Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse (R) and Sri Lankan sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamamge (L) unveil the emblem for the island's bid to host the 2018 Commonwealth Games during a ceremony at ... more 
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse (R) and Sri Lankan sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamamge (L) unveil the emblem for the island's bid to host the 2018 Commonwealth Games during a ceremony at his Temple Trees residence in Colombo on January 31, 2011. Sri Lanka is vying with Australia's Gold Coast to convince the majority of Commonwealth's 71 members to host games at Rajapakse's hometown in Hambantota. AFP PHOTO/Ishara S.KODIKARA (Photo credit should read Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images) less 
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