XVIII COMMONWEALTH GAMES 2006 - MELBOURNE - AUSTRALIA - 15 to 26 MARCH   

DAILY SUMMARIES

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NEWS UPDATE

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Two of one thousand Dame Edna's - Melbourne's housewife superstar.

Melbourne we did it!

26 Mar 06 22:30
Melbourne's biggest party has closed the Commonwealth Games, as thoughts turn to Delhi 2010.

 

India performs at the Closing Ceremony.

Bollywood's taste of Delhi 2010

26 Mar 06 23:40
The host of the 2010 Games, Delhi, staged a stunning display of Indian culture at the Closing Ceremony, marking the handover from Melbourne 2006.
 

Jung named Games' outstanding athlete

27 Mar 06 09:32
Gold medallist Samaresh Jung of India has been named as the winner of the David Dixon Award for the most outstanding athlete of the 2006 Commonwealth Games.
 

Temepara George of New Zealand celebrates winning Netball gold.

Golden Ferns' final fairytale

26 Mar 06 18:37
The long anticipated showdown for Netball gold did not disappoint, as world champion New Zealand defeated reigning Commonwealth champion Australia 60-55
 

COMPETING COUNTRIES

SCHEDULE & RESULTS

PHOTOS


All 71 Commonwealth nations will compete in the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games
 
On this page you will find an overview of the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games competition schedule. This schedule indicates the dates when each sport will be held.
 


There are lot of photograph available about the competition, Karak's Photo, Aus photos and etc..

 

INTRODUCTION

MELBOURNE CITY

ACCOMMODATION & TOURING


Australia is vast. Travelling around regional Australia is very easy. With an international driver's licence you can hire a car,
although
train and air transport is recommended for travelling between capital cities


A city of many faces. From a photo from a distance it could be any big American city. Get closer to street level and you are transformed into a warm,

vibrant relaxed city like no place on earth.


There are many attractions beyond Melbourne that include man made and natural features. Most are

within an hour to a few hours of traveling from Melbourne

 

SPORTS AND VENUES

HISTORY OF THE GAME

FACTS & FIGURES


This page gives a brief introduction to the sports to be contested at the 2006 Commonwealth Games.
 

Read about the history of the Commonwealth Games since its inception in Hamilton, Canada in 1930 to the present day.
 


Melbourne is a city with a worldwide reputation for its fanatical following of sport, and a long history of staging major sporting events.

 

  sports.kaputa.com 2005 / 2006 

Source - Official Site of Common Wealth Games 2006