Commonwealth Games News
Manchester joins Birmingham, Liverpool in running for 2022 Commonwealth GamesManchester is confirmed as a potential host city for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, rivalling both Birmingham and Liverpool after Durban was stripped of its status.
Mar 15, 14:12
Sierra Leone sprinter living rough in LondonSierra Leone sprinter Jimmy Thoronka reveals that he has been living rough in London since the Commonwealth Games to avoid returning to his Ebola-hit homeland.
Mar 6, 17:15
Jo Pavey, Greg Rutherford win writers' awardsEuropean champions Jo Pavey and Greg Rutherford win the yearly British Athletics Writers' Association awards.
Nov 22, 10:24
Denise Lewis: 'British heptathlon is red hot'Gold-medal winning heptathlete Denise Lewis tells Sports Mole that competition in the event is "red hot" at the moment.
Aug 22, 21:58
Denise Lewis excited by upcoming English sprintersDenise Lewis tells Sports Mole that she is excited about the futures of England's young sprinters such as Adam Gemili, Jodie Williams, Bianca Williams and Asha Philip.
Aug 22, 18:21
Denise Lewis hails "outstanding" Jo PaveyDenise Lewis tells Sports Mole that she is "delighted" for the "outstanding" Jo Pavey following her 10,000m gold medal at the European Championships.
Aug 22, 17:09
Commonwealth medallist Gemma Gibbons out of World Judo ChampionshipsCommonwealth and Olympic silver medallist Gemma Gibbons will miss this month's World Judo Championships in Russia after picking up an ankle ligament injury.
Aug 12, 20:08
Prince William gives speech at Glasgow 2014 wrap partyPrince William delivers a speech to the people who helped deliver the Glasgow Commonwealth Games as a surprise guest at a wrap party.
Aug 8, 13:43
Usain Bolt draws in 8.4 million TV viewers at Commonwealth GamesUsain Bolt drew in the biggest TV audience of the Commonwealth Games on Saturday night, despite allegedly describing the event as a "bit shit".
Aug 6, 13:19
England's Ben Proud hoping to push on from Commonwealth Games successBen Proud is hopeful of adding to his two gold medals from the 2014 Commonwealth Games when he competes in two more swimming competitions this month.
Aug 5, 08:36
Australian steeplechaser Genevieve LaCaze invades stage during Kylie performanceAustralian steeplechase athlete Genevieve LaCaze invades the stage during Kylie Minogue's Commonwealth Games closing ceremony performance to celebrate her birthday.
Aug 4, 14:21
Glasgow 2014 helps raise £5m for children's charity UnicefGlasgow 2014 helped raise £5m for children's charity Unicef, Commonwealth Games chiefs reveal.
Aug 3, 23:52
Usain Bolt once more hints at retirementUsain Bolt says that he would like to be at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, but "maybe not as an athlete" as speculation over his future continues.
Aug 3, 23:36
England's Emma Pooley: 'Silver medal in women's road race was unexpected'Emma Pooley admits that she did not expect to win a medal in today's women's road race at the Commonwealth Games, but says that it was "nice to finish on a high".
Aug 3, 23:15
Two Indian Olympic officials arrested in GlasgowTwo Indian Olympic officials face charges after being arrested in Glasgow on Saturday night.
Aug 3, 22:52
Team England chef de mission "immensely proud" of athletesTeam England's chef de mission says that she is "immensely proud" of the country's athletes following their impressive Glasgow 2014 showing.
Aug 3, 22:27
Mike Hooper: 'Glasgow 2014 best Commonwealth Games ever'The chief executive of the Commonwealth Games Federation, Mike Hooper, says that Glasgow 2014 has been the "stand-out Games" in the history of the famous event.
Aug 3, 22:03
Wales's Frankie Jones named as 'outstanding athlete' of Glasgow 2014Frankie Jones of Wales is named as the 'outstanding athlete' of the 2014 Commonwealth Games after winning six medals in gymnastics.
Aug 3, 21:42
Adrian Grant: 'Squash doubles has been big success at Glasgow 2014'Adrian Grant believes that squash doubles at Glasgow 2014 has been a "big success" and says that the sports' competitors have shown 'what the sport can do'.
Aug 3, 21:30
Kate Richardson-Walsh 'honoured' to carry flag for England at closing ceremonyHockey player Kate Richardson-Walsh says that she is 'emotional and full of pride' after being selected as England's flag bearer for the closing ceremony of Glasgow 2014.
Aug 3, 21:10
England's Nick Matthew: "I'm happy with my week's work"England's Nick Matthew says that he is "happy with my week's work" having picked up a second squash medal at the Commonwealth Games.
Aug 3, 20:48
Russell Downing: 'Finishing fourth in men's road race is not too bad'Team England cyclist Russell Downing says that finishing in fourth place in today's men's road race at the Commonwealth Games is "not too bad".
Aug 3, 20:32
England's Scott Thwaites: 'Geraint Thomas deserved road race gold'Scott Thwaites admits that Geraint Thomas deserved his gold medal in today's men's road race at the Commonwealth Games after producing an "unbelievable" performance.
Aug 3, 20:16
Adrian Grant rues lack of luck in squash final lossTeam England's Adrian Grant feels that he and Nick Matthew were unlucky in their men's squash doubles loss at the Commonwealth Games.
Aug 3, 20:04
Nick Matthew: "We did ourselves proud"Team England squash player Nick Matthew feels that he and teammate Adrian Grant have lots to be proud of following their silver medal win at the Commonwealth Games.
Aug 3, 19:38
Usain Bolt to shift focus to 200mOlympic champion Usain Bolt reveals that he is planning to shift his focus towards the 200m rather than the 100m in future competitions.
Aug 3, 19:05
Jodie Williams "couldn't be happier" with Commonwealth Games debutTeam England sprinter Jodie Williams says that she "couldn't be happier" with her performance in her debut at the Commonwealth Games.
Aug 3, 18:45
Geraint Thomas to be Wales flagbearer in closing ceremonyTeam Wales select cycling gold medallist Geraint Thomas to be their flagbearer at the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Aug 3, 18:12
England's Scott Thwaites disappointed to miss out on silverEngland cyclist Scott Thwaites reveals that he is disappointed to miss out on a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games by a small margin to New Zealand's Jack Bauer.
Aug 3, 17:48
Geraint Thomas: "Winning is unbelievable"Wales cyclist Geraint Thomas admits that he is still in disbelief following his gold-medal win at the Commonwealth Games in the men's road race.
Aug 3, 17:07
England's Barry Middleton: 'We wanted to avenge penalty defeat'England hockey captain Barry Middleton admits that he is delighted to win bronze and avenge their defeat to New Zealand in the Commonwealth Games four years ago.
Aug 3, 16:52
Cyclist Lizzie Armitstead hails England teamworkLizzie Armitstead acknowledges the hard work of her teammates following her gold-medal triumph in the women's road race at the Commonwealth Games earlier today.
Aug 3, 15:43
Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour happy with "almost perfect" badminton displayScotland badminton player Kirsty Gilmour insists that finishing second in the women's singles competition at the Commonwealth Games was "almost perfect".
Aug 3, 13:36
Anna Mayes "absolutely gutted" with netball lossEngland's netball coach Anna Mayes expresses her disappointment after their bronze medal-match loss to Jamaica at the Commonwealth Games.
Aug 3, 11:57
Geva Mentor: 'Pressure took its toll'Geva Mentor believes that the physical nature of their medal-match with Jamaica affected England's netball side as they lost out on Commonwealth Games bronze.
Aug 3, 11:46
Usain Bolt delighted with Commonwealth GamesJamaican sprinter Usain Bolt explains how he has enjoyed the Commonwealth Games after helping his country win gold in the 4x100m relay on Saturday.
Aug 3, 10:23