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Ama Agbeze and Geoff Thompson join Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games board

Former international athletes Ama Agbeze and Geoff Thompson have been appointed to the board of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Agbeze captained Team England’s netballers to Commonwealth gold at the Gold Coast 2018 Games, while Thompson is five-time former world karate champion. Their appointments by Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden follow...
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Birmingham 2022: Ama Agbeze and Geoff Thompson appointments set to improve diversity

Former international athletes Ama Agbeze and Geoff Thompson have joined the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games board. There have been concerns over a lack of diversity among the event's leadership. Last year, the organising committee was criticised for its near entirely white board and executive management team. Local politicians demanded more...
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