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Former 400 metres world champion Montsho tests positive for drugs at Glasgow 2014

By Nick Butler at the Main Press Centre in Glasgow

Amantle Montsho the 2011 world champion has become the second failed doping case of Glasgow 2014 ©Getty ImagesBotswana's former world 400 metre champion Amantle Montsho has become the second athlete to fail a doping test here at Glasgow 2014.

Headguards will not be reintroduced despite Glasgow 2014 problems, warn AIBA

By Nick Butler at the Main Press Centre in Glasgow

AIBA officials have insisted they will not reverse their decision to scrap headguards ©Getty ImagesA decision to scrap head guards in men's Olympic-style boxing will not be reversed, International Boxing Association (AIBA) officials warned here here today, claiming it would be "impossible to go back to the past and re-introduce them".

Bolt inspires Jamaica to relay record at Glasgow 2014

By Paul Osborne at Hampden Park in Glasgow

Usain Bolt brought home gold for Jamaica in the men's 4x100m relay ©Getty ImagesUsain Bolt was the star of the show here in Glasgow today as he ensured gold for Jamaica in the 4x100 metres relay with a Commonwealth Games record of 37.58sec.

England close as boxing kings in Glasgow as history-maker Adams leads way

By Gary Anderson at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow

Nicola Adams kisses her medal afer becoming the first ever women's Commonwealth Games boxing champion ©Getty Images Nicola Adams won the historic first women's boxing gold medal at a Commonwealth Games after emerging with a split decision victory over Northern Ireland's Michaela Walsh oon a day when five English fighters were crowned champions.

Australia come back from brink of defeat to retain Commonwealth Games hockey title

By Nick Butler at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre

Australia celebrate their sensational victory in the women's hockey final ©Getty ImagesAustralia sensationally avoided a huge shock at the Commonwealth Games here tonight, equalising with 11 seconds to go against England, before winning a penalty shoot-out.

Daley defends Commonwealth Games 10m platform title at Glasgow 2014

By Nick Butler in Glasgow

Tom Daley en route to a successful defence of his 10m platform title ©Getty ImagesEngland's Tom Daley successfully defended his Commonwealth Games 10 metre platform title tonight to bring the diving competition to a close at the Royal Commonwealth Pool in Edinburgh.

Old rivals to meet once again as England suffer heartbreak at Glasgow 2014

By Gary Anderson at the SECC Precinct in Glasgow

Heartbreak for England's netball team as they lose a fifth consecutive Commonwealth Games semi-final ©Getty Images In a dramatic last gasp finish here, New Zealand kept their quest for a third consecutive Commonwealth Games title on track but only just as Jodi Brown scored the winning goal with the last throw of the match to deny a heartbroken England in a thrilling match.

American basketball star Baker to auction off Sydney 2000 Olympic gold medal

By Gary Anderson

Sydney 2000 gold medal winner Vin Baker is auctioning off his Olympic medalVin Baker, part of the United States gold medal winning basketball team at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, is auctioning off his medal which has a starting price of $35,000 (£20,800/€26,000).

Nigeria celebrate powerlifting cleansweep at Glasgow 2014

By Nick Butler at the Clyde Auditorium in Glasgow

Abdulazeez Ibrahim celebrated one of four victories for Nigeria in powerlifting ©Getty ImagesAbdulazeez Ibrahim won the men's heavyweight competition here tonight to conclude a day of utter domination for Nigeria as they won all four gold medals available in the sport.
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