Batra fought her way into the women`s singles quarterfinals while top paddler Sharath Kamal entered the quarterfinals of men`s doubles and mixed doubles at the Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.

Glasgow Commonwealth Games: 41-point TT rally becomes talking point on social media

Top table tennis players from across the world have come at Glasgow to showcase their skills, but the 41-point rally between Nigeria`s Segun Toriola and Singapore`s Ning Gao has become the talking point for all the sports fans.

2014 Commonwealth Games: Yogeshwar, Babita, Geetika assured of silver

Three Indian grapplers, including Olympic bronze medallist Yogeshwar Dutt, qualified for the finals in their respective weight categories to ensure at least three silver for India on the third and final day of the wrestling competition in the Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.

Golden count goes down but Indian shooters dominate at 2014 Commonwealth Games

The gold medals were hard to come by this time but Indian shooters were nonetheless mostly on target as they reaped a rich harvest of 17 medals in the Commonwealth Games with the surprising exception of Olympic silver-medallist Vijay Kumar and the seasoned Heena Sidhu.

Glasgow Commonwealth Games: Sardar Singh reprimanded for "inappropriate physical conduct"

Indian men`s hockey captain Sardar Singh was officially reprimanded for inappropriate physical conduct against an opposition player during his side`s group match against Australia here.

Glasgow Games, Day 7: Wrestlers win four silver medals, boxers earn podium finishes

Indian wrestlers continued to excel winning four silver and a bronze medal while the boxers, led by young Pinki Jangra and World No. 3 L Devendro Singh, assured themselves of at least four podium finishes on seventh day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.

2014 Commonwealth Games, Day 7: As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the Day 7 of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

2014 CWG: All Indians, including Sindhu & Kashyap enter last 16

Indian medal contenders, P V Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap notched up easy victories in the women`s and men`s singles events respectively to storm into the prequarterfinals of the badminton competition at the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.

Indian pugilists assured of three bronze at XX Commonwealth Games

Experienced Laishram Sarita Devi and young Pinki Jangra assured India of at least two bronze medals after reaching the semifinals of the women`s light (57-60kg) and 51kg boxing competition respectively in the 20th Commonwealth Games, here on Wednesday.

Commonwealth Games: Pallikal-Chinappa stun World No. 1 Malaysian pair in doubles

Squash stars Dipika Pallikal and Joshana Chinappa made a big stride towards ending India`s medal drought at the Commonwealth Games by beating the mighty Malaysian pair of World No.1 Nicol David and Low Wee Wern in the women`s doubles here on Wednesday.