XXI (21st) Edition of Commonwealth Games 2018 is schedule to played between the 4 April to 15 April 2018 in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. For the hosting reason this Multi Sports Events also known Gold Coast 2018 and in short GC 2018. Total 275 Events in 18 Sports are featured in this Commonwealth Games 2018 at Gold Coast from the 70 countries. This is the Fifth Occasion Australia host the games as previously in held on 1938, 1962, 1982 and 2006 year.
Interesting Facts about Commonwealth Games 2018:-
- Total Commonwealth Population:- 2.1 Billion
- Total Countries/Territories Participating:- 70
- Host Nation:- Australia
- Athletes Participating:- 6,600
- Volunteers:- 15,000
- Office Website:- GC2018.com
List of Sports played in Commonwealth Games 2018 Gold Coast Australia
- Aquatics (Watch Diving , Watch Swimming)
- Athletics – Watch live here
- Badminton – Watch live here
- Basketball – Watch live here
- Beach volleyball – Watch live here
- Boxing – Watch Live Here
- Cycling (Mountain biking, Road, Track ) Watch Live Here
- Gymnastics (Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics ) Watch Live Here
- Hockey – Watch Live Here
- Lawn bowls – Watch Live Here
- Netball – Watch Live Here
- Rugby sevens – Watch Live Here
- Shooting – Watch Live Here
- Squash – Watch Live Here
- Table tennis – Watch Live Here
- Triathlon – Watch Live Here
- Weightlifting (Powerlifting ) – Watch Live Here
- Wrestling – Watch Live Here
Commonwealth Games 2018 Official Broadcaster – GC Games 2018 Live TV channels
All the Sports viewers around the world looking to watch the XXI – 21st Edition of Commonwealth Games 2018 Each sports events live telecast on their TV channels and want to see their favorites athletes and players on Television set as well as online. Check out below the List of TV channels who Broadcast Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018 Live online.
NEP Australia who will provide high definition multi camera on television coverage around 11 days of Commonwealth Games Multi Sports Events competition as well as Commonwealth games 2018 opening ceremony and GC 2018 Closing Ceremonies on their channel as they rights to hold broadcaster around the world.
Live in India : Sony Ten / Star Spors get the Television rights to broadcast Gold Coast 2018 across a Indian Subcontinent countries. Thus Commonwealth games 2018 Live in India and their sub continent coutries like Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka on Ten sports various channel.
Live in USA : Commonwealth Games Fans who are living in the USA country can enjoy the Commonwealth games live and exclusive coverage of all matches on ESPN channel.
Live in UK : United kingdom Viewers enjoy the Commonwealth Games Live Action on BBC Sports. The BBC Sport website is available via desktop, mobile, tablet and app, giving fast and easy access to the live stream, text commentaries, news, reports, schedules, videos, as well as highlights of the day’s action. The BBC Sport app is available free on Apple and Android devices.
Live in New Zealand : TVNZ channel will be shown Commonwealth games – CWG 2018 Majority of Events Matches live on New Zealand country.
Live in Malaysia : Fans of Malaysia enjoy the multi sports events of commonwealth games live action and coverage on Astro channel.
Live in Australia : All the fans living in the Australia can watch the live and exclusive action of all the GC 2018 Commonwealth games on Seven Network channel. Australia is the hosting the 2018 Commonwealth games. Jast like the previous one of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, they will broadcast content on all three of their channels – 7, 7TWO and 7Mate – on TV. The 7Plus mobile app is also available to download from Android’s Google Play Store or the iOS App Store if you’d like to keep up with each event while you’re out and about.
On top of that, you can download their 7CommGames app from both the Google Play and Apple store. There is also a website version of the application for desktop and laptop users which will provide exactly the same content.
Live in canada : DAZN acquires Commonwealth Games rights in Canada
COMMONWEALTH GAMES 2018 – GOLD COAST PROMO
Commonwealth Games 2018 Medal Tally – Who win the Maximum Medal in Gold Coast 2018
List of 2018 Commonwealth Games Venue
|Carrara Stadium||Athletics, Opening Ceremony, Closing Ceremony||40,000||Upgrade|
|Robina Stadium||Rugby 7s||27,500||Existing|
|Gold Coast Aquatic Centre||Swimming, Diving||10,000/2,500||Upgrade|
|Coomera Sport and Leisure Centre||Gymnastics, Netball (finals)||7,500||New|
|Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre||Basketball (finals), Netball(preliminaries)||5,000||Existing|
|Gold Coast Hockey Centre||Hockey||5,000||Upgrade|
|Gold Coast Sports and Leisure Centre||Badminton, Powerlifting, Weightlifting, Wrestling||2,500||New|
|Village Roadshow Studios||Boxing, Table Tennis||2,500/2,750||Temporary|
|Runaway Bay Sports Centre||Squash||3,000||Temporary|
|Broadbeach Bowls Club||Lawn bowling||2,500||Upgrade|
|Carrara Indoor Stadium||Weightlifting||2,500||Upgrade|
|Southport Broadwater Parklands||Marathon, Racewalking, Triathlon||2,500||Temporary|
|Elanora/Currumbin Valley||Road cycling||N/A||Temporary|
|Nerang National Park||Mountain Biking||2,000||Upgrade|
|Queen Elizabeth Park||Beach Volleyball||4,000||Temporary|
|Venues outside the Gold Coast|
|Cairns Convention Centre||Basketball (preliminaries)||5,000||Existing|
|Townsville Entertainment and Convention Centre||Basketball (preliminaries)||5,000||Existing|
|Anna Meares Velodrome||Track cycling||4,000||New|
List of Participating Nation of Commonwealth Games 2018 at Gold Coast
Total 70 Countries are participating in Commonwealth Games Gold Coast 2018 from the 18 sports of 275 events.
- Antigua and Barbuda
- Australia (host nation)
- British Virgin Islands
- Cayman Islands
- Cook Islands
- Falkland Islands
- Isle of Man (32)
- Jersey (32)
- New Zealand
- Norfolk Island
- Northern Ireland (88)
- Papua New Guinea
- Saint Helena
- Saint Kitts and Nevis
- Saint Lucia
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
- Sierra Leone
- Solomon Islands
- South Africa
- Sri Lanka
- Trinidad and Tobago
- Turks and Caicos Islands
A grand opening Ceremony Functions of the 2018 commonwealth games is schedule to be held at Carrara Stadium in the Gold Coast, Australia from the 19-00 AEST to 22:15 AEST time on 4th April 2018. This Gold Coast Opening Ceremony will be a too much fun and entertainment for the viewers as Many Popular and Famous Musician, Dancer and Star Celebrity to attend in this events and show their performance on the stage. Sky are full of with Firework and it surely be a mindblowing for the crowds.
Total 71 athletes bearing the flags of their respective nations in this parade of nations and flag bearing program.
Popular Australian Singer songwriter Delta Goodrem is set to headline the Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games. Apart of that Annastacia Palaszczuk – Premier of Queensland also attend in this Commonwealth games 2018 at Gold Coast Carrara Stadium.