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Poor form puts Amla's World Cup place in jeopardy

Poor form puts Amla's World Cup place in jeopardy

South Africa's selectors will reveal on Thursday whether veteran batsman Hashim Amla will be part of the country's squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

UKVI and VFS Global offer special visa service packages for cricket world cup

UKVI and VFS Global offer special visa service packages for cricket world cup

UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and VFS Global have partnered to introduce exclusive visa service packages for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

Aspire Zone, Wega to hold first eSports World Cup in Doha

Aspire Zone, Wega to hold first eSports World Cup in Doha

Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) in partnership with Wega, a leading global payment solution developed by Truxtun Capital, has announced the first ever eSports World Cup to be held in Doha.

Oeberg wins final season race as Wierer claims World Cup

Oeberg wins final season race as Wierer claims World Cup

Hanna Oeberg of Sweden claimed her first proper World Cup victory in Sunday's biathlon season-ender at the Holmenkollen ski centre while Dorothea Wierer became the first athlete from Italy to claim the overall trophy.

Final decision on 48-team 2022 World Cup set for June: FIFA

Final decision on 48-team 2022 World Cup set for June: FIFA

FIFA chiefs will decide today whether to back an expansion of the Qatar 2022 World Cup to 48 teams but a final decision will only be taken at a meeting in Paris in June, sources said on Thursday.

Preparations underway for 12th Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Doha

Preparations underway for 12th Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Doha

The Organizing Committee of the 12th Artistic Gymnastics World Cup- Doha is currently preparing for the tournament, scheduled for March 20-23, with a record of 58 countries ...

Bolshunov wins dramatic 50km cross-country World Cup race in Oslo

Bolshunov wins dramatic 50km cross-country World Cup race in Oslo

Alexander Bolshunov struck late to win a dramatic men's cross-country World Cup 50-kilometre mass start on Saturday as Russia swept the podium places in Oslo.

ICC assures members of robust security at World Cup

ICC assures members of robust security at World Cup

The International Cricket Council has assured its members of a tight security plan for this year's World Cup in England after the Indian cricket board sought guarantees from the governing body ...

Qatar, FIFA experts assess progress at 4 proposed World Cup stadiums

Qatar, FIFA experts assess progress at 4 proposed World Cup stadiums

Representatives from Qatar and FIFA recently visited four proposed 2022 FIFA World Cup stadiums to assess progress and further familiarise themselves with the venues.

Ex-Fifa supremo Blatter summoned in 2006 World Cup investigation

Ex-Fifa supremo Blatter summoned in 2006 World Cup investigation

Sepp Blatter has been summoned to explain how Germany was awarded the 2006 World Cup as prosecutors in Switzerland investigate suspected corruption in the bidding process ...

Bid to undermine 2022 Qatar World Cup revealed

Bid to undermine 2022 Qatar World Cup revealed

Sir Lynton Crosby, one of the world’s best-known political operatives, offered to work on a campaign to cancel the 2022 Qatar World Cup and get it awarded to another country in return for £5.5mn ...

Roads leading to World Cup stadiums 90% complete: Ashghal official

Roads leading to World Cup stadiums 90% complete: Ashghal official

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has completed 90% of roads leading to stadiums for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, a feat that the agency has accomplished despite the ongoing economic blockade ...