Iran is the highest-ranked soccer team in Asia, a position that underlines the Middle Eastern country’s status as a regional favorite to qualify for the 2022 World Cup, planned for nearby Qatar. Thousands
London (CNN) — As the ball hit the stumps and the bails came hurtling down, they all set off in different directions. There was pandemonium in the stands, with thousands jumping to their feet, while those
How on earth did England win World Cup final? The fine margins and umpire error that swung cricket's most dramatic day
Now that things have calmed down and the dust has settled on England's maiden World Cup win at Lord's on Sunday, we can finally take a moment to ask: how on earth did that happen? What a match it was.
CAIRO (Reuters) - African teams will contest a final playoff round in their World Cup 2022 qualification campaign, a system last employed for the 2014 tournament, the Confederation of African Football
England's World Cup triumph was four years in the making. It came about once Andrew Strauss determined that the team would focus on white ball cricket. The team's preparation and training has been second
Gernot Rohr says there is "no hurry" for him to make a decision on his future as Nigeria coach after the team's defeat to Algeria in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final on Sunday. The 66-year-old, who
Whoever chewed that umbrella handle watching the Demon Spofforth in 1882 was an amateur. Where were you when Jason Roy reviewed that lbw? What about when Joe Root swished at his second consecutive ball?