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Sunday | The Age

Marriage proposal interrupts Glaetzer's gold bid in keirin

Cyclist Chris Pritchard of Scotland proposes to his partner in the stands of the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Sir Chris Hoy, Summer Olympics, Chris Hoy, Glenn O'Shea, Anna Meares

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Magnussen has a point to prove

James Magnussen warns he has more to reveal as he aims to show Australian teammate Cameron McEvoy he's still the fastest man in water.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Anna Meares, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jason Kenny

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Age

Brandie Oa Connor, Nathan Hart pick up Canberra's first medals at Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Cycling pair Brandie O'Connor and Nathan Hart provided Canberra's first success of the Commonwealth Games picking up bronze medals on day one, with Hart speeding his way into the record books in the process.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Anna Meares, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Age

Pursuiters, Meares win cycling gold

Australia have made a powerful statement in the men's team pursuit that goes far beyond their outstanding Commonwealth Games gold medal.

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Related Topix: Jason Kenny, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Glenn O'Shea, Anna Meares, Alex Edmondson, Olympics, Steven Burke, Summer Olympics

NEWS.com.au

'Awesome' Aussies smashing records already

COMMONWEALTH GAMES DAY 1: A YOUNG Aussie cyclist has been hailed by Sir Chris Hoy after burning up his velodrome in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Sir Chris Hoy, Summer Olympics, Usain Bolt, Olympic Athletics, Anna Meares, Olympic Track And Field

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Age

Aust-Eng medal rival heats up on day one

Australia's battle with England for Commonwealth Games dominance heats up immediately on the opening day of competition on Thursday, with medals in cycling, swimming and triathlon expected to be shared among the two Commonwealth powers.

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Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Christian Sprenger, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Victoria Pendleton, Anna Meares, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Age

Perkins to miss sprint at Games

Injury-troubled Shane Perkins won't get to defend his sprint title at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, Australian cycling team management opting to keep the Delhi champion on ice for two other events.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jack Bobridge, Glenn O'Shea, Alex Edmondson

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Age

Meares inspires injured Perkins

The throbbing pain in Shane Perkins' back became so bad that the veteran cyclist admitted he was "touch and go" to compete at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

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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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