Melbourne emerges as heavyweight 2026 Commonwealth Games contender

Melbourne previously hosted the Commonwealth Games in 2006. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)

Melbourne has emerged as a major contender to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games.

Sydney Morning Herald reports the Commonwealth Games Federation has approached the state of Victoria to gauge its interest in staging the event.

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