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Liverpool Willing To Host 2022 Commonwealth Games If Durban Withdraws

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 03 / 01 / 17

Liverpool is "ready to stage the 2022 Commonwealth Games after Durban warned it could be forced to surrender the event," according to Ben Rumsby of the London TELEGRAPH. Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson wrote to the Government last month "to inform it of the city's intention to step in" if the games wer...

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