Robin Scott-Elliot

Robin Scott-Elliot is a Sports News Correspondent for The Independent.

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Sir Bradley Wiggins in contemplative mood during training this week

Commonwealth Games 2014: Sir Bradley Wiggins goes back to the track hoping to resurrect his future

The bell is beginning  to toll on his career and he needs to find a way  to ring it out on a high

Commonwealth Games 2014: Ten world stars to light up Glasgow

Some of the greats from the 2012 Olympics are back in Britain while new names are ready to shine. Robin Scott-Elliot assesses who to watch for

England’s team pursuit squad, including Bradley Wiggins, train in the Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow in preparation for the Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games 2014: It ain’t London 2012, but Glasgow aims to go ‘with a roar’

Organisers promise ‘best ever’ Games while Brits ponder prospect of racing team-mates

Katie Archibald could win cycling medals on road and track for Scotland

Commonwealth Games 2014: Mo Farah, Adam Gemili and 13 other home hopes to watch in Glasgow

We pick out the athletes from the United Kingdom to keep an eye on over the next fortnight

Commonwealth Games 2014: Day-by-day guide to the highlights in Glasgow

Every event worth watching, including Mo Farah and Usain Bolt

Katarina Johnson-Thompson

Commonwealth Games 2014: Katarina Johnson-Thompson will not take part in Glasgow

The heptathlete has a foot injury, leaving her 'absolutely devastated'

Wimbledon 2014: End may be in sight but the old guard refuse to go down without a fight

Tennis truly has its golden generation right now

Judy Murray had the perfect alibi when she was asked if she could explain Andy’s supposed outburst during his defeat by Grigor Dimitrov

Wimbledon Diary: Wind of change turns storm force as Alicia follows sister Hurricane

A quarter-final place in the girls’ singles was secured by Tornado Black, sister of Hurricane. Great things are forecast for both, although Michael Fish doesn’t think either will cause any trouble. The names were carefully chosen by their mother, who comes armed with a marketing degree, to attract attention (it’s working) – Black was originally Alicia but the Tornado was added when she first showed promised at tennis and mother made sure it stuck. Hurricane was always Hurricane.

Maia Lumsden is through to the third round of the girls’ singles

Wimbledon Diary: Judy Murray has other irons in the fire this year

Silver linings for Judy Murray: Jamie is still going in the mixed doubles and Maia Lumsden, her next Scottish big thing, is alive and kicking in the juniors. Murray Snr partnered the Australian Casey Dellacqua into the third round of the mixed doubles while Lumsden, the 16-year-old Glaswegian wild card who trains in Spain as a young Andy Murray once did, is through to the third round of the girls’ singles.

Canada's Eugenie Bouchard celebrates winning her women's singles quarter-final match against Germany's Angelique Kerber

Wimbledon 2014: Eugenie Bouchard marches on with victory over Angelique Kerber

Kerber had less time to recover after playing Maria Sharapova yesterday

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