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Diving: Tom Daley's coach Jane Figueiredo targets 'next level'

Great Britain diving star Tom Daley can reach the "next level" as he gears up for this summer's Commonwealth Games, according to his new coach.

Glasgow's Commonwealth Games organisers abandon tower block demolition

Glasgow's Commonwealth Games organisers have abandoned controversial plans to demolish city tower blocks as part of the opening ceremony amid fears the event could be hijacked into a "potential protest".

Glasgow meeting given one-off tax break to help attract athletics elite

International athletes competing at the Glasgow Grand Prix in July will be exempt from income tax.

Athletics: Glasgow to host Diamond League meeting

Glasgow will host a Diamond League meeting at Hampden just before the Commonwealth Games.

2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow to be celebration of sport and culture

Preparations for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow are well on course according to Scottish Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop.

Greg Rutherford considers 4x100m relay in Glasgow

Olympic long jump champion Greg Rutherford has not ruled out attempting to make the England 4x100m relay squad for next year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Commonwealth Games organisers hope Usain Bolt and Mo Farah will compete in Glasgow

Commonwealth Games organisers remain confident that Usain Bolt and Mo Farah will provide "stardust" in Glasgow next year.

British Athletics announce funding list with notable absentees

A number of Britain's most well-known track and field athletes have been stripped of their lottery funding, as British Athletics tighten their 'World Class Performance Programme' requirements.

2014 Commonwealth Games: Sir Chris Hoy excited as baton relay begins ahead of Glasgow

Sir Chris Hoy believes that the start of the baton relay from Buckingham Palace marks the 'final run in' ahead of next year's 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Jessica Ennis-Hill withdraws from Estonian event because of injury

Jessica Ennis-Hill has withdrawn from the heptathlon at the European Cup Combined Events Super League meeting in Tallinn this weekend because of her ankle injury.