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Commonwealth Games: England coast to 4x100m relay double

England produced a golden start to the final day of competition on the track at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, with both the men’s and women’s 4x100m relay teams finishing top of the podium. The men’s line-up of Reuben Arthur, Zharnel Hughes, Richard Kilty and Harry Aikines Aryeetey – unchanged from the heats – crossed…
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Leap of Glory: Luvo Manyonga smashes Games record to win gold for South Africa

Competing at the Commonwealth Games had been on Luvo Manyonga’s bucket list, and the South African world champion made the most of the occasion by breaking the Games record to gain gold in a high-class competition. Australia’s Henry Frayne, receiving strong home support and fresh from his own Games record-breaking jump in qualifying, had leapt…
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Gold Coast 2018: Kathryn Mitchell beats Commonwealth Games javelin record

Not only did Kathryn Mitchell succeed fellow Australian Kim Mickle as Commonwealth javelin champion, but the 35-year-old beat her Games record by three metres with 68.92m. Mitchell placed sixth, fifth and fourth in her three previous Games, but sealed victory on the Gold Coast with a mighty first round effort which also beat her own…
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