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# athletics - Monday 13 December, 2010

Historic win for Irish U-23s in Portugal

Ireland’s young athletes took top honours in Portugal.

# athletics - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

When Derval met Roy: 'I'm the president, but more importantly I'm from Cork'

Never meet you heroes – unless your Derval O’Rourke and Roy Keane.

# athletics - Monday 25 October, 2010

Participation – and speed – records broken at Dublin Marathon Dublin Marathon

Participation – and speed – records broken at Dublin Marathon

In a field with record numbers, the course records in both the men’s and women’s Dublin Marathon are broken.

# athletics - Sunday 24 October, 2010

From The Daily Edge How 13,000 Dublin Marathon runners can avoid ‘The Wall’ Dublin Marathon

How 13,000 Dublin Marathon runners can avoid ‘The Wall’

An American engineer discovers how marathon runners – including the 13,000 in Dublin tomorrow – can avoid burnout.

# athletics - Saturday 16 October, 2010

Olympic ticket prices to range from £20.12 to £2012

London 2012 unveil “the daddy of all ticketing strategies”

# athletics - Friday 15 October, 2010

Third Nigerian sprinter fails Commonwealth Games doping test

After 100m ‘winner’ Damola Osayomi and hurdler Samuel Okon, now Folashade Abugan fails a steroid test.

# athletics - Wednesday 13 October, 2010

Indian athlete fails a drug test at Commonwealth games

Walker Rani Yadav becomes the third athlete suspended over doping after testing positive for Nandrolene.

# athletics - Monday 11 October, 2010

Commonwealth Games gold medallist fails drugs test

Nigeria’s Damola Osayomi – who won the women’s 100m – has tested positive for banned stimulants.

# athletics - Friday 8 October, 2010

Aussie sprinter takes gold only to be disqualified

Sally Pearson wins gold at the Commonwealth Games but is disqualified hours later after England protest.

# athletics - Thursday 7 October, 2010

Games swimmers hit by outbreak of stomach bug

The Commonwealth Games hit another snag: a fifth of English swimmers have an upset stomach and blame the pool.

# athletics - Wednesday 6 October, 2010

Track repairs continue as athletics events loom

Further woes for organisers of Games in Delhi as athletics track isn’t ready and hockey team made play in 80% humidity.

# athletics - Wednesday 29 September, 2010

From The Daily Edge Commonwealth Games unveil secret policing weapon... monkeys Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games unveil secret policing weapon... monkeys

Games officials enlist the help of Langur monkeys as problems with packs of wild monkeys grow.

# athletics - Tuesday 28 September, 2010

England Games accommodation ‘not perfect, but acceptable’

The first English athletes arrive at the Commonwealth Games accommodation having spent the weekend in hotels.

# athletics - Saturday 25 September, 2010

Commonwealth Games President says more work is needed

Mike Fennell says he has been encouraged by recent improvements but more work is needed.

# athletics - Friday 24 September, 2010

Scotland and New Zealand to participate in Games

Two countries confirm they will attend troubled Games as athletes begin to arrive.

NI athletes to decide on Commonwealth Games participation

Northern Ireland could withdraw from troubled Games, despite urging from all quarters to participate.

# athletics - Thursday 23 September, 2010

Delhi 'sorry' as Commonwealth Games crisis looms

The organising committee of the already ill-fated games apologises for the ‘collective failure’ over living conditions.

# athletics - Wednesday 22 September, 2010

Roof collapses at Commonwealth Games weightlifting venue Commonwealth Games This post contains videos

Roof collapses at Commonwealth Games weightlifting venue

A day after the Scottish team turns down the accommodation in Delhi, the roof collapses just 11 days before the games.

# athletics - Friday 10 September, 2010

Sofa Supporter: your guide to sport on TV this weekend

All the sport that’s fit to watch.