CWG 2018 : Dates, Schedule, Events, Venues, Participating Countries


CWG 2018 – the 2018 Commonwealth Games, officially known as the XXI Commonwealth Games and commonly known as Gold Coast 2018 is scheduled to take place in Queensland, Australia between 4 and 15 April 2018.

Gold Coast 2018 - 2018 Commonwealth Games

Athletes from 70 participating nations are scheduled to compete at 2018 Commonwealth Games and a total of 275 medal events will take place across 19 sports.

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2018 Commonwealth Games Dates & Schedule :

The 2018 Commonwealth Games are scheduled to take place from 4 to 15 April 2018 with opening ceremony taking place on 4 April and Closing Ceremony taking place on 15 April 2018.

2018 Commonwealth Games Sporting Events :

  • Aquatics
    – Diving (10 Events)
    – Swimming (50 Events)
  • Athletics (58 Events)
  • Badminton (6 Events)
  • Basketball (2 Events)
  • Beach volleyball (2 Events)
  • Boxing (16 Events)
  • Cycling
    – Mountain biking (2 Events)
    – Road (4 Events)
    – Track (20 Events)
  • Gymnastics
    – Artistic Gymnastics (14 Events)
    Rhythmic Gymnastics (6 Events)
  • Hockey (2 Events)
  • Lawn bowls (10 Events)
  • Netball (1 Event)
  • Rugby sevens (2 Events)
  • Shooting (19 Events)
  • Squash (5 Events)
  • Table tennis (9 Events)
  • Triathlon (5 Events)
  • Weightlifting (16 Events)
    – Powerlifting (4 Events)
  • Wrestling (12 Events)

2018 Commonwealth Games Venues :

2018 Commonwealth Games will be staged across 17 world-class sporting venues across the Gold Coast and event cities Brisbane, Cairns and Townsville.

  • Carrara Stadium
  • Robina Stadium
  • Gold Coast Aquatic Centre
  • Coomera Sport and Leisure Centre
  • Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre
  • Gold Coast Hockey Centre
  • Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre
  • Oxenford Studios
  • Broadbeach Bowls Club
  • Carrara Indoor Stadium
  • Southport Broadwater Parklands
  • Elanora/Currumbin Valley
  • Nerang National Park
  • Queen Elizabeth Park

Venues outside the Gold Coast

  • Cairns Convention Centre
  • Townsville Entertainment and Convention Centre
  • Anna Meares Velodrome Track
  • Belmont Shooting Complex, Queensland

2018 Commonwealth Games Participating Countries :

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Australia
  • Bahamas
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Bermuda
  • Botswana
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Brunei
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cayman Islands
  • Cook Islands
  • Cyprus
  • Dominica
  • England
  • Falkland Islands
  • Fiji
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Grenada
  • Guernsey
  • Guyana
  • India
  • Isle of Man
  • Jamaica
  • Jersey
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Lesotho
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Mauritius
  • Montserrat
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • New Zealand
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norfolk Island
  • Northern Ireland
  • Pakistan
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • Scotland
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Solomon Islands
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • Swaziland
  • Tanzania
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Vanuatu
  • Wales
  • Zambia

Official Mascot of 2018 Commonwealth Games :

Borobi - Mascot of 2018 Commonwealth Games

Borobi is the official mascot of the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Borobi is a blue koala, with indigenous markings on its body. The term “borobi” is an Aboriginal term for koala.

Opening Ceremony of 2018 Commonwealth Games :

The Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Commonwealth Games will take place on 4 April 2018 at the Carrara Stadium in the Gold Coast, Australia, between 19:00 and 22:15 AEST.

Closing Ceremony of 2018 Commonwealth Games :

The Closing Ceremony of the 2018 Commonwealth Games will take place on 15 April 2018 at the Carrara Stadium in the Gold Coast, Australia, between 19:30 and 22:30 AEST.

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