Four countries have 'shown interest' in hosting the Commonwealth Games in 2022.
The Commonwealth Games Federation confirmed Australia, Malaysia and Canada have sent 'updates' about hosting the games.
In a statement, they said:
An update on the selection of a host city for the 2022 games is expected on December 6th, following a board meeting.
Ian Ward, leader of Birmingham City Council and Chair of Birmingham 2022 Bid team said: