03 August 2014 12:00 AM
Commonwealth Games 2014: Eilidh Child comes of age as silver in 400 metres hurdles suffices for Glasgow poster girl
31 July 2014 11:20 PM
There was no 'Liz McColgan moment' but Child did not let the occasion get the better of her
Commonwealth Games 2014: Botswana’s Nijel Amos leaves David Rudisha in the shade to triumph in 800m final
31 July 2014 11:00 PM
The king is not dead, just temporarily felled. The world record-holder will be back
30 July 2014 10:23 PM
27-year-old puts hamstring injury behind him to claim the gold medal
30 July 2014 09:58 PM
Dai Greene has jumped to the defence of fellow Welsh athletes, the hurdler Rhys Williams and 800m runner Gareth Warburton, insisting neither are drug cheats and called on authorities not to treat them too harshly.
30 July 2014 06:31 PM
Organisers of the Commonwealth Games sought to limit the long-term damage to the competition’s international reputation tonight after the world’s most famous athlete Usain Bolt was reported to have delivered a crushing verdict on his experience there and describing the sporting jamboree as “a bit shit”.
30 July 2014 10:50 AM
Jamaican sprint king had appeared to criticise the Glasgow Games
29 July 2014 11:39 PM
When Usain Bolt wins gold in the 100 metres, he has a penchant for treating himself to chicken nuggets. For Adam Gemili, silver in the Commonwealth Games meant celebrating with a protein shake and an ice bath.
29 July 2014 11:30 PM
Athlete produces the run of her life to finish second behind Faith Kibiegon in the 1500m
29 July 2014 06:01 PM
It is a unique bond they share: both fierce opponent and closest confidante. Yet forget the tragic curse of Cain and Abel, sibling rivalry appears to be spurring athletes on to new levels of success at the Commonwealth Games.
28 July 2014 05:21 PM
"If the leaders don’t ask us to change it, what are we supposed to do?" asks stadium official
27 July 2014 01:12 PM
Thousands of spectators braved the damp conditions to cheer on the athletes
27 July 2014 12:00 AM
27 July 2014 12:00 AM
Hannah England on Commonwealth Games 2014: I hope for a medal but the brutality of 1500m means it's reckless to think too far ahead
25 July 2014 06:08 PM
The Independent columnist is keen to add to her collection of medals in Glasgow
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