Disappointing defeat for hockey women

02 August 2014

The New Zealand women’s hockey team bowed out of gold medal contention in disappointing circumstances today, losing a penalty shootout to England at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre.

Villumsen's time in the sun

01 August 2014

Not for the first time, it was cycling’s day at the Commonwealth Games, with a brilliant gold medal to Linda Villumsen in the road time trial and two other top five finishes.

Gymnast among the medals

01 August 2014

David Bishop won one of New Zealand’s rare Commonwealth Games gymnastics medals in the floor final today.

Silver for bowlers

31 July 2014

New Zealand went oh so close to picking up a gold medal in the para open triples bowls final at Kelvingrove today.

Villumsen's gold - at last

31 July 2014

After so many near misses, Linda Villumsen finally won a major race when she outclassed the strong women’s road time trial field in Glasgow today.

Adams leads the way

31 July 2014

With four days of competition remaining, New Zealand has already equalled its medal haul from four years ago in Delhi, after another hugely successful day in Glasgow.

Second silver for Stan

31 July 2014

Heavyweight weightlifter Stan Chalaev won his second consecutive Commonwealth Games silver medal after an exciting contest in the Clyde Auditorium.

Three in a row for Adams

31 July 2014

Valerie Adams was well below her best, but still won the women’s shot put gold medal with a bit to spare at Hampden Park Stadium tonight.

Adams first to 600 - of course!

31 July 2014

In the end it came down to a race between two of the more physically imposing members of the New Zealand team – shot putter Valerie Adams and heavyweight weightlifter Stanislav Chalaev.

Bronze for weightlifter

31 July 2014

Aucklander Tracey Lambrechs grabbed a bronze medal in the women’s 75kg-plus weightlifting today.

Two bronzes to wrestlers

31 July 2014

Tayla Ford and Sam Belkin won wrestling bronze medals for today, lifting New Zealand’s Commonwealth Games medal count to 33.

Hockey women dominate

31 July 2014

The New Zealand women’s hockey team cemented top spot in their pool by demolishing Canada 6-0 today. They have earned themselves a semi-final match against the improving England team on Friday.