Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

Images from Tuesday's competition at the Commonwealth Games

More than 6,500 athletes and officials from 71 countries compete in Glasgow

1 of 21

Sycerika McMahon of Northern Ireland is seen underwater as she takes the start for the women's 400m Freestyle heats during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014.

STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

2 of 21

Kenneth To of Australia is seen underwater as he swims in the men's 4x100m Medley Relay heats during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014.

STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

3 of 21

Omar Tafail of England, below, wrestles with Ebikweminomo Welson of Nigeria during an FS 57kg quarter-final match at the Scottish Exhibition Conference Centre during the Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland, Tuesday July 29, 2014.

Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP

4 of 21

Nigeria's Blessing Onyebuchi, left, competes against Canada's Erica Wiebe in a women's Freestyle 75 kg wrestling match at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014.

JIM YOUNG/REUTERS

Story continues below advertisement

5 of 21

India's Amit Amit Kumar (top) throws South Africa's Bokang Masunyane during the Men's Freestyle 57 kg Wrestling quarter-finals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014.

JIM YOUNG/REUTERS

6 of 21

Ashley Lau of Singapore competes during her floor routine during the women's team gymnastics final at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014.

PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

7 of 21

Kent Pieterse of Australia competes on the vault during the men's gymnastics team final at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014.

PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

8 of 21

England's Max Whitlock in action as he competes on the High Bar during the Men's Artistic Gymnastic's Team Final and Individual Qualification events at the SSE Hydro stadium, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, Tuesday July 29, 2014.

Dominic Lipinski/AP

9 of 21

Georgina Hockenhull of Wales performs on the beam during the women's gymnastics team final at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014. Picture taken with multiple exposure function.

PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

10 of 21

Australia's Sean O'Hara performs on the high bar during the men's team qualifying session in the gymnastics competition at the Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014, in Glasgow, Scotland, Tuesday July 29, 2014.

Scott Heppell/AP

11 of 21

Canada's Catharine Pendrel races to gold in the women's cross-country event at Cathkin Braes mountain bike trails at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

Andrew Vaughan/THE CANADIAN PRESS

12 of 21

Canada's Pierre-Luc Theriault prepares to play a return to Uganda's Gilton Chelibe Charlotte in the Men's Table Tennis singles at the Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014, Glasgow, Scotland, Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

Peter Morrison/AP

13 of 21

Cameroon's Gervais Tsoaoule Mpazambe competes in the Men's Long Jump qualifications at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014.

SUZANNE PLUNKETT/REUTERS

14 of 21

England's Jessica Taylor jumps during the Women's Heptathlon jumping competition at Hampden Park Stadium during the Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland, Tuesday July 29, 2014.

Frank Augstein/AP

15 of 21

Kenya's Tera Kiplangat competes in the Men's Long Jump qualifications at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland July 29, 2014.

SUZANNE PLUNKETT/REUTERS

16 of 21

South Africa's Rushwahl Samaai competes in the Men's Long Jump qualifications at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland July 29, 2014.

SUZANNE PLUNKETT/REUTERS

17 of 21

England's Jessica Taylor competes in the Women's Heptathlon High Jump at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014.

SUZANNE PLUNKETT/REUTERS

18 of 21

Mauritius' Guillaume Thierry competes in the Men's Decathlon Pole Vault at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, July 29, 2014.

SUZANNE PLUNKETT/REUTERS

19 of 21

Efe Ajagba of Nigeria, right, throws a punch at Paul Schafer of South Africa during their super-heavyweight boxing bout at the Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014, in Glasgow, Scotland, Tuesday, July, 29, 2014.

Alastair Grant/AP

20 of 21

New Zealand's Alexis Pritchard, left, competes with Dominica's Valerian Spicerin in the women's light 57-60Kg weight at the SECC, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

Peter Byrne/ap

21 of 21

Ugandan Mike Sekabembe competes with Ghana's Haruna Osumanu, not pictured, in the men's Super Heavy Weight +91Kg weight at the SECC, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

Peter Byrne/ap

Report an error
Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Thank you!

You are now subscribed to the newsletter at

You can unsubscribe from this newsletter or Globe promotions at any time by clicking the link at the bottom of the newsletter, or by emailing us at privacy@globeandmail.com.