Commonwealth Games closing ceremony: Peter Beattie apologises for debacle

Broadcasters furious they were unable to show athletes entering the stadium, while spectators rushed the exits during endless speeches

Commonwealth Games organisers have apologised after stinging criticism on social media of Sunday night’s closing ceremony.

Television viewers were unable to see the athletes entering the Gold Coast stadium with each nation’s flag bearer, leading Channel Seven’s own commentators to express their dismay.

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Source: theguardian
Commonwealth Games closing ceremony: Peter Beattie apologises for debacle