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XIX Common Wealth Games 2010 @delhi

1 Sep

The spirit of sports is what that makes it special. “Common Wealth Games” which happens only once for every 4 years is back again.

And this time, its special for the Indians, as it is being held at Delhi. (you all might have already known this!).

So, the basic statement is: “India is proudly organizing the Common Wealth Games 2010 ”

This auspicious event, which has become a sort of festival time for the sports lovers, starts from 3rd October and seems to entertain until the 14th of October!

The opening and closing ceremonies will be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

Recently, AR Rahman released its theme song too!  (listen and download)

Visit the Official site for more details

Little history: Common Wealth Games were first organized in 1911 when it was felt that there is a need for an international sports event, to unite the british colonies. By then, only four countries namely united Kingdom, Australia, Canada and South Africa participated in this event. The event included only boxing, swimming, wrestling and athletics in its initial years.

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