India today agreed to drop its threat of boycotting the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham over the decision to exclude shooting from the programme.
National Rifle Association of India committed to hosting Commonwealth Games shooting medal event before Birmingham 2022
The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has expressed its commitment to hosting a shooting competition before Birmingham 2022 and endorsed the idea of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to allow medals won there to count towards the overall Commonwealth Games table.
The officer in charge of safeguarding the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham is confident a total of 3,000 police officers will be enough - even though it is "significantly less" than the figures for Glasgow 2014 and Gold Coast 2018.
The 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham is helping to champion ground-breaking work across the West Midlands, promoting how sport can prevent mental ill-health and improve well-being, it is claimed.
India hosting a shooting competition around the time of Birmingham 2022 and allowing medals won there to count towards the overall Commonwealth Games table is among the options being considered as part of plans to involve the sport at the event.
Birmingham 2022 are hoping to confirm venues for the Commonwealth Games beach volleyball and 3x3 basketball competitions in early 2020.
Organisers have expressed confidence in the schedule for the three major construction projects for Birmingham 2022, despite the shorter build-up time to the Commonwealth Games.
CGF Coordination Commission hail working relationship between Games partners as Birmingham visit concludes
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Coordination Commission chair Bruce Robertson has praised the "unprecedented" working relationship with partners, putting Birmingham 2022 on course to deliver fantastic opportunities.
Scottish Athletics are hoping to their Marathon Project can see the country achieve a full quota in both the men's and women's races for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) chief executive David Grevemberg hopes exploratory talks with the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) can led to innovation and creativity around how the sport may be involved with Birmingham 2022.
Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) have launched a programme to help sponsor an athlete as they seek to compete at Birmingham 2022.
Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) is seeking final submissions on the first draft strategic transport plan for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Zara Hyde Peters has resigned from her position on the Birmingham 2022 Board and as chair of the organisation’s Athletes’ Advisory Committee.
Bruce Robertson will lead a three-day visit to assess Birmingham 2022’s preparations after being appointed as chair of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Coordination Commission.
Commonwealth Games Wales (CGW) have appointed Cath Shearer as performance general team manager for Birmingham 2022.