Commonwealth Games 2014 – India Happy With Top-5 Finish in Glasgow, Scotland

CWG 2014The 2014 Commonwealth Games (officially the XX Commonwealth Games) were held in Glasgow, Scotland, from 23 July to 3 August 2014. There are 71 participating nations at the 2014 Commonwealth Games with approximately 4,950 competing athletes, making it one of the largest Commonwealth Games staged to date. Although there are 53 members of the Commonwealth of Nations, 71 teams participate in the Commonwealth Games, as a number of dependent territories compete under their own flag. The four Home Nations of the United Kingdom-England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland-also send separate teams.

 

2014 CWG: Medal Standings (Top 5 Nations)

 

Rank

Nations

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Total

1

England

58

59

57

174

2

Australia

49

42

46

137

3

Canada

32

16

34

82

4

Scotland

19

15

19

53

5

India

15

30

19

64

 

The 2018 Commonwealth Games will be held in Gold Coast City, Queensland, Australia.

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