EThekwini Municipality’s Executive Committee have approved a budget proposal of ZAR1.1 billion (£59 million/$90 million/€83 million) aimed to deliver infrastructure upgrades and an athletes village should Durban be awarded the right to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Exclusive: Alternative bids to host 2022 Commonwealth Games "off the table", insists Evaluation Commission chair
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Evaluation Commission chief Louise Martin has dismissed the prospect of a back-up plan being considered for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, should Durban’s bid suffer setbacks.
There have been no alterations so far to the proposed sports programme for the Durban 2022 Commonwealth Games, although changes could be possible should the South African city be confirmed as hosts in September, bid chairman Mark Alexander has revealed.
Exclusive: Durban 2022 need to make "big decisions" regarding swimming pool, warns Evaluation Commission chief Martin
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Evaluation Commission chair Louise Martin says Durban 2022 will need to make “big decisions” regarding a swimming pool for the 2022 Commonwealth Games. despite being “impressed” by facilities in the South African city.
Durban’s 2022 chairman "confident" bid will stand up to scrutiny, as Evaluation Commission visit prospective venues
Mark Alexander, chairman of Durban’s 2022 Commonwealth Games Bid Committee, believes the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Evaluation Commission’s visit is highlighting how the South African city is ready to host the Games.
CGF Evaluation Commission "Ready to be Inspired" by Durban's 2022 bid, claims chair Martin, as four-day visit commences
Scotland’s Louise Martin says that the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Evaluation Commission are “Ready to be Inspired” by Durban’s bid for the 2022 Games, as they begin a four-day visit of the South African city.
SASCOC condemns xenophobic attacks in South Africa ahead of Durban 2022 CGF Evaluation Commission visit
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has condemned a recent wave of xenophobic and racist attacks in the country that have left at least seven people dead.
International Cycling Union (UCI) President Brian Cookson remains confident track events will take place at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Durban, with a proposal having been submitted to hold events 80 kilometres away in Pietermaritzburg.
Tubby Reddy, chief executive of the Durban 2022 Bid Committee, has hit back at claims that no proper financial impact assessment has been carried out on the South African city’s campaign to host the Commonwealth Games and said such a report has been available on its website since the beginning of March.
A proper financial impact assessment has not been carried out on Durban's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, it has been claimed.
Exclusive: Durban can build "world-class" projects by hosting 2022 Commonwealth Games, claims CGF chief executive
Durban can build a world-class city on the back of hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games if they follow the example set by Glasgow last year, it has been claimed.
Exclusive: Durban 2022 must make most of existing venues, claims CGF Evaluation Commission chief Martin
By Nick Butler
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Presidential candidate Louise Martin has defended Durban's decision not to include track cycling in their 2022 bid plans, as it is not worth the high expenditure developing a velodrome from scratch would require.
Track cycling will not be part of the Commonwealth Games programme for the first time for nearly a century if Durban's bid to host the event in 2022 is successful.
Durban officially launched their bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games here today, promising a "compact and unique" concept that will boost South Africa, as well as the wider region.
Edmonton tonight withdrew its bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games because of economic problems caused by the drop in worldwide oil prices, claiming that they wanted to focus on 2026 instead.