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Blessing Okagbare wins gold in women’s 100m

Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare set a new Commonwealth record of 10.85 seconds to win 100m gold breaking Debbie Ferguson’s 12-year record of 10.91 seconds.

In a field that had three Jamaicans in the final –Veronica Campbell-Brown, S. 54 more words

Blessing Okagbare


Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare Monday won Gold in the Women’s 100m at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games. Sporting golden hair-do, she beat Jamaica’s Veronica Campbell-Brown, Kerron Stewart and England’s Asha Phillip who came second, third and fourth respectively Okagbare’s time of 10.85 seconds marks a new Games record which also makes her the second fastest woman of all-time in World 100 metres. 11 more words


South Africa Upsets New Zealand for Sevens Gold in Commonwealth Games

South Africa’s rugby team (Reuters/Russell Cheyne)

By Michael Hann

(Reuters) – South Africa ended New Zealand’s dominance of the Commonwealth Games rugby sevens with a 17-12 victory at Ibrox Stadium on Sunday to win the gold medal. 216 more words


Pijetlović the best goalkeeper of the European Water Polo Championship - Crown of his career

Keeper of Serbian Water Polo team Gojko Pijetlovic awarded for the best ‘keeper in the European Championship in Hungary.

Serbian ‘keeper defended brilliantly throughout most of the… 74 more words


Silence is Golden

Truly golden, as in gold medal.

My blog silence over the past three months is due to a ridiculously heavy sewing load, leading up to both the regional and national championships for roller skating, my largest client base by far. 251 more words

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Stimpson ends the agony of missing out on London Olympics to bag Gold

England’s Jodie Stimpson clinched the first gold medal of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth games in the women’s triathlon  by using great character to come out on top at this intense event in Strathclyde Country Park. 311 more words


Team England & Team Scotland both have a great first day's medal haul at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games!

Team England top the medal table after day one of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, with 6 Gold medals and plenty of Silver & bronze medals and Scotland are in third spot in the medal table with 4 home Gold medals and 10 medals in total. 18 more words

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