The group organising Hamilton's bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games has been given a September deadline by the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) to secure Government support.
Commonwealth Games 2026
There are fears that if Hamilton is chosen to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games it could put at risk Toronto's chances of staging matches in the FIFA World Cup, which Canada is due to co-host with the United States and Mexico.
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief executive David Grevemberg has said the organisation is working flexibly with Hamilton over the prospect of the Canadian city hosting the 2026 Commonwealth Games, framing the event as a potential stimulus package in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Hamilton 100 are working to develop a potential plan for a 2026 Commonwealth Games, after the group were encouraged to consider switching from their initial aim to host the multi-sport event in 2030.
Hamilton to decide to bid for 2026 or 2030 Commonwealth Games after being named preferred Canadian candidate
Hamilton has been chosen as Commonwealth Sport Canada’s (CSC) preferred candidate city to host the Commonwealth Games, with a decision expected to be made by the end of May over whether to bid for the 2026 or 2030 event.
Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi says a group of private citizens is preparing a bid to host the Commonwealth Games in 2026.
Scottish Athletics are hoping to their Marathon Project can see the country achieve a full quota in both the men's and women's races for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
The South Australia Government has announced that Adelaide will not bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games.
Exclusive: CGF could award 2026 Commonwealth Games next year as organisation targets right fit and partner
A host for the 2026 Commonwealth Games could be announced a year later than normal, with the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) stressing the need to find the right partner.
Edmonton has ruled out a bid for the 2026 or 2030 Commonwealth Games because the city wants to concentrate its efforts on becoming a host city for the FIFA World Cup when it is held in North America.
A potential Adelaide bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games has moved closer with the South Australian Government announcing they will conduct a feasibility study.
Adelaide is the best choice to be chosen as Australia's city to bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games, being a better option than Perth and Sydney, it has been reported.
Representatives from the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) visited Adelaide and toured potential venues as the Australian city considers a potential bid for the 2026 Games.
Adelaide appears to have stepped up its interest in hosting the 2026 Commonwealth Games after the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) confirmed a delegation will visit the city to discuss a South Australian bid next month.
Commonwealth Games Australia (CGA) have admitted it is disappointed that Sydney has ruled out a bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games.