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Manchester ‘stands prepared’ to host the Commonwealth Games in 2022 – Manchester Evening News


Manchester Evening News

Manchester 'stands prepared' to host the Commonwealth Games in 2022
Manchester Evening News
Manchester council has written to the government to say it 'stands prepared' to host the Commonwealth Games in 2022 – but that it does not want to enter into a competition with other cities. Ministers announced last week they were inviting cities to
Commonwealth Games 2022: Manchester will not bid to be sole hostsBBC Sport

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Manchester formally invited to bid to host 2022 Commonwealth Games – Manchester Evening News


Manchester Evening News

Manchester formally invited to bid to host 2022 Commonwealth Games
Manchester Evening News
Greater Manchester has been formally invited to bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games after the event’s original hosts pulled out. The Government today announced that cities across the country are being asked to put in their applications for the event

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Liverpool first to answer call for British cities’ 2022 Commonwealth Games bid – The Guardian


The Guardian

Liverpool first to answer call for British cities’ 2022 Commonwealth Games bid
The Guardian
Liverpool has launched a bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games after the government called on UK cities to formulate plans for how to stage the event after it emerged in March that Durban in South Africa could not afford to hold them. In 2014

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Birmingham’s bid to make history by hosting 2022 Commonwealth Games – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

Birmingham’s bid to make history by hosting 2022 Commonwealth Games
Birmingham Mail
Birmingham is set to bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games after the Government called for UK cities to step forward. The bidding committee decision is set to be rubber stamped by the City Council’s cabinet after a feasibility study showed Brum could …

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Liverpool launches bid to host Commonweath Games in 2022 or 2026 – The Guardian


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Liverpool launches bid to host Commonweath Games in 2022 or 2026
The Guardian
Liverpool has formally launched its bid to host the 2022 or 2026 Commonwealth Games, with the mayor claiming its rivals didn’t have the “oomph” to stage the competition. The city is expected to face competition from Birmingham and Manchester, both of …
Liverpool Council hires former FA boss Brian Barwick to head Commonwealth Games bidLiverpool Echo
Liverpool launches bid to host 2026 Commonwealth GamesBBC News

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Plymouth boxer Adaway handed TV showdown with former GB Olympic captain – Plymouth Herald


Plymouth Herald

Plymouth boxer Adaway handed TV showdown with former GB Olympic captain
Plymouth Herald
Plymouth super-lightweight Chris Adaway has been handed a televised clash against a former British Olympian and Commonwealth Games gold medallist who is now tipped for professional success. Adaway takes on Tom ‘Captain’ Stalker at Leicester Arena …

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Manchester joins race to host 2022 Commonwealth Games – The Guardian


The Guardian

Manchester joins race to host 2022 Commonwealth Games
The Guardian
Manchester has joined Birmingham and Liverpool in making a pitch to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games. The Commonwealth Games Federation stripped Durban of the right to stage the Games on Monday, only 18 months after the city was awarded it but …
‘We can do the Games justice’ – Manchester reacts to the prospect of hosting the Commonwealth GamesManchester Evening News
Manchester ‘ready to help’ stage 2022 Commonwealth GamesBBC News

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Call for 2022 Commonwealth Games to come to London – Evening Standard


Evening Standard

Call for 2022 Commonwealth Games to come to London
Evening Standard
A campaign is growing for London to make a bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games — a decade after it hosted the Olympics. The Commonwealth Games Federation is starting the search for a new host city after Durban, in South Africa, was stripped of the …

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