Heavyweight boxer David Nyika, twice Commonwealth Games champion, is set to make his Olympic debut for New Zealand at this summer’s scheduled event in Tokyo.
Martin Reynolds has been appointed executive director of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) and will lead its management team on an interim basis when David Grevemberg steps down as chief executive.
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A giant Tunnock teacake that played a starring role in the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow has been put up for sale at £2,000 ($2,700/€2,200).
Canadian Commonwealth Games wrestling champion Korey Jarvis has announced his retirement from the sport at the age of 34.
Venues used at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014 and Manchester in 2002, and due to be used at Birmingham 2022 are being transformed into temporary hospitals to help fight the coronavirus pandemic in the United Kingdom.