Commonwealth Games 2014: day eight – live!
- Medal table: all the latest Glasgow 2014 standings
- Highlights and schedule for day eight of the Games
- Alex Dowsett wins gold in men’s individual time-trial
- Gymnast Max Whitlock wins third gold medal of Games
- Daniel Keatings wins pommel horse gold for Scotland
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Red Sox trade Jon Lester to Oakland Athletics in return for Yoenis Céspedes
- Jonny Gomes also to Athletics in blockbuster trade
- Move for popular left-hander Lester a surprise
Estimate well beaten as Cavalryman and Kieren Fallon win Goodwood Cup
• Queen’s mare flops on first run since morphine positive
• Winner will head to Australia for the Melbourne Cup
British girl takes on divers twice her age at Commonwealth Games
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Glasgow 2014: Alex Dowsett turns despair to delight for time-trial gold
• One of the most remarkable performances of the Games
• Margin of victory over Rohan Dennis more than 9sec
Tottenham Hotspur close in on deal for Sporting Lisbon’s Eric Dier
• English defender to move to White Hart Lane for fee of £4m
• David Hytner: who is the Englishman set to join Spurs?
Horse racing tips: Friday 1 August
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England spinner Moeen Ali gets Alastair Cook’s seal of approval
• Moeen took eight wickets in third Test against India
• MS Dhoni hints India will carry fight to spinner at Old Trafford
Eric Dier: who is the Englishman at Sporting Lisbon set to join Tottenham?
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Alex Dowsett: missing Tour de France spurred me on to Commonwealth gold
• England rider triumphs in individual time trial
• ‘I spent the whole month angry, so Games were a big target’
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Six men went to Moeen Ali but it does not mean England have a new Swann
The spinner was spectacularly successful during the third Test victory against India at the Ageas Bowl to cap a rewarding five days for the juggling England selectorsREAD MORE...
If boxing is reduced to knockout punches what sort of sport is it?
The new US venture, Big Knockout Boxing, is designed to encourage more knockouts, but do we want to support a sport that is set up to give it participants traumatic brain injuries?READ MORE...
England beat India in the third Test – as it happened
James Anderson bowled a brilliant opening spell and Moeen Ali completed a sixfer, as England ravaged India to level the series and win their first Test in 353 daysREAD MORE...
England beat India by 266 runs to secure first Test win in a year
• England 569-7dec & 205-4dec; India 330 & 178
• Alastair Cook’s team level five-Test series at 1-1
Talking Horses: best bets and latest news at Glorious Goodwood
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Marc Janko confirmed as Sydney FC's marquee signing
- Striker is captain of Austria
- Replaces Alessandro Del Piero
AFL should realise old coaches are beautiful coaches
A good player doesn’t necessarily make a good coach, and big clubs would do well to look at the talent and experience in the VFL
No stopping Germany as they reach another international final
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