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Durban loses right to host 2022 Commonwealth Games

DURBAN: Durban has lost the right to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) president Gideon Sam told Reuters on Monday. "This is a huge disappointment for us and for the whole African continent. But without the necessary government guarantees, we couldn’t move on," the Commonwealth Games Federation vice-president said by telephone. "Everybody was very excited to see the Commonwealth Games staged in Durban, which was very well equipped to host the event, but…