03 Aug Montsho fails drug test after CWG 400m final

Former world and Commonwealth champion Amantle Montsho has been provisionally suspended after failing a doping test following the women's 400m final at Glasgow 2014. The A sample of Botswana's Montsho, who finished fourth in the 29 July final, tested positive for banned stimulant methylhexaneamine. See full article...

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03 Aug Usain Bolt plans to bow out after 2017 Worlds

After gold medal-winning Commonwealth appearance, Jamaican said he hopes to add to his eight world outdoor titles. Usain Bolt confirmed he plans to be back for the next major event in Britain, the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London, before probably retiring. See full article HERE  ...

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03 Aug Steel beats Flanagan at Beach to Beacon

CAPE ELIZABETH, MAINE (02-Aug) -- At the 2013 TD Beach to Beacon 10-K, Great Britain's Gemma Steel finished second in 31:35.3, some twelve seconds behind winner Joyce Chepkirui. This year, the 28-year-old was not going to be denied, kicking stride for stride with American Olympic...

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03 Aug Emelia Gorecka: ‘I came to compete’

Team England long-distance runner Emelia Gorecka has insisted that she wanted to compete for medals at the Commonwealth Games, rather than use the trip to Glasgow as an experience. The 20-year-old has featured in her first senior championship in Scotland, but failed to reach the podium in the women's 5,000m final...

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02 Aug Sharp spends night before final in hospital.

Scotland’s Lynsey Sharp wins Commonwealth 800m medal despite spending night before final in hospital on a drip. After running all year with a gammy leg and scraping through to the 800m final as one of the fastest losers, the odds of Lynsey Sharp winning a medal on Friday...

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