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LONDON: The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has unveiled a new Strategic Roadmap at its 2021 General Assembly Monday, which provides potential future hosts and sports with the renewed flexibility to be innovative and creative in delivering the Commonwealth Games.

In a series of recommendations to increase hosting benefits and make the Games even more cost effective, whilst engaging new audiences, the Commonwealth Sport 2026-2030 Strategic Roadmap invites future hosts to explore innovative concepts, including co-hosting and mass participation event.

Oct 11, 2021 19:10
NEW DELHI: Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Sunday criticised Hockey India for unilaterally declaring it would not field men's and women's teams at next year's Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, saying the national federation is bound to consult with the government before taking any such step.
Jun 18, 2021 07:06
NEW DELHI: The Indian Olympic Association on Thursday announced a sponsorship agreement with MPL Sports Foundation, the community initiative of esports platform Mobile Premier League (MPL), as the IOA's principal sponsor covering the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games. 
Jun 16, 2021 16:06
BIRMINGHAM: The 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games Organising Committee on Tuesday announced that the debuting women’s T20 competition will be held over 10 days between July 29 and August 7, and that all the matches will be played at Edgbaston.
Jun 05, 2021 08:06
LONDON: The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Coordination Commission have stated they are confident that Birmingham 2022 is fully on track to stage a fantastic sporting competition that will be an incredible showcase of the city, the West Midlands and the UK.
Apr 26, 2021 19:04
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council has announced the women's teams that have qualified for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games as the sport makes a landmark re-entry to the prestigious multi-sport event scheduled from 28 July to 8 August next year.
Feb 09, 2021 18:02
LONDON: David Grevemberg will be leaving his role as chief executive officer at the Commonwealth Games Federation on 5 March. David has served in this position since November 2014 following his tenure at the helm of the successful Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Nov 19, 2020 19:11
DUBAI: The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) and the International Cricket Council (ICC) have announced the qualification process for cricket, which makes a historic appearance at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, scheduled from 28 July to 8 August.
Oct 19, 2020 12:10
BIRMINGHAM: The daily schedule for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games has been released. The Games will be held from 28 July, running through to 8 August 2022.
Oct 15, 2020 11:10
BIRMINGHAM: The City Council's direct contribution to Birmingham 2022 remains at £184 million ($238 million/€203 million), around 25 per cent of the total cost of the event. 
Oct 07, 2020 11:10
NEW DELHI: The shooting and archery competitions of the 2026 Commonwealth Games could be hosted in the national capital, The Tribune reports.