commonwealth games

Van Niekerk injured his knee during a touch rugby game.
A delegation from the world rugby body is in the country on Monday to assess its readiness. The timing couldn't have been more awkward...
Liverpool and Birmingham are two cities battling to host the games after Durban was stripped of the event.
Financial problems and missed deadlines have resulted in the games being taken away from Durban.
Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula was not having sports presenter Robert Mawara's criticism after revealing a possible cancellation of the Durban 2020 Commonwealth Games.
I'm really excited that in our new Hub relationship, the Commonwealth Sports Movement and Commonwealth Secretariat can be even more effective in mobilising and maximising this potential as we move to a new phase of deeper collaboration. It will ensure that the beneficial effect of sport in the Commonwealth cascades far beyond elite competition, and reaches locations far, far wider than Commonwealth Games host cities. A love of sport is among the greatest of our shared Commonwealth assets and together we can ensure it is the force for good we know it can be.
Inglis suffered serious head injuries and is being treated in intensive care.
A Scottish Commonwealth Games medallist is in a coma and fighting for her life after a motorcycle accident in Vietnam. Judo
Sport has the power to unite divided communities, transcend borders and help shape societies. Its impact stretches far beyond the field of play into the hearts and minds of citizens.