Commonwealth Games 2014 - Day one recap

05:28, Jul 25 2014
Andrea Hewitt and Nicky Samuels
Andrea Hewitt (left) and Nicky Samuels make their way through the transition zone during the women's triathlon.
Andrea Hewitt
Andrea Hewitt (nearest camera) leaps off the starting block with the rest of the women's triathlon field.
Andrea Hewitt
Andrea Hewitt in action during the swim stage of the women's triathlon.
Eddie Dawkins
Eddie Dawkins was the second-fastest during men's sprint qualifying and later advanced to the quarterfinals.
Darnica Manuel
New Zealand's Darnica Manuel (in white) in action against Scotland's Stephanie Inglis in the women's 57kg judo division.
Chanel Kavanagh
New Zealand's Chanel Kavanagh (in white) gets the better of Barbados' Onoh-Obasi Okey in the women's 48kg judo quarterfinals.
Sam Webster
Sam Webster was impressive in beating Scotland's Callum Skinner in the men's sprint first round.
Eddie Dawkins
Eddie Dawkins stormed into the men's sprint quarters, beating Olympic gold medalist Jason Kenny.
NZ pursuit team
The NZ pursuit team in action in qualifying at the Sir Chris Hoy velodrome.
Kate Jenner
Australia's Kate Jenner (right) effectively tackles Malaysia's Rabiatul Mohamed during their group match.
Women's lawn bowls
Canadian and English lawn bowlers study the head during their women's fours action.
Michelle Chan
Kiwi Michelle Chan in action during women's badminton singles against Geurnsey's Elena Johnson.
The Queen
Queen Elizabeth II, with Prince Philip sitting to her right, shares a laugh with spectators during the England women's hockey match against Wales.
NZ sprint team
The New Zealand men's sprint team of Ethan Mitchell, Sam Webster and Eddie Dawkins set a new Commonwealth Games record in qualifying and then again in the gold medal ride to beat England.
Lauren Boyle gallery
Kiwi swimmer Lauren Boyle on her way to finishing fourth in the women's 200m freestyle final.
Lauren Boyle
Kiwi swimmer Lauren Boyle after finishing fourth in the women's 200m freestyle final on the opening day of the Commonwealth Games.
Samantha Lucie-Smith
Samantha Lucie-Smith after swimming for New Zealand in the women's 4 x 100m freestyle relay final.
Sprint team gallery
Sam Webster, Ethan Mitchell and Eddie Dawkins celebrate winning gold in the final of the men's team sprint race in Glasgow.
Pursuit team
Marc Ryan, Pieter Bulling, Dylan Kennett and Shane Archbold celebrate after taking the bronze medal in the final of the men's 4000m team pursuit.
Amelia Coleman
New Zealand's Amelia Coleman in action with the ribbon during the rhythmic gymnastics competition.
Nick Haig
Nick Haig (left) celebrates Phil Burrows' goal in the Black Sticks' 3-1 victory over Canada in Group B.

Aaron Lawton and Tony Smith provided live updates on all the action involving New Zealanders at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow today.

Click back to see how we fared in the pool, what Valerie Adams is saying on Twitter and how Gisborne's Darcina Manuel won a bronze medal in judo. 

 

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