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2022 Commonwealth Games: Latest News

  • Durban Loses Hosting Rights For 2022 Commonwealth Games

    Durban awarded 2022 Commonwealth Games By Peter Pedroncelli, 10:46 am

    South African coastal city Durban will no longer host the 2022 Commonwealth Games in five year’s time, as the city did not meet financial demands levied by the Commonwealth Games Federation. Durban was officially chosen as the host for the 2022 Commonwealth Games at the Federation’s general assembly in New Zealand last year in April. According to the South African government the decision was set to benefit the country’s economy with around $1.49 billion expected to be injected into the country.

  • South Africa Reaffirms Commitment To Host 2022 Commonwealth Games

    Durban awarded 2022 Commonwealth Games By Peter Pedroncelli, 4:05 am

    South Africa has reaffirmed their commitment to hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games in the coastal city of Durban, despite failing to adhere to certain key deadlines this week. Durban was officially chosen as the host for the 2022 Commonwealth Games at the Federation’s general assembly in New Zealand this April.

  • Durban 2022 Set To Pump $1.49 Billion Into SA Economy

    Durban 2022 Commonwealth Bid By Peter Pedroncelli, 1:05 am

    South African coastal city Durban was officially chosen as the host for the 2022 Commonwealth Games at Wednesday’s Federation general assembly in New Zealand. The Kwazulu Natal city became the only host bidder for the multi-sports competition following the withdrawal of Canada’s Edmonton in February, due to financial concerns.

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