Media of every nation reported closing ceremony of 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Game is different ways. Articles are required to be collected and analyzed for understanding the reporting happened in Australia, UK and India.
- Provide an analysis about different ways through which framing of same event happened in each country.
- What culture characteristics are used by different nation while frame the news of closing ceremony.
Commonwealth Game 2018 closing ceremony slam by the fan media
The Commonwealth Games have officially ended in a storm of controverts with challenges 7 host Jo Griggs who from Brazil savaging organisers of the closing ceremony in a heated live TV spray. Athletes were spotted leaving the venue in drives as the dismal celebration played our, disappointed capping off the enthralling fortnight of the Games in lacklustre fashion. It has been seen that, there are excellence ceremony has been seen in the ending season of CWG 2018 in Australia. It has been seen that, there are number of cultural aspects has been seen at there. The authority of organiser has said that, we wanted athletes to be part of and enjoy the closing ceremony. However, having them came into the stadium in the pre show meant the TV audience were not able to see the athletes enter the stadium, alongside flag bearers. It has been seen that, in various aspects of CWG 2018, the nation has been shown its cultural values and may colours of cultural respects in the stadium. It is also bee seen that, by Australia country's athlete’s numbers of medals has been won by them in country. Beside from this, it has been seen that, this incident made impressive impact on perception of countrymen towards sports future in their country. It also highlighted number of issues faced by athletes in order to achieve the desired success and also for survival. This year, Australia was the hosting country of CWG 2018, and had an opportunity to improve the quality and performance of their sportspersons. Australia riding high with more gold medals, it has been seen that, Australia is host country of commonwealth games 2018, and they have got numbers of medals in various games. It has been seen that, numbers of its population are getting supports from its cultural characteristics and biases. In commonwealth game 2018, the badminton association has been noticed that 2 of the athletes has been sent to the 2018 commonwealth game. They have been run away from the camp and did not return with contingent. However, it has been also seen that, as per association they ran away from the fan after they were eliminated from the game. As per the information has been released to the president of the badminton association of Ghana and as per the Australian law, they have been protected in the country.
Main theme that was taken by the organizers for closing ceremony of Common Wealth game organized in Gold Coast was Aboriginal societies existing in various parts of Australia. There were various athletes that were left out of broadcast and hence, caused hassle due to last minute changes in performances and speeches by the Indian organizers. The athlete’s entry before the broadcast in stadium was not an effective idea at all by organizers. The coverage was not effectively done and then broadcasted. It also left the Australian audience quite angry to what has been broadcasted to viewers. However, main and central theme of closing ceremony was impressive but was not able to take viewership of the viewers ('Clearly a stuff-up': Commonwealth Games boss apologizes for closing ceremony, 2018).
CWG closing ceremony- as it happened
The Gold Coast games came to an emotional close with songs and poetry about history, unity, equality and inclusivity. The flag was passed to Birmingham, host of the 2022 edition, and similar values declared. It could be said that in CMW 2018 in Australia women's sevens team were left with broken hearts and shattered bodies after New Zealand Scored a golden point try deep in extra to deny them a historic commonwealth games title. In regards to this, there are various cultural characteristics or biases could be seen in order to understanding of framing which was used in each country in specific way. In case of UK, the closing ceremony of commonwealth game 2018. It has made great impact on various cultural aspects of the nation and as per their cultural customers and norms, the difference types of effective frame has been used by them for their countries. James Wilby times his run perfectly to take break in order to getting proper success in their life, it has been made great impact in their success of its athlete in their life. Andre Willis had to settle for fourth. “I knew it was a make or break deal, so I just went for it”, Wilby says after winning the gold. This incident made an impact on profitability and productivity of the business sufficiently. Apart from it, this success made a huge impact on country’s sports athletics positively. CWG 2018, had made great impact on women empowerment and such impressive incidents raised the proud level of each women and countrymen. Besides, it was also seen that most of Australian women felt proud on its winner and Australian culture has been made broad impact of getting success in the game in possible manner.
The closing ceremony of Common wealth games was almost organized in chaos as various types of changes were made by Indian organizers in the last minute that left various Scottish performers without passes for security gate which was required to be present with them. The cultural aspects was very well described in an effective manner and an effective representation of Australian culture was made at the Gold Coast. However, the comparison was made by various people with the organization of last ceremony. People found the closing ceremony a bit boring and lengthy with too many and long speeches. It was due to mismanagement and organization program of Indian organizers which were hired for organizing perspectives of common wealth games.
The federation chief of Common wealth games stated that it is a fantastic opportunity lying in front of the country where awareness regarding the particular issues can be mad and magnified so a that better actions can be taken by the country for the minorities and traditional cultural aspects (Commonwealth Games: Has Gold Coast 2018 proved sport and politics can mix?, 2018).
India: CWG day 11- India finish game with 66 medals
It has been seen that, the CWG games 2018, Australia has been shown that, the ceremony has been showing various cultural characteristics of the nation. In commonwealth game 2018, in India, Saina Nehwal beat PV Sindhu to win gold in women’s single badminton final as India ended the event with 66 medals. At the closing ceremony, these events have been made great impact on women’s thinking concerning about gaming sector and its future in the India. Mostly, girls often neglect to meet in this section, but most of the peoples are still trying to compete their competitors in the country and getting desired success in this sector for their nation. Hence, it could be said that, it has been revealed about great culture and colours of the country in games.
The Commonwealth games celebrated ancestry and native traditions in Australia in the closing ceremony. Aboriginal heritage was the central theme of closing ceremony which lasted for approximately 2 hours under the drizzling sky. The Indians ditched the comfort and marched out in blazers and trousers rather than opting for any conventional sarees and banghgalas. India is considered to be the oldest living culture of the world, which was celebrated by all at that night. A homage and tribute to Australian heritage was initiated (Gold Coast bids farewell, 2018). A launch of skycam was initiated with the soundtrack of eagle in order to reveal the stand of aboriginal families. An aboriginal family that was Delvene Cocktoo-Collins designed all the medals for the games. It helped in understanding the aboriginal culture and various aspects related to it.
An array of musicians and speeches was initiated by the country for better presentation at global platform. India also had various representatives which used to be one of the colonies of United Kingdom also helped, presented their culture through marches, music and speeches in a well-defined manner (History meets culture at CWG 2018 opening ceremony, 2018).