Commonwealth games 2018 opening ceremony: what time does it start today, what tv channel and live stream is gold coast event on and who is the flag bearer for england. The commonwealth games is one of sport's most celebrated occasions and always starts with an opening ceremony to match. The opening ceremony for the 2018 commonwealth games took place on the evening of wednesday 4 april in the carrara stadium, gold coast as mandated by the commonwealth games charter, the proceedings of the ceremony combined the formal opening of the sporting event (including hoisting of the flags, parade of the athletes and welcome speeches) with an artistic performance to showcase the host. Australia celebrated its ancestry and native traditions in a soul-stirring commonwealth games opening ceremony but protests by indigenous aboriginals against the very idea of commonwealth came as. Double olympic silver medallist jazz carlin will carry the wales flag at the 2018 commonwealth games opening ceremony.
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The commonwealth games got underway on the gold coast with a bold opening ceremony. The gold coast commonwealth games organising committee (goldoc) has thrown a pall of secrecy over the opening ceremony organisers have so far revealed that the ceremony will showcase local. Commonwealth games 2018 opening ceremony live updates from carrara stadium, gold coast in queensland. From pv sindhu-led indian contingent to celebrations of australian culture, images from the opening ceremony of the 21st commonwealth games 2018. The 2014 commonwealth games in glasgow kick off on wednesday with the much-anticipated opening ceremony at celtic park ahead of 11 days of competition in 17 different sporting disciplines, the.
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The opening ceremony for the 21st commonwealth games (cwg 2018) is scheduled to be held in the gold coast, australia, on april 4, 2018 heres date, start time, live streaming & tv channel information. Take a look at the pictures from the glittering opening ceremony of the 21st edition of the commonwealth games in australia. Sue barker presents live coverage of the opening and closing ceremonies of the 19th commonwealth games from the jawaharlal nehru stadium delhi.