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23 September 2017 14:57 (South Africa)

Delhi bridge collapses in latest setback for Commonwealth Games

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

A footbridge that was being built near the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi - set to host the Commonwealth Games next month - has collapsed, injuring at least five workers. The safety and security of competitors has already been questioned, owing to a terrorist attack at a mosque on Sunday, as well as the state of the accommodation in the athletes' village, and this later incident won't charm participating countries. Read more: AFP, via News24Bloomberg

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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