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Bournemouth’s Geva Mentor strikes gold with England netball team … – Bournemouth Echo


Bournemouth Echo

Bournemouth's Geva Mentor strikes gold with England netball team ...
Bournemouth Echo
BOURNEMOUTH'S Geva Mentor watched her beloved Roses finally bloom and now wants world success to match Commonwealth Games gold. England had not played in a major netball final since 1975 but edged out hosts Australia and silenced a partisan home crowd ...

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Bournemouth’s Geva Mentor helps England reach Commonwealth Games netball final – Bournemouth Echo


Bournemouth Echo

Bournemouth’s Geva Mentor helps England reach Commonwealth Games netball final
Bournemouth Echo
BOURNEMOUTH’S Geva Mentor helped England dramatically reach the gold medal match at the Commonwealth Games. Jo Harten held her nerve to drain a last-second goal which guaranteed England a historic final place tomorrow. Tracey Neville’s Roses now play

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Who is Birmingham poet Amerah Saleh – Birmingham Live


Birmingham Live

Who is Birmingham poet Amerah Saleh
Birmingham Live
Some of Birmingham’s brightest young artists are performing as the city takes on the mantle of Commonwealth Games host from Gold Coast this weekend. Poet Amerah Saleh will perform a specially-commissioned short spoken word piece during the handover

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Dougie Fife won’t miss Commonwealth medal chance if Edinburgh clinch PRO14 play-offs – The Courier


The Courier

Dougie Fife won’t miss Commonwealth medal chance if Edinburgh clinch PRO14 play-offs
The Courier
The wing could have been forgiven for being wistful tomorrow morning when the Scotland 7s squad he was part of for two seasons go in search of a Commonwealth Games medal. But Fife was reclaimed by Richard Cockerill for Edinburgh and he’s grabbed the
Fife happy to be back with Edinburgh, but still feels the lure of the Gold CoastThe Offside Line

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Nottingham’s Annie Last wins first major title with Commonwealth Games gold – Nottingham Post


Nottingham Post

Nottingham’s Annie Last wins first major title with Commonwealth Games gold
Nottingham Post
There was a cycling one-two for England at the Commonwealth Games on Thursday as Nottingham’s Annie Last won the women’s mountain bike cross country race ahead of team-mate Evie Richards in Nerang. The England duo dominated the race, pulling clear on

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Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium in £70m revamp for 2022 games – BBC News


Birmingham Live

Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium in £70m revamp for 2022 games
BBC News
A £70m plan to expand Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium in time for the 2022 Commonwealth Games has been announced. The investment will boost the 40-year-old structure’s capacity from 12,700 to 40,000 and retain 20,000 seats after the event. The expansion
Commonwealth Games: Theresa May announces £70 million to transform Birmingham’s Alexander StadiumBirmingham Live

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