The commonwealth games are commonly called the friendly games they hold unique history and have many sporting games.
There are many international multi sports like the Olympics with many athletes from commonwealth countries .
The commonwealth includes countries that are in England New Zealand and Pacific islands . The first games were held in 1930 in Hamilton Canada.
there were eleven countries four hundred athletes
and six sports along with fifty nine events.
This event has had many different changes, to even its name. From 1930 to 1950 these games were known as the British empire games. Later from 1970 until 1974 the British then named it the British commonwealth games. Finally in 1978 the games in Edmonton Canada multi-sport event
changed the title to the commonwealth games.