South African officials have promised to host a world-class Commonwealth Games at Durban in 2022, despite local officials admitting the money to fund the event is not in their budget and they have had to approach the Government for help.
The South African Government and the country's National Olympic Committee has missed a deadline of February 29 set by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) for the establishment of Organising Committee for Durban 2022, insidethegames has learned.
The Moses Mabhida Stadium, centrepiece for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Durban, is set to be placed under management in the hope it will make it profitable.
There is "no doubt" artistic gymnastics will be included on the sports programme for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Durban, International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) secretary general André Gueisbuhler has told insidethegames.
Exclusive: Durban 2022 warn they will not include artistic gymnastics and track cycling if it forces them into red
Durban 2022 chief executive Tubby Reddy has claimed they will not go “beyond their budget” to include artistic gymnastics and track cycling on the sport programme for the Commonwealth Games, denting the hopes of both sports.
International Cycling Union (UCI) President Brian Cookson believes it would be a "tragedy" if track cycling is not part of the Commonwealth Games programme at Durban 2022.
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief executive David Grevemberg revealed here today they are discussing the prospect of cricket featuring at Durban 2022.
Discussions on adding new sports to the programme for Durban 2022 are due to begin in the next fortnight and be concluded by the beginning of next year, Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief executive David Grevemberg has told insidethegames.
A social legacy project connected to Durban 2022 entitled "Nation of Champions" and aimed at increasing life opportunities for young people has been officially launched today in Johannesburg in conjunction with the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF).
Durban was today officially confirmed as hosts of the 2022 Commonwealth Games, the first time the event will have been staged in Africa.
South Africa's Government has officially approved Durban's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, removing the final obstacle to the event being awarded to an African country for the first time in its history.
Hosting 2022 Commonwealth Games in Durban will be "vote of confidence" for Africa claims bid chief executive
Awarding Durban the 2022 Commonwealth Games would be a "vote of confidence for South Africa and the African continent", the bid's chief executive Tubby Reddy claimed today.
Durban 2022 Commonwealth Games bid recommended by Evaluation Commission but guarantees sought over finances and venues
The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Evaluation Commission has recommended that the CGF General Assembly votes to award the South African city of Durban the 2022 Commonwealth Games next month, but their report, released today, outlined several areas requiring immediate attention.
Rugby sevens at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Durban could be moved to Moses Mabhida Stadium and the Closing Ceremony held at Kings Park Stadium following the first visit of voting delegates to the South African city.
Durban's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games will start being inspected by voters today when delegations from Africa and Asia arrive in the South African city.