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Commonwealth Games

Dan Rivers with his gold medal

Outsider Dan was confident of his chances

Ben Watson (left) and Dan Rivers at St Birinus

Commonwealth medal heroes go back to school

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Gilkes masterminds bowls joy

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Gilkes masterminds bowls joy

Zoe Shipperley with her silver medal

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Shipperley finds a silver lining in final heartache

Nathan Douglas

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Douglas's medal dream dashed by back injury

Zoe Shipperley

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: It's silver agony for Shipperley and England

Ben Watson

Commonwealth Games: Brilliant bronze for Didcot's Ben Watson

Zoe Shipperley

Commonwealth Games: Dream comes true for Shipperley

Dan Rivers celebrates with his gold medal

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: It's Rivers of gold for Dan

Ben Watson

Commonwealth Games: Watson aiming to lift crown

Hannah England looks dejected as Laura Weightman celebrates silver

Commonwealth Games: England pays price for lack of finishing power

Commonwealth Games: Fox frustrated as hockey team lose

Commonwealth Games: Fox frustrated as hockey team lose

Head in hands: Lawrence Clarke

Commonwealth Games: Clarke trails in last

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: July 29 live action

Live COMMONWEALTH GAMES: July 29 live action

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Shooter Rivers strikes gold

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Shooter Rivers strikes gold

Daniel Hooker reacts after finishing seventh

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Hooker's happy Hampden memories

Hannah England (second left) crosses the line in fourth to qualify for tonight’s 1500m final, with Kenya’s Hellen Obiri taking victory

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Buoyant England elated at securing spot in final

Lawrence Clarke goes in the 110m hurdles today

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Clarke sets sights on hurdling glory

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: July 28 live action

Live COMMONWEALTH GAMES: July 28 live action

Hannah England

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: England reaches 1,500m final

Matt French shows off his silver medal

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: French rues just missing out on gold medal

Hannah England runs for England today

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: England ready to launch bid

Matt French won silver for England in double-trap shooting

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Oxford's Matt French wins shooting silver medal

Dan Rivers

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: It's bronze for Rivers

Dan Rivers

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Rivers reaches final with record score

Emma Batten (left), from Wales and England’s Zoe Shipperley, both of whom have Oxfordshire connections, are all smiles after yesterday’s opening match

HOCKEY: Shipperley on a high as England start with win

John Paul

CYCLING: John Paul suffers early exit

Oxfordshire hope Lawrence Clarke

ATHLETICS: Clarke keeping focused for Glasgow

Hannah England (right) races against teammate Emma Jackson in the 800m final at Delhi 2010. England finished fifth, but is just running her preferred 1,500m distance this time

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: England out to shine on national service

Dan Rivers has his sights set on a final spot at Glasgow 2014

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Chance encounter set Rivers on course

Triple jumper Nathan Douglas was fourth at Delhi 2010

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Douglas delight

Matt French

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Buoyant French's medal tilt

Ben Moreau

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Blues are set to run

John Paul

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Paul's back on track

Zoe Shipperley

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Shipperley heads up Oxon trio

Ben Watson

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Watson's targeting top five

Tom Mitchell

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Mitchell eyes up title bid

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: James in final aim

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: James in final aim

Lawrence Clarke

ATHLETICS: Clarke feels ready for bold bid

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