World Cup qualifiers

Japan and Saudi Arabia qualify for World Cup after Australia lose 

Australia remained in qualifying contention in third place, faced a playoff against the third-place team from Group A, currently the UAE and a possible final game against South American opposition.

published on : 24th March 2022

World Cup Qualifiers: Pakistan tent pegging team set to compete in India

Out of the seven teams, the top-two sides will qualify for the World Cup scheduled in South Africa in 2023.

published on : 25th February 2021

Five things to look out for at 2019 Cricket World Cup qualifiers

Afghanistan's incredible rise has continued to gain momentum over the last 12 months, led by teenage leg-spin sensation Rashid Khan.

published on : 1st March 2018

Rashid Khan to lead Afganistan in place of injured Asghar Stanikzai for World Cup qualifiers

Afghanistan's 4-1 series victory over Zimbabwe earlier this month sees them as favourites to qualify alongside West Indies.

published on : 27th February 2018

West Indies captain Jason Holder delighted Chris Gayle playing in World Cup qualifiers

Holder already has one eye on lifting the title next year and becoming only the second three-time world champions.

published on : 27th February 2018

African Football Confederation to consider Nigerian proposal for World Cup friendlies

Nigeria, Senegal, Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia will be Africa’s five flag bearers at Russia next year.

published on : 14th November 2017

Miracle of Sydney? Weakened Syria eye World Cup upset against Australia

If Syria can pull off a victory in Sydney against the hosts on Tuesday, it will go down in history as a wonder by the war-wrecked country.

published on : 9th October 2017

Dimitri Payet back with France for World Cup 2018 qualifiers, Martial left out

Payet is making his return alongside Tottenham midfielder Moussa Sissoko and Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane.

published on : 28th September 2017