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Highlights on final day of the Commonwealth Games

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 7:08am
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Highlights on final of the Commonwealth Games on Sunday (times GMT):

Motor racing: Gasly comes back down to earth with a bump

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 6:43am
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Pierre Gasly's Bahrain Grand Prix heroics were a distant memory in China on Sunday after he was penalized for colliding with Toro Rosso team mate Brendon Hartley.

Hamilton takes a record but still in no-man's land

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 6:08am
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Four times world champion Lewis Hamilton set a Formula One record of 28 successive scoring finishes on Sunday but was in no mood for celebrating.

Motor racing: Verstappen accepts blame for collision with Vettel

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 5:10am
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Red Bull's Max Verstappen accepted blame for a Chinese Grand Prix collision with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel on Sunday but rejected a suggestion that he might need to calm down his driving style.

Pass master Ricciardo celebrates surprise victory in China

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 4:17am
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Daniel Ricciardo made a string of thrilling overtaking moves to snatch a surprise Chinese Grand Prix victory on Sunday after a safety car strategy gamble by his Red Bull team paid off handsomely.

Valued and included, Para integration a big hit on Gold Coast

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 4:10am
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - The beaming smile on the face of James Arnott said everything about what winning an athletics medal at the XXI Commonwealth Games meant to him.

New Zealand strike double gold in rugby sevens

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 1:31am
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Etene Nanai-Seturo and Regan Ware scored first half tries to ensure New Zealand regained the Commonwealth Games men's rugby sevens gold with a 14-0 victory over Fiji, while a sensational Kelly Brazier effort gave their women a maiden title.

Sensational Brazier try gives NZ women rugby sevens gold

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 1:01am
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - New Zealand's Kelly Brazier ran almost 60 meters to score in the corner in sudden-death extra time to beat Olympic champions Australia 17-12 and clinch the first Commonwealth Games women's sevens gold medal at Robina Stadium in Gold Coast on Sunday.

Chong Wei bows out with third singles gold

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 11:43pm
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Malaysia's badminton king Lee Chong Wei was pushed all the way by world number one Kidambi Srikanth but prevailed 19-21 21-14 21-14 to bring the curtain down on his Commonwealth Games career with a third men's singles gold medal on Sunday.

Highlights on day 11 of the Commonwealth Games

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 9:51pm
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Highlights on day 11 of the Commonwealth Games on Sunday (times GMT):

Hawkins collapse overshadows men's marathon

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 9:11pm
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - The final day of the Commonwealth Games was marred when Scottish athlete Callum Hawkins was left without medical attention on the marathon course after collapsing in brutal heat during the last event of the athletics program.

Highlights on day 11 of Commonwealth Games

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 8:50pm
GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Highlights on day 11 of the Commonwealth Games on Sunday (times GMT):

Champion Johnson battles into Houston final

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 7:07pm
(Reuters) - Defending champion Steve Johnson beat Taylor Fritz 7-5 6-7(4) 6-2 at the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship in Houston on Saturday to set up a final showdown against Tennys Sandgren, who earlier beat evergreen Croatian Ivo Karlovic.

Poulter grabs one-stroke lead at Hilton Head

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 5:53pm
(Reuters) - England's Ian Poulter extended his recent run of form with a four-under-par 67 on Saturday that gave him a one-stroke lead heading into the final round of the RBC Heritage in South Carolina.

Gatlin-Coleman team cruise to year's fastest 4x100m relay

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 5:51pm
(Reuters) - World champion Justin Gatlin and his team mates sped to the year's fastest 4x100 metres relay on Saturday, clocking 38.08 seconds at the Tennessee Relays in Knoxville.

Jazz can beat anyone in NBA playoffs: Jerebko

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 3:14pm
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Having made it all the way to the Eastern Conference finals with former club Boston Celtics a year ago, sharp-shooting Swede Jonas Jerebko has told Reuters his Utah Jazz team fear no-one as the NBA playoffs get under way this weekend.

Golf: Elvira cuts Dunne's lead to one ahead of Spanish Open finale

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 1:36pm
MADRID (Reuters) - Irishman Paul Dunne still leads the way in the Spanish Open but will face stiff competition on the final day from Nacho Elvira and world number four Jon Rahm after the two home favorites each carded six under on day three.

Horse racing-Tiger Roll wins Grand National in photo finish

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 12:07pm
(Reuters) - Ireland's Tiger Roll won the English Grand National in a photo finish from Pleasant Company at Aintree on Saturday.

Motor racing: Bird wins first Rome ePrix after Rosenqvist crashes

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 12:00pm
ROME (Reuters) - Britain's Sam Bird won Formula E's first race in Rome on Saturday to move up to second in the all-electric series after seven rounds.

Equestrian: Queen of dressage Werth retains World Cup title

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 11:01am
PARIS (Reuters) - Six-times Olympic champion Isabell Werth retained her dressage World Cup title after a flawless ride on Weihegold OLD on Saturday.

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CHARLESTON — Charley Lee Williams, age 64, passed away at his home Tuesday, April 17.