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Sri Lanka's Delhi Games champion fails drugs test

COLOMBO - Sri Lankan bantamweight boxer Manju Wanniarachchi has tested positive for the banned steroid nandrolone and is set to lose his nation's first Commonwealth Games gold medal in seven decades.

25 Oct 2010
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Govt to fine Emaar JV over Games village delay - DDA

NEW DELHI - The Indian joint venture of Dubai's Emaar Properties will be penalised for delay and defects in construction of the Commonwealth Games village, a spokeswoman for the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) said.

21 Oct 2010
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Delhi Games corruption charge stirs politics

NEW DELHI - The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday accused the government of corruption surrounding the just-finished Commonwealth Games, saying it would stall parliament next month unless an impartial probe was ordered.

19 Oct 2010
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Nigerian sprinter Abugan stripped of two medals for doping

NEW DELHI - Nigerian sprinter Folashade Abugan has been stripped of two Commonwealth Games silver medals after testing positive for a banned stimulant, the Games Federation said on Friday.

15 Oct 2010
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Delhi Games organisers welcome probe into irregularities

NEW DELHI - Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi has promised full support to a panel set up to investigate allegations of graft and mismanagement that plagued the recent Commonwealth Games.

16 Oct 2010
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Best quotes from the 19th Commonwealth Games

NEW DELHI - A selection of quotes from the Delhi Commonwealth Games, which closed on Thursday.

15 Oct 2010
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Delhi hits some highs but long-term problem remains

NEW DELHI - After a pre-event crisis and the organisational blunders of the first few days made way for a fine festival of sport, Delhi will perhaps be remembered as the Commonwealth Games that were not as bad as expected.

15 Oct 2010
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Problem-solving Delhi praised as Games close

NEW DELHI - Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief Michael Fennell thanked India for an outstanding event after a song and dance filled closing ceremony brought a smooth end to a sometimes chaotic Delhi Games on Thursday.

14 Oct 2010
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INTERVIEW - Glasgow organisers to make athletes main focus

NEW DELHI - Athletes will be the focus of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow to ensure that big names do not opt out of the event as they did in Delhi, chief executive of the Scottish city's organising committee John Scott has said.

15 Oct 2010
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Final medal table at 19th Commonwealth Games

REUTERS - Final medal table at the 19th Commonwealth Games, which closed in Delhi on Monday.

14 Oct 2010

REUTERS SHOWCASE

CWG 2010 Probe

CWG 2010 Probe

Delhi Games organisers welcome probe into irregularities.  Full Article 

India & Games

India & Games

Commonwealth Games "a metaphor" for investing in India.  Full Article 

Games Close

Games Close

Delhi hits some highs but long-term problem remains.  Full Article | Slideshow 

Nigerian sprinter Abugan stripped of two medals for doping

Doping Loss

Nigerian sprinter Abugan stripped of two medals for doping   Full Article 

Golds for India

Golds for India

Glimpses of India's gold haul at the Games.  Slideshow 

Best quotes from the 19th Commonwealth Games.

Games Quotes

Best quotes from the 19th Commonwealth Games.  Full Article 

Inspiring Youngsters

Inspiring Youngsters

Sport must leave comfort zone to inspire, says Sebastian Coe.  Full Article