Team GB

Andre De Grasse on his return to racing, life after Usain Bolt

Andre De Grasse is healthy, fit and ready to race for the first time in nine months, though he cautions fans not to expect an immediate return to his …

Athletics

International Blind Sports Federation Judo Grand Prix: Britons win two medals

<b>Great Britain claimed two medals at the International Blind Sports Federation's Judo Grand Prix in Turkey.</b><p>Two-time Paralympic medallist Sam Ingram won silver in the -100kg category, losing to Georgia's Zviad Gogotchuri in the final.<p>Team-mate Elliot Stewart beat European champion Rovshan Safarov of …

United Kingdom

Rio 2016 Paralympics - 'Anything in this sport is possible'

by Richard Aspland on 11 Sep 2016<p><b>‘Sailing is forever.’ That’s not really a secret. Whether early or late entering the sport, you can still enjoy a</b> …

Sailing

Elbow will support The Rolling Stones at Cardiff's Principality Stadium

One of the UK's biggest bands has been announced as support to The Rolling Stones at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff this summer.<p>Multi-million …

Cardiff

Stage set for first Nacra 15 Worlds >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

Over sixty Nacra 15 youth teams representing 18 nations and four continents are preparing for the inaugural Nacra 15 World Championship, to be held …

Sailing

Five For Friday: Marathon

<i>Tatyana McFadden crosses the finish line to win the women's push rim wheelchair race at the 120th Boston Marathon on April 18, 2016 in Boston.</i><p>Tatyana …

Team USA

USA make splash in home World Series

The USA dominated the opening day of the World Para Swimming World Series in Indianapolis, USA, claiming 10 medals, including six golds, on Thursday …

Swimming

How to watch the London Marathon

The London Marathon airs live on NBCSN and streams commercial free for NBC Sports Gold “Track and Field Pass” subscribers on Sunday at 3:30 a.m. …

Winter Olympics

Bobsleigh champ Malcolm "Gomer" Lloyd remembered with award

<b>A trophy will be awarded in honour of a late British bobsleigh champion who had success in the 1970s and 1980s.</b><p>Soldier Malcolm "Gomer" Lloyd, from Penllergaer, Swansea, took part in four Winter Olympic games for Great Britain and coached seven other nations.<p>He was coach of the South Korean team …

News (Wales)

Jessica Long and Eleanor Simmonds debut in Indianapolis

The World Para Swimming season continues this weekend (19-21 April) with the second event of this season’s World Series in Indianapolis, USA.<p>This …

Swimming

Commonwealth Games a victim of unrealistic expectations: Daley Thompson

GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - The Commonwealth Games should be taken for what they are and expectations that every event is going to deliver top notch competition are unrealistic, athletics great Daley Thompson has told Reuters.<p>Considered by some an anachronism, the quadrennial Games for mainly …

Sports

Legendary Kiwi Para-athlete Rob Matthews dies aged 56

Other Sport<p>Legendary Kiwi Para-athlete Rob Matthews dies aged 56<p>Source:<p>One of the most successful Paralympic athletes the world has ever seen, Rob …

Sport (New Zealand)

The Olympic Games

This afternoon at Wembley Stadium the representative of Great Britain will take the Olympic Oath on behalf of 6,000 competitors before a great assembly, saying "We swear that we will take part in the Olympic Games in loyal competition, respecting the regulations which govern them and desirous of …

Olympics

Commonwealth Games day seven on the Gold Coast

BRANDON Starc has claimed family bragging rights from older brother and Australian pace bowler Mitchell Starc, winning the high jump gold medal at …

Sport (Australia)

49er Champions on a mission: We speak to Dylan Fletcher Stu Bithell

49er Champions on a mission: We speak to Dylan Fletcher & Stu Bithell<p><b>2017 was a huge year for the British Sailing Team's Dylan Fletcher and Stu</b> …

Sailing

Smithsonian moves ahead on collaboration with London museum

The Smithsonian’s board of regents on Monday unanimously approved a plan to collaborate with the Victoria and Albert Museum to present exhibitions in a space under development in East London.<p>Secretary of the Smithsonian David J. Skorton said he would travel to London next month for an event hosted …

Lifestyle

2018 from April 16 - Associated Press Of Pakistan

LONDON, Apr 10 (APP):The United Kingdom (UK) will host the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018, commencing from April 16, in London and …

United Kingdom

NI teen Rhys McClenaghan upstages Olympic champion to pommel horse gold

PEERLESS on the pommel for over three years, double Olympic champion Max Whitlock was dramatically upstaged by Northern Ireland 18-year-old Rhys …

Sport (N. Ireland)

Australia's 470 winners Belcher and Ryan awarded Princess Sofia Trophy

<b>Australia's world champions Mat Belcher and Will Ryan, outstanding winners of a strong, competitive 470 class, were awarded the Princesa Sofia</b> …

United Kingdom

More medals for Team Scotland on Day 4 of the Commonwealth Games

It was gold for Scotland in the both the pool and on the green as homegrown athletes claimed more podium places on Day 4 on the Gold Coast.<p>In the …

Lifestyle (UK)

Highlights on day 10 of Commonwealth Games | Reuters

GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Highlights on day 10 of the Commonwealth Games on Saturday (times GMT):<p>Diving - Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games - Men's 10m Platform Medal Ceremony - Optus Aquatic Centre - Gold Coast, Australia - April 14, 2018. Gold medalist Domonic Bedggood of Australia. …

Athletics

Princes Sofia Trophy: Giles Scott wins Finn gold and Britain claim four silvers

<b>Olympic champion Giles Scott secured Finn class gold and Great Britain won four silver medals on the final day of the Princess Sofia Trophy in Majorca.</b><p>Scott had already built an unassailable 29-point lead on Friday before coming fifth in Saturday's medal race.<p>It is the third straight win for the …

United Kingdom

It's a family affair for golden boy McClenaghan

Tracy and Danny McClenaghan, parents of pommel horse gold medallist Rhys, are still in disbelief after the Newtownards teenager won Northern Ireland's first medal at the games.<p>McClenaghan, 18, beat Olympic champion Max Whitlock to the gold medal, with his parents reflecting on his his dedication …

Sport (N. Ireland)

New Zealand Sailors Claim Three Medals In Palma

New Zealand sailors made a successful start to the European season, winning three medals at the Princess Sofia regatta in Palma, the third-most of …

Top 10

How Olympic golf fields would look today

With it being Masters week and the Olympic golf qualifying process remaining largely the same, according to Golf Channel, who would make the …

Golf

Commonwealth Games: How Anglesey's Gareth Evans struck gold

<b>Curled up in a ball in a sports hall in Australia, Welsh weightlifter Gareth Evans looked like a man crippled with nerves.</b><p>Moments earlier, the 31-year-old powerhouse hoisted 299kg (47st) above his shoulders and was within touching distance of claiming his first-ever Commonwealth Games gold …

News (Wales)

Chester rowing coach scoops award win

A SCHOOL rowing stalwart has been honoured for his oar-some dedication to the sport.<p>Richard Cox, chairman of Queen’s Park High School Rowing Club in …

Chester, UK

2 Volleyballers Carry Flags at Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony

Miller Pata (left) and her partner Linline Matauatu will represent Vanuatu at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Archive Photo via FIVB<p>Warmup matches are …

Volleyball

Commonwealth Countdown: Pascoe Back To Breast In Women’s Para-Events

By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam 2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES• Thursday, April 5th – Tuesday, April 10th (swimming)<br>• Optus Aquatic Centre, Gold Coast, …

Paralympics

2018 Players’ Championship: Women’s Teams

<b>MEN’S TEAMS | WOMEN’S TEAMS</b><p>TEAM CAREY<p><b>CALGARY, AB</b> | Chelsea Carey captured her first career Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling title at the Meridian …

Curling