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Sunday Aug 3 | The Age

Troubled athletics campaign in Glasgow

That Sally Pearson was able to put aside all manner of distractions and successfully defend her Commonwealth Games 100m hurdles title came as no surprise.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Alana Boyd, Michael Shelley, Sally Pearson

Sat Aug 02, 2014

India.com

CWG 2014: India 5th in the Medal Tally with 51 medals

Silver medallist Seema Punia of India, gold medallist Dani Samuels of Australia and bronze medallist Jade Lally of England pose on the podium during the medal ceremony India finished with a 5th place after the end of Day 9 at the Commonwealth Games 2014 with 51 medals.

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Yahoo!

Pearson wins hurdles goldSally Pearson puts aside two weeks of high drama in the best possible way.

Sally Pearson put aside two weeks of high drama in the best possible way, storming to victory in the 100m hurdles at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games on Friday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Sally Pearson, Tiffany Porter

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Outlook

Gowda 2nd Indian Male to Bag CWG Gold in Athletics After Milkha Singh

Vikas Gowda gave India its first athletics gold medal of the 20th Commonwealth Games by winning the men's discuss throw event, here today.

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Related Topix: Jason Morgan, Sports, Benn Harradine, Tintu Luka, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Apostolos Parellis, Olympics, Vikas Gowda, Summer Olympics

The Age

Dani Samuels was never challenged for the gold medal.

Living up to expectations has not always been what Dani Samuels has done well. A world champion before she expected it and was probably old enough to appreciate what it meant she spent a few years dealing with the presumptions that came with her win.

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Suria

Bolt storms into limelight, English teen...

Usain Bolt made a storming start to his Commonwealth Games Friday by leading Jamaica into the final of the 4x100m relay on a day when pint-sized gymnast Claudia Fragapane became England's best performer at a Games in 84 years.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cameron Levins, Sally Pearson, Ezekiel Kemboi

Channelnewsasia.com

Commonwealth Games: Bolt storms into limelight, English teen grabs fourth gold

Usain Bolt made a storming start to his Commonwealth Games Friday by leading Jamaica into the final of the 4x100m relay on a day when pint-sized gymnast Claudia Fragapane became England's best performer at a Games in 84 years.

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Related Topix: Sports, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cameron Levins, Sally Pearson, Ezekiel Kemboi

Nerve News

Seema, Krishna qualify for women's discus throw final

Both Seema Punia and Krishna Poonia advanced to the women's discus throw final but while Seema's throw put her in second position, Krishna was placed a lowly 11th in the qualification round of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at the Hampden Park Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, Krishna Poonia, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Vikas Gowda

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Times of India

CWG: Grapplers, Gowda give 3 golds, India move to 5th

Gold medallist Yogeshwar Dutt, silver medallist Geetika Jakhar and bronze medallist Pawan Kumar pose with their medals at the Scottish Exhibition Conference Centre.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Pearson cruises into final

Sally Pearson put aside the huge twin distractions of being fined and then slammed by departed head coach Eric Hollingsworth to storm into the 100m hurdles final at the Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Sally Pearson, Tiffany Porter, Nijel Amos

Paramatta Sun

Dani Samuels to fight for gold

Dani Samuels begins her quest for gold in the Women's discus event early tomorrow morning Australian time with the qualifying round.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Australia faces tough fight with England

With Australia's three most productive sports finished, the medals will dry up as the battle with England for Commonwealth Games supremacy looks forlorn.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Michael Shelley, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Sally Pearson

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Yahoo!

Aths medals hard to come by in Glasgow

When evaluating just what was wrong with the track and field competition at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, it's hard to go past the unfortunately-named Steve Slowly.

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Related Topix: Sports, Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Alana Boyd, Mo Farah, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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