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Commonwealth Games 2022: Athletes to be allowed to take the knee in protest, says Games chief
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Commonwealth Games 2022: Athletes to be allowed to take the knee in protest, says Games chief

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed athletes are still banned from protesting at the Olympic Games but Commonwealth Games organisers said they would respect people’s rights to voice their opinions.

Commonwealth Games 2022: Start of Birmingham Games delayed by a day to 28 July, announce organisers
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Commonwealth Games 2022: Start of Birmingham Games delayed by a day to 28 July, announce organisers

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Executive Board has approved the minor change for the Games, which will now be held between July 28 and August 8.

2022 Commonwealth Games: India, Australia could get boost in overall medals tally from shooting, archery championships in Chandigarh
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2022 Commonwealth Games: India, Australia could get boost in overall medals tally from shooting, archery championships in Chandigarh

NRAI president Raninder Singh said the decision to add the shooting and archery medals to the games medal standings was groundbreaking

Chandigarh to host Commonwealth Shooting and Archery Championships in 2022; medals to be added to the final tally after the Games
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Chandigarh to host Commonwealth Shooting and Archery Championships in 2022; medals to be added to the final tally after the Games

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) announced the decision after its Executive Board meeting from 21 to 23 February.

Commonwealth Games Federation undecided on adding Shooting Championships medals to 2022 medals tally
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Commonwealth Games Federation undecided on adding Shooting Championships medals to 2022 medals tally

CGF's clarification came after ISSF claimed that the medals won in the proposed championships will be counted in the final tally of the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games 2022: IOA's offer to host archery and shooting could be 'game-changer,' says NRAI president Raninder Singh
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Commonwealth Games 2022: IOA's offer to host archery and shooting could be 'game-changer,' says NRAI president Raninder Singh

Indian shooting federation has offered to host a Commonwealth shooting championship in 2022 and the IOA also wants to organise a similar competition for archery, which will not feature in Birmingham either.

CGF says no plans yet on hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championships in India around 2022 Birmingham Games
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CGF says no plans yet on hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championships in India around 2022 Birmingham Games

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) on Monday said there is no plan to have a Commonwealth Championship of shooting in India during the 2022 Birmingham Games to make up for the sport's axing from the multi-sport showpiece.

Birmingham Commonwealth Games: CGF has taken serious note of India's concerns, says sports minister Kiren Rijiju
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Birmingham Commonwealth Games: CGF has taken serious note of India's concerns, says sports minister Kiren Rijiju

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said the Commonwealth Games Federation has taken serious note of India's concerns over shooting's exclusion from the 2022 CWG and has agreed to work towards finding a solution.

Indian Olympic Association says 2022 Commonwealth Games boycott proposal still stands, but hints at rethink
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Indian Olympic Association says 2022 Commonwealth Games boycott proposal still stands, but hints at rethink

The Indian Olympic Association President Narinder Batra said that its proposal to boycott the 2022 Commonwealth Games in protest against shooting's exclusion still stands, but gave hints that there can be a rethink on the decision.

Indian shooters hopeful of sport's inclusion at Birmingham CWG in 2022 after Sports Ministry intervention
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Indian shooters hopeful of sport's inclusion at Birmingham CWG in 2022 after Sports Ministry intervention

Highlighting India's concerns over the exclusion of Shooting from CWG 2022, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has recently written a letter to UK Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says it's too early to call for Commonwealth Games 2022 boycott over shooting's exclusion
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says it's too early to call for Commonwealth Games 2022 boycott over shooting's exclusion

Kiren Rijiju said he has asked IOA officials to meet organising committee of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022 and apprise them about India's deep concerns.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju asks IOA to get back with decision on Commonwealth Games 2022 boycott after meeting CGF chief: Narinder Batra
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju asks IOA to get back with decision on Commonwealth Games 2022 boycott after meeting CGF chief: Narinder Batra

In protest against the exclusion of shooting, the IOA had proposed boycott of the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games, and sought the government's approval.

Women’s T20 cricket confirmed for inclusion at 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham
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Women’s T20 cricket confirmed for inclusion at 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham

Following a joint bid by the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) today announced that women’s T20 Cricket has been confirmed for inclusion at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Commonwealth Games 2022: CWG firm on shooting exclusion from Birmingham despite India threat
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Commonwealth Games 2022: CWG firm on shooting exclusion from Birmingham despite India threat

Commonwealth Games Federation president Louise Martin told Britain’s Daily Telegraph newspaper that the decision to exclude shooting from the programme for the first time since 1974 had come down to a question of logistics.

Weightlifting, boxing federations throw their weight behind IOA in boycotting CWG 2022 if shooting is not included
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Weightlifting, boxing federations throw their weight behind IOA in boycotting CWG 2022 if shooting is not included

Officials and athletes of wrestling, weightlifting and boxing, for now, stand firmly by IOA and their stance of not participating in Commonwealth Games 2022 if shooting is not included.

Commonwealth Games 2022: Boycotting tournament 'won't win India influence,' says Olympic gold-medalist Abhinav Bindra
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Commonwealth Games 2022: Boycotting tournament 'won't win India influence,' says Olympic gold-medalist Abhinav Bindra

In an unprecedented move, the Indian Olympic Association on Saturday proposed a boycott of the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games for dropping shooting from the roster

Commonwealth Games 2022: We want India to participate, look forward to meeting IOA officials, says CGF official
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Commonwealth Games 2022: We want India to participate, look forward to meeting IOA officials, says CGF official

In an unprecedented move, IOA President Narinder Batra wrote to Sports Minister Kiren Rijuji, proposing boycott of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham for dropping shooting from the roster.

IOA's Narinder Batra writes letter to government proposing India's withdrawal from CWG 2022 over exclusion of shooting
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IOA's Narinder Batra writes letter to government proposing India's withdrawal from CWG 2022 over exclusion of shooting

In Saturday's letter to the sports minister, Narinder Batra pointed out that without shooting, India' medal tally, as well as ranking, is expected to come down.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju promises to explore diplomatic channels to get shooting included in 2022 Commonwealth Games
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju promises to explore diplomatic channels to get shooting included in 2022 Commonwealth Games

Rijiju's predecessor Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore had last year written to his British counterpart as well to the CGF President, urging them to intervene and ensure that the sport remains a part of the 2022 edition

2022 Commonwealth Games: £778 million budget passed for Birmingham Games
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2022 Commonwealth Games: £778 million budget passed for Birmingham Games

2022 Commonwealth Games will hosted by Birmingham between 27 July and 7 August in what will be the biggest sporting and cultural event staged in the West Midlands.