Some of the biggest names in sport such as Bradley Wiggins, Mo Farah, Michael Jamieson and Nicola Adams are preparing to go for gold at the Commonwealth Games as Glasgow prepare to host the 2014 showcase. Who are you looking forward to seeing? Also Read - Usain Bolt Plays Keepie Uppie Using Toilet Paper Roll to Stay Upbeat During Coronavirus Isolation
The Commonwealth Games will take place in Glasgow from 23 July to 3 August 2014. The opening ceremony will take place at Celtic Park July 23 and final security preparations are under way. Also Read - Usain Bolt Could Have Dug Deeper Instead of Quitting: Shelly-Ann Fraser
Some 1,100 soldiers will be deployed on the streets of Glasgow and spectators will face airport-style searches by uniformed personnel for possible explosive devices. These officials will be protecting some of the biggest names in sport like Jamaican runner Usain Bolt, cyclist Sir Bradley Wiggins and Scottish track and field athlete Elidh Child. Also Read - Kambala Racer Srinivas Gowda Not Interested in SAI Trials, Turns Down Kiren Rijiju's Invitation
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