Glasgow Bid For The 2014 Commonwealth Games

The Glasgow bid for the 2014 Commonwealth Games was the successful bid to host the 2014 Commonwealth Games by the city of Glasgow, Scotland. It beat the Abuja 2014 Commonwealth Games bid to host the games, which will be held over 11 days, with the opening ceremony on 23 July 2014, and the last day of competition and closing ceremony on 3 August 2014.

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... Alex Salmond the First Minister of Scotland said “ We will make these games the greatest sporting event our country has ever seen ... the whole world the very best of Scotland ” Michael Fennell the CGF President, said “ Glasgow has shown enormous professionalism in putting the bid together and we are very confident that they will ... will get good spectator support across all events and we are very confident that the Games in Glasgow will attract the necessary commercial support as well ...

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