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Silver stars: aileen and louise claim scotland's first medals of the games

Despite being a triple Paralympic gold medallist - winning gold in Athens in 2004, taking two more in Beijing in 2008, then silver and bronze in London 2012 - this was McGlynn's first appearance in the Commonwealth Games. She and her partner aren't ...
[Source: www.heraldscotland.com]

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Scotland celebrate first gold medal

One of Great Britain's most successful Paralympians, McGlynn has brought home medals from the past three Paralympic Games. The cyclist, who has a visual impairment, won a gold medal at Athens in 2004, and two golds at Beijing in 2008. At London 2012 ...
[Source: www.thecourier.co.uk]

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Medal for scottish para-cycling duo

One of Great Britain's most successful Paralympians, McGlynn has brought home medals from the past three Paralympic Games. The cyclist, who has a visual impairment, won a gold medal at Athens in 2004, and two golds at Beijing in 2008. At London 2012 ...
[Source: www.thecourier.co.uk]

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Glasgow 2014: silver a source of pride for mcglynn

As well as silver yesterday and in addition to her Athens success, she won two gold medals at the Beijing Olympics and was made an OBE five years ago. McGlynn could draw some comfort from the fact that it took someone over 20 years younger to beat her.
[Source: www.scotsman.com]

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Cochrane wins canada's 1st gold at commonwealth games

... Australia's David McKeon on the final lap Thursday to win the men's 400-metre freestyle for Canada's first gold medal on the first day of competition at the Games. The 25-year-old from Victoria broke his own Canadian record set at the 2008 Beijing ...
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Glasgow 2014: double silver delight for busy bath swimmer siobhan-marie o ...

"Siobhan put up a great fight and it bodes well for what she has left for the rest of the week," said Adlington, who won two gold medals at Beijing 2008. "She knows she's swimming well, that will give her confidence. She's had a great learning curve ...
[Source: www.bathchronicle.co.uk]

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Glasgow 2014: amelia maughan out to make big splash after dream return to ...

And she soon rediscovered the form which marked her out as one to watch before her break, winning two medals at last month's British Gas International Swimming Meet and earning call-ups to both Glasgow 2014 and the Youth Olympic Games in China.
[Source: www.bathchronicle.co.uk]

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Cwg 2014: abhinav bindra, heena sidhu look to start with a bang in shooting

Though he has, in his trophy cabinet, the ultimate prize all athletes dream of, Bindra has so far failed to win a individual gold medal in his pet event at the Commonwealth Games. If he can replicate the form that saw him clinch the top prize in ...
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Are scotland's boxers our best chance of medal glory at games?

The biggest threat to Taylor's chances will be India's titleholder Manoj Kumar, England's Tammer Tournament winner Samuel Maxwell, Cameroon's Beijing 2008 Olympian veteran Babou Mahaman Smaila and Mauritius' All Africa Games winner, technician ...
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Triathlete kirsten sweetland wins silver, canada's first medal of commonwealth ...

Sweetland's race to the podium closed the book — finally — on a dizzying bad-luck story that began when she missed out on qualifying for the 2008 Beijing Olympics and included suffering seven stress fractures and a torn plantar fascia. “We're talking ...
[Source: www.canada.com]

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