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2 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

Commonwealth Games: 13-year-old Scot claims bronze

IT MAY not have been the gold rush of the first three days, but Scotland celebrated perhaps its most heartwarming medal of the Commonwealth Games last night when 13-year-old Erraid Davies - the country's youngest competitor ever - won bronze in the pool.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Age

Bronzed Brandie O'Connor to return with two medals from Glasgow

Brandie O'Connor can't quite make out the colour of the two treasures she picked up in Glasgow, but that doesn't bother her one bit.

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The Peninsula

Aussies finish on top as track cycling ends

Australia's Morton celebrates her gold medal with compatriot and silver medal winner Meares in the women's sprint finals cycling race in Glasgow, yesterday.

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Waikato Times

Gold medal sets Waikato cycling hopes and dreams in motion

CYCLING PROWESS: Sam Webster, Ethan Mitchell and Eddie Dawkins celebrate winning gold in the final of the men's team sprint.

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The Age

The upset

Michael Shelley wins marathon gold, Stephanie Morton bests her idol and James Magnussen leads an Aussie sweep in the pools in day four at Glasgow.

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Andover Advertiser

Games chiefs sorry for bus delays

Super Sunday has been the busiest day of action to date with more than 350,000 spectators scheduled to watch free and ticketed events Glasgow 2014 organisers have apologised after spectators were left waiting as long as two hours for park and ride buses.

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Sunday Herald

Scots chase record tally as medals just keep rolling in

In a triumphant day for Scottish sport yesterday, the nation took four golds, three silvers and three bronze medals, taking the total tally so far to 25. It put Scotland third in the overall medals table, behind England and Australia but well ahead of Canada, in fourth place with 15. It means that Scotland is well on course to achieve its best-ever ... (more)

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IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Cyclist Elinor Barker up to scratch in Glasgow with battling bronze

Nineteen-year-old Barker, a two-time team pursuit world champion with Team GB, held on to third place in the bunch race as a group of riders sprinted for the line in the last of 40 laps Team Wales Elinor Barker with the Bronze Medal she won in the Womens 10km Scratch Race at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow ... (more)

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Sunday Herald

Para cyclists Neil Fachie and Craig MacLean earn gold stars for Scotland

SCOTLAND'S Neil Fachie and Craig MacLean made it a golden double as they rode to victory at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow.The pair added a historic second Commonwealth Games gold in the men's para-sport sprint B tandem to the one they had won on Friday evening in the 1000m time trial B tandem.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Age

Annette Edmondson matches brother with cycling gold

A gold medal was all Annette Edmondson needed to add to her haul at home and she did so by winning the women's scratch race ahead of teammate Amy Cure on the cycling track on the third day of the Commonwealth Games.

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Southland Times

Points race gold for Scully

New Zealand wins gold and bronze in the men's points race. Thomas Scully and team mate Aaron Gate had a firm hold on the race from the beginning.

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Stuff.co.nz

More medals for NZ cyclists on Glasgow track

NEED FOR SPEED: Track cyclist Simon van Velthooven, pictured, and Matt Archibald have won silver and bronze respectively in the final of the 1000m time trial.

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BBC News

Anti-Israeli protest in Edinburgh

The protest, organised by the Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign, started at the foot of the Mound and made its way along Princes Street.

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BBC News

Police hunt for missing Mark King

Det Insp Wayne Morrison sad: "Mr King doesn't have a permanent address. He was last seen at the bus station in Perth and we would appeal to anyone who saw him to contact us immediately.

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The Daily Record

Glasgow 2014: Your daily diary of news, views & results.. Saturday, July 26

TODAY is one of the busiest events days of the Games, and routes around Glasgow city centre are expected to be busy in particular.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Suria

Meares targets medal record on super...

Australian cyclist Anna Meares will attempt to defend her women's sprint title on Saturday and become the joint most decorated track cyclist in Commonwealth Games history.

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South Wales Argus

First medals in the velodrome and the pool for Team Wales

THERE was a first medal for Team Wales in the velodrome at Glasgow 2014 as Matthew Ellis and Ieuan Williams won bronze, writes Andrew Penman.

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The Age

Bobridge claims second Glasgow cycling gold

Jack Bobridge defends his title in the men's 4000m individual pursuit with a second gold medal at the Commonwealth Games, while teammate Alex Edmondson gives his grandparents the credit for his silver medal.

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Newsday

Boy, 15, stabbed in Glasgow park

The boy was in an argument with his attacker in the play park in Brockburn Road, near to Levernside Crescent, in Pollok, at about 22:00 on Thursday.

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Sunday Herald

Golden moment: Fachie and MacLean win gold in para-cycling 1000m time trial

There was a first taste of Scottish gold in the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome as para-cyclist Neil Fachie and pilot Craig MacLean won the 1,000 metres time trial B2 tandem.

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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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