South Africa at the Commonwealth Games
at the Commonwealth Games
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South Africa has competed at eleven of the nineteen Commonwealth Games which have been held; from the original Games in 1930 to 1958, and from 1994.
Because of South Africa’s then apartheid policy, South Africa withdrew from the British Commonwealth, but was later re-admitted.
At the 2006 Commonwealth Games, South Africa was fifth in the medal tally; with a total of 38 medals (12 Gold, 13 Silver and 13 Bronze). South Africa was sixth in the All-time tally of medals, with an overall total of 280 medals (92 Gold, 92 Silver and 96 Bronze).
Host country (South Africa)
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- South Africa at the 2006 Commonwealth Games
- Category:Commonwealth Games competitors for South Africa
- "South Africa Commonwealth Games History". Retrieved 29 April 2011.