It's official - Durban loses Commonwealth Games
It’s official. Durban has lost the rights to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Picture credit: Veli Nhlapo
SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee president Gideon Sam confirmed this on Monday afternoon.
Speaking to TMG Digital from London‚ he said via text message: “The Commonwealth Games Federation is looking for an alternative to Durban.”
Sam was in the UK city for a meeting of the CGF‚ where Durban’s status as host was discussed.
This is a developing story. — TMG Digital/The Times