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England's Stimpson Claims First Gold At Commonwealth Games

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Sport

English triathlete Jodie Stimpson won the first gold medal of the Commonwealth Games to banish the pain of missing out on the London Olympics. Cana...

'It's All About Love' - That Barrowman Kiss Explained

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Sport

John Barrowman's gay kiss during the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony was scripted. The kiss between actor Barrowman and a kilted dancer was a "...

No-Go For Mo In Glasgow

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Sport

Mo Farah has pulled out of the Commonwealth Games. Team England announced the 31-year-old double Olympic and world champion, who was due to go for ...

F1 Boss Wolff Turns 'Totonator' After Bike Tumble

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Sport

Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff is still due to attend this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix despite sustaining a number of fractures in a cycling a...

Sri Lankan Cyclists Take A Trip - On The Motorway

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Sport

Four members of Sri Lanka's Commonwealth Games team sparked a police response after going for a ride down one of Scotland's busiest stretches of motor...

Remember This? Mexico Grand Prix Returns To F1

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Sport

The Mexico Grand Prix is to return to the Formula 1 calendar for the first time in 23 years, Bernie Ecclestone has said. The F1 boss confirmed to F...

Arsenal Players Practise Their American Accents.. Badly

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Sport

Arsenal head off to USA this summer for the club's first match to be held in the Big Apple against the New York Red Bulls. So, in true tourist ...

Your Day-By-Day Guide To The Commonwealth Games

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Sport

WEDNESDAY 23 JULY - opening ceremony starts at 2014 and features 3,000 cast members and 4,5000 athletes from the 71 competing nations. THURSDAY 24 ...

WATCH: Gerrard Quits International Football

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Sport

England captain Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from international football, the Football Association has said. The 34-year-old, who le...

Diver Tom Daley In 'Scary' Emergency Landing In Russia

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Sport

A plane carrying diver Tom Daley has had to make an emergency landing in Russia after "a technical issue". He and his partner Dustin Lance Black we...

WATCH: 'Short' Tennis Player Needs A Chair To Hug Winning Opponent

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Sport

Now 5'9" - or 175cm for younger readers - doesn't seem unduly short to us but in this day and age size often does really count for athletes. And fo...

LOOK: These Are The Players Rory McIlroy Must Match For Golfing Glory

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Sport

Rory McIlroy's victory in the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool gave the 25-year-old his third major title and completed three-quarters of the care...

LOOK: Golf Fans Take Good Old British Weather In Their Stride At The Open

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Sport

The predicted thunderstorms failed to materialise, but Rory McIlroy provided plenty of fireworks to take a stranglehold on the 143rd Open Championship...

LOOK: Hamilton's German GP Crash In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton feels Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg was handed "another gift" after a qualifying crash again put the Briton on the back foot in this ...

Hamilton Takes Early Initiative At German GP

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton spearheaded another one-two for Mercedes in practice, but Daniel Ricciardo is threatening to spoil the German manufacturing giant's par...

Tour De France Riders Pay Respects To Malaysian Airline Dead

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport

The Tour de France delayed the start of today's stage to hold a minute's silence in memory of those killed on the Malaysian Airlines plane that crashe...

Spurs Reveal New Kit Inspired By Club Legend Bill Nicholson

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport

Tottenham Hotspur have paid tribute to one of the most legendary players in the club's history in their new kit for the 2014-15 season. This year m...

Debuchy 'Perfect' Fit For Gunners, Says Wenger

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport

Manager Arsene Wenger is confident new Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy will fit right into his team's counter-attacking style - with more additions e...

Baby Joy For Olympian Jessica Ennis

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport

Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill has given birth to a baby boy. The 28-year-old, who won heptathlon gold at London 2012, announced on Twitter th...

LOOK: Rio Reunited With Harry

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport

Former England defender Rio Ferdinand has been reunited with his former boss Harry Redknapp after agreeing a one-year deal with London club, Queens Pa...

'It's The Biggest Club In The World' - Van Gaal's United Debut

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK Sport

Louis van Gaal labelled Manchester United the biggest club in the world as he addressed the media for the first time since taking over at Old Trafford...

Ozil Pays For Sick Children's Surgery With World Cup Cash

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK Sport

After initial reports that Mesut Ozil had donated his €300,000 World Cup winnings to the people of Gaza proved false, it turns out that the Arsenal ...

World Cup Winner Kroos Heads For The Bernebeu

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK Sport

Germany's World Cup winner Toni Kroos has joined Real Madrid from Bayern Munich. The 24-year-old midfielder has signed a six-year contract with the...

If Foxes Keep Scoring Like This, They Might Just Stay Up

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Sport

Leicester City join the Premiership this season with the usual predictions of ex-championship clubs finding it tough. But if they keep scoring goal...

WATCH: Poulter Gets Arsenal Send-Off For Open

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Sport

Most football clubs have their celebrity fans - and some are more authentic than others - but there's no doubting golfer Ian Poulter's allegiances. ...