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Commonwealth Games

Delhi 2010 calls for sacking of chief executive of CGF

By Duncan Mackay


October 15 - A major row that threatens to further undermine the build-up for next year's Commonwealth Games in New Delhi has broken out after Suresh Kalmadi, the head of the local Organising Committee, today called for the dismissal of Mike Hooper (pictured second right), the top official monitoring the preparations.

Bolt casts big doubt over 2010 Commonwealth Games

By Duncan Mackay


October 14 - Usain Bolt (pictured) has left a large question mark over whether the Commonwealth Games will figure in his schedule for the 2010 season by saying that he does not plan to compete in major championships because he needs an easy season to help him prepare for the London 2012 Olympics.