Perth’s expression of interest in staging the 2026 Commonwealth Games is certain to stir the memories of Louise Martin, who has just finished presiding over the 2018 Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast.
6. Dawn Fraser and Ian Thorpe win four Commonwealth Games gold medals at Perth 1962 and Kuala Lumpur 1998
If there is one sport at the Commonwealth Games that Australia loves more than any other, it is swimming.
Englishman David Bryant looked like everyone's favourite uncle rather than the ruthless assassin he was when he stepped onto the bowls lawn.