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18 hrs ago | India.com

Vijay Kumar named Indiaa s flag-bearer at Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, Jul 22 : 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.

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18 hrs ago | India.com

Commonwealth Games 2014: India aims top three finish in Glasgow

Glasgow, July 22 : The unprecedented success achieved in the last edition would be hard to replicate this time after the dropping of a few disciplines but upbeat after getting back in the Olympic fold, a 215-strong Indian contingent would nonetheless seek a top-five finish in the 20th Commonwealth Games which begin here tomorrow.

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18 hrs ago | India.com

Commonwealth Games 2014: 7 things to know about the Glasgow 2014

India has been one of the participating nations at the Games were last editions host nation.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Indian Express

'Time for youngsters to come good on promise'

Coach Gurbax Sandhu says it is the turn of youngsters Devendro Singh, Shiva Thapa and Sumit Sangwan to show their class at Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Sumit Sangwan, Sports, Shiva Thapa, Olympic Boxing, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Akhil Kumar, Manoj Kumar

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Fiji Times

BRIEFLY

Rising star Alex Rowe has equalled the 46-year-old Australian 800m record with a courageous run in a stacked race at the Diamond League meet in Monte Carlo.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Nerve News

On 32nd b'day, Priyanka treats fans with 'Mary Kom' teaser

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, who turned 32 Friday, treated her fans with a teaser of her much-awaited movie Mary Kom - and much like the movie's poster, she has packed quite a punch in it.

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The Indian Express

Muscle man bulks up

Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar has moved up from the 66 kg category to the 74 kg class, following changes in weight divisions brought about by the world governing body - FILA Forced to move up to a heavier weight category, Sushil Kumar has his task cut out.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Hindustan Times

No screening of Priyanka Chopras latest movie on Mary Kom in Manipur

The biopic on MC Mary Kom is ready for countrywide release on September 5. But the five-time women's world boxing champion and Olympic bronze medalist won't be able to watch the film in her native Manipur.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Thetelegraphand Argus

Adams more motivated than ever ahead of Commonwealth Games

NICOLA Adams is aiming to make more history at Glasgow 2014 as she bids to become the first female boxer to win a Commonwealth Games gold medal.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Fiji Times

Swimmers in camp

Former Olympian Patrick Murhpy, left, with members of the Fiji Swimming team camp at the Damodar City Aquatic Centre after their training session yesterday.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

Newkerala.com

Hyderabad honours eminent sportspersons

Hyderabad, Jun 23 : The 28th Olympic Day Run-2014, the first major one to be organised by Hyderabad District Athletics Association in Telangana State, saw the participation of people from various walks of life here today.

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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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