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Commonwealth Games Host Cities


Commonwealth Games Host cities Map
Description : This map depicts the host cities and the year in which the commonwealth game is held in that country. Disclaimer
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Past hosts of Commonwealth Games included both Asian and non-Asian countries. Organizing an event like Commonwealth Games has always been a matter of pride for these nations and they have done it adeptly.

About past hosts of Commonwealth Games

Till date, a number of countries have hosted the prestigious Commonwealth Games. These countries include nations that are members of the Commonwealth of Nations. The Commonwealth Games is a multi-sport event. The games started in 1930 and the name of the event at that time was British Empire Games. The host city is chosen from the Commonwealth of Nations and 18 cities from 7 nations have hosted this prestigious event. The first Common Wealth Games took place in Canada in 1930. The latest Commonwealth Games was held in Melbourne, Australia in 2006. New Delhi, India is the venue for the Commonwealth Games held in October 2010. Given below are the names of the past hosts of Commonwealth Games:

  List of Commonwealth Games Till Date  
EditionYearHost CityHost NationSportsEventsNationsCompetitors
Commonwealth Games
XX2014GlasgowScotland    
XIX2010DelhiIndia173272716700
XVIII2006MelbourneAustralia162245714049
XVII2002ManchesterEngland171281723679
XVI1998KualaLumpurMalaysia15213703633
XV1994VictoriaCanada10217632557
XIV1990AucklandNewZealand10204552073
XIII1986EdinburghScotland10163261662
XII1982BrisbaneAustralia10142461583
XI1978EdmontonCanada10128461474
British Commonwealth Games
X1974ChristchurchNewZealand9121381276
IX1970EdinburghScotland9121421383
British Empire and Commonwealth Games
VIII1966KingstonJamaica9110341050
VII1962PerthAustralia910435863
VI1958CardiffWales994361122
V1954VancouverCanada99124662
British Empire Games
IV1950AucklandNewZealand98812590
III1938SydneyAustralia77115464
II1934LondonEngland66816500
I1930HamiltonCanada65911400



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