A programme has been launched to help people in the local area get jobs created by the Commonwealth Games coming to Birmingham in 2022.
Hamilton in Canada is now focusing its plans on bidding for the 2026 Commonwealth Games, having previously targeted a bid for the 2030 edition.
The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has published a report outlining that the event has provided an economic boost of between £800 million ($980 million/€897 million) and £1.2 billion ($1.4 billion/€1.3 billion) for recent host cities, as well as contributing social and environmental benefits.
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.
The Fiji Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (FASANOC) is set to begin its search for its Chef de Mission for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
Canadian sprinter Sam Effah has led an online presentation for young people, detailing his story to becoming a two-time Commonwealth Games finalist.
Birmingham 2022 has announced the names of several local businesses it will work with ahead of and during the Commonwealth Games, saying it demonstrates a commitment to bringing economic benefits to the area.
The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has announced an exploratory partnership with the Global Esports Federation (GEF), as the organisation seeks to develop a Commonwealth esports strategy.
Birmingham City Council has appointed Craig Cooper as its new programme director for the Commonwealth Games in the English city in 2022.
Kenyan sport is mourning the death of Commonwealth Games boxing bronze medallist Douglas Maina.
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.
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Team England has donated items of kit from the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games to National Health Service (NHS) workers who have been unable to return home due to the coronavirus pandemic as a token of its gratitude.
George Corones, who was named as an honorary member of Australia's team for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, has died at the age of 101.
Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) President Christopher Samuda has called for athletes to take advantage of back-to-back major competitions in 2022, with the World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games due to be held within one month.