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Qutub Minar is ready, Is Delhi ready. To host biggest sporting event ever in India “Common Wealth Games 2010”.

July 13, 2010 Leave a comment


CWC masot is happy and is impatiently waiting for Oct to come to receive the delegations and players for the biggest sports event ever hosted by India with 1.6 biillion US dollars worth. Is Delhi Ready. FIFI gave a thumps up to South Africa, will it be thumps us for India in CWG. It is to be seen.


The 2010 Commonwealth Games are the nineteenth Commonwealth Games, and the ninth to be held under that name. The Games are scheduled to be held in Delhi, India between 3 October and 14 October

The opening ceremony is scheduled to take place at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi. It will also be the first time the Commonwealth Games will be held in India and the second time the event has been held in Asia (after 1998 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia).

The total budget estimated for hosting the Games is US$ 1.6 billion and this amount excludes non-sports-related infrastructure development in the city like airports, roads and other structures. Read more…