A last-ditch attempt to save Victoria's bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games has been launched by a group of local businessmen who have agreed to cover the cost of any overruns if the city stages the event.
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Commonwealth Games England praise "spectacularly good bids" after Birmingham named preferred 2022 candidate
Commonwealth Games England (CGE) chief executive Paul Blanchard has praised the "spectacularly good bids" of Birmingham and Liverpool, after it was confirmed the former would be the proposed candidate for the 2022 event.
Birmingham has won the race to become the English candidate for the 2022 Commonwealth Games after defeating rival Liverpool.
Cricket will not be part of the 2022 Commonwealth Games whichever city stages them, it has been revealed.
A study released today claimed that the UK economy would benefit by up to £1 billion ($1.3 billion/€1.1 billion) if Liverpool was awarded the 2022 Commonwealth Games and would help Britain find new business opportunities after leaving the European Union (EU).
Birmingham’s bid team for the 2022 Commonwealth Games has unveiled its plans to showcase the best of UK industry and business to a global audience.
Liverpool has proposed opening the 2022 Commonwealth Games with a "cultural armada" of 71 boats sailing down the River Mersey.
Victoria have been encouraged to target the 2030 Commonwealth Games after they were forced yesterday to drop their bid for 2022.
Victoria's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games is over after the Provincial Government in British Columbia announced it would not support it.
Hollywood stars Dame Julie Walters and David Harewood have joined more than 60 top sportsmen and women in backing their home city Birmingham's bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Liverpool 2022 bid chairman Brian Barwick has hailed the city’s hosting credentials after its waterfront staged the launch of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.
Birmingham has today played host to the Queen’s Baton Relay for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in recognition of the English city's own ambitions to host the 2022 edition.
Cricket will not be included as part of Birmingham's bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, according to politicians in the city.
Bid chairman says Queen's Baton visit to Liverpool shows city's hunger to stage 2022 Commonwealth Games
Liverpool 2022 bid chairman Brian Barwick has said the latest Gold Coast 2018 Queen’s Baton Relay leg shows how much “appetite” there is in the city to stage the Games themselves.
Four-time Olympic gold medallist and multiple world champion Sir Mo Farah has backed Birmingham's bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.