Commonwealth Games

Glasgow 2014 volunteers donating life-size Clyde statue to children's hospital

By Zjan Shirinian

A life-size statue of Glasgow 2014 mascot Clyde is being donated to the Royal Hospital for Sick Children ©Glasgow 2014 Ltd via Getty ImagesA life-size statue of Glasgow 2014 mascot Clyde is being donated to a children's hospital.

Top rugby official appointed new chairman of Commonwealth Games England

By Gary Anderson

Ian Metcalfe has been named as the new chairman of Commonwealth Games England ©Getty ImagesFormer England rugby international Ian Metcalfe has been announced as the new chairman of Commonwealth Games England (CGE).

Welsh Glasgow 2014 medallists set to receive commemorative medals

By Paul Osborne

Welsh medal winners set to receive commemorative medals in honour of their performances at last months Commonwealth Games ©Getty ImagesWelsh medal winners from the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games are set to receive commemorative medals in honour of their performances.

Exclusive: Edmonton committed to staging Commonwealth Games again, even if they do not get 2022

By Emily Goddard

Edmonton 2022 chairman Reg Milley has said the Canadian city will bid again for the Commonwealth Games if it fails to secure the hosting rights for the 2022 event ©WikipediaEdmonton have claimed they will immediately bid again for the Commonwealth Games if the city fails to secure the hosting rights for the 2022 event.

Edmonton 2022 unveils plans for each Commonwealth nation to medal at Games

By Emily Goddard at the Grange St Paul's Hotel in London

Reg Milley has said he would like to see each of the 71 Commonwealth nations winning at least one medal at the 2022 Games ©Getty ImagesEdmonton 2022 has unveiled its vision to see each of the 71 Commonwealth nations and territories securing at least one medal at the Games in eight years' time.

Gold Coast 2018 organisers inviting feedback on Transport Strategic Plan

By Gary Anderson

The people of Gold Coast are being invited to provide feedback on the 2018 Transport Strategic Plan ©Queensland GovernmentCitizens in the Gold Coast are being invited to take part in an initial consultation process following the launch of a draft Transport Strategic Plan for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Hampden Park athletics track to be re-laid at Grangemouth Stadium in Falkirk

By Gary Anderson

The temporary track at Hampden Park will have a new home in Falkirk ©AFP/Getty ImagesThe athletics track at Hampden Park used for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games is set to be up-rooted and moved to its new home at Grangemouth Stadium in Falkirk.

Gold Coast can follow Glasgow and transform Commonwealth Games claims Tourism Australia chief

By Gary Anderson

Gold Coast will make the Commonwealth Games claims head of Tourism Australia ©Getty ImagesTourism Australia managing director John O'Sullivan has claimed that Gold Coast will "make" the Commonwealth Games and will do more for the future of the event than it will for the city when it hosts the Games in 2018.

Ten Sports sign television deal to broadcast Gold Coast 2018 in sub-continent

By Duncan Mackay

Ten Sports have signed a dea to broadcast the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast ©CGFAnother television deal has been signed by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) for coverage of Gold Coast 2018, with Dubai-based Ten Sports retaining the rights for the sub-continent broadcast rights.
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