Commonwealth Games 2022

London claim still interested in 2022 Commonwealth Games but could face opposition from South Africa

By Nick Butler

Jessica Ennis long jumping London 2012October 24 - London Mayor Boris Johnson has dismissed reports that they are planning to withdraw its potential bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games - but they could face stiff opposition from South Africa if they do take their plans forward. 

Exclusive: Singapore Sports Hub will provide us with facilities to host Commonwealth Games, says Ng Ser Miang

By Duncan Mackay at the Beau Rivage Palace in Lausanne

Singapore Sports HubJune 17 - Singapore's $1.3 billion (£812 million/€1 billion) Sports Hub currently under construction in the Southeast Asian island city-state will provide it with the capacity to bid for a host the Commonwealth Games in the near future, International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president Ng Ser Miang has claimed.

Hosting 2022 Commonwealth Games would be wonderful for London says Mayor

By Tom Degun

Boris Johnson 2May 22 - London Mayor Boris Johnson claims that he would fully support a bid from the city for the 2022 Commonwealth Games but admitted it a decision that is not for him to make.

Exclusive: Culture Secretary supports plans for London 2022 Commonwealth Games bid

By Tom Degun

Maria Miller London 2012April 15 - Britain's Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Maria Miller has promised that she would support a bid from London for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

London interest in 2022 Commonwealth Games "positive initiative" but England refuse to commit to bid

By Tom Degun

London 2012 Olympic ParkMarch 20 - Commonwealth Games England (CGE) have welcomed London's interest in mounting a bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games in the city but said they are still assessing whether or not to move for the event.

Exclusive: Cardiff will not alter plans to bid for 2026 Commonwealth Games because of London, they claim

By Tom Degun

CardiffMarch 19 - Commonwealth Games Wales chief executive Chris Jenkins has claimed Cardiff will continue with the plans to mount a bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games despite London announcing their intention to host the event four years earlier.

London set to bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games to capitalise on Olympic facilities

By Tom Degun

Olympic ParkMarch 18 - London is set to launch a bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, according to the Mayor of London Boris Johnson's Olympic legacy adviser.

Exclusive: Support growing for London 2022 Commonwealth Games bid

By Tom Degun

jennie priceDecember 28 - Sport England chief executive Jennie Price claims that she would fully support a bid from the country for the 2022 Commonwealth Games following the inspirational effect of the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics.

Exclusive: Singapore could bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games

By Tom Degun

Singapore at_nightMarch 17 - Singapore has the capabilities to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games if it decides to bid, a leading Government official there has claimed.
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