The Commonwealth Games are just one day away. It will start in Birmingham, England on Thursday (28 July). This will be the 22nd edition of the Commonwealth Games. More than 5000 athletes from 72 countries will compete for medals in 20 different sporting events. The Games will begin on Thursday with a grand opening ceremony at the Alexander Stadium.
At the same time, the Sports Authority of India has started the #Create4India campaign to increase the enthusiasm of Indian players. However, Indian players are making their presence felt in the Commonwealth Games for the 18th time. This time the Commonwealth Games will be held in Birmingham from 28 July to 8 August.
The opening ceremony will begin at 11:30 p.m. local time in Birmingham. If you look at Indian time, it will be broadcast from 4 am on 29th July. Live broadcast of Commonwealth in India will be done on Sony Pictures Network (Sony TV). Indian viewers will be able to watch the live broadcast of Commonwealth Games 2022 on Sony TEN 1, Sony TEN 2, Sony TEN 3, Sony SIX and Sony TEN 4 channels.
Apart from this, live streaming of Commonwealth Games will be available on Sony Liv. At the same time, apart from the live commentary of the games on Sony Liv, medal tally and other updates will be available. apart from Sony network, the games can be seen on Doordarshan. However, unlike Sony, not all matches will be telecast here. Doordarshan will telecast matches of Indian players only.
India's Neeraj Chopra, who won the country's first Olympic gold medal in athletics, is likely to be the country's flag bearer during the opening ceremony. Although his availability for the opening ceremony is yet to be confirmed and he will be present at the time, he will be named as the flag bearer for the event. The last time PV Sindhu was India's flag bearer at the Gold Coast in 2018. India's hockey teams and women's cricket team will be part of such an event for the first time.