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UAE defeat PNG in ICC World Cup qualifier

Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 20:08

Skipper Khurram Khan led from the front with a century as the United Arab Emirates (UAE) recorded a comprehensive 150-run victory over Papua New Guinea (PNG) on the first day of the Super Six stage of the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier New Zealand 2014 (CWCQ) at Hagley Oval here Sunday.

Boateng out of Ghana`s World Cup qualifier

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 16:25

Kevin-Prince Boateng will miss Ghana`s 2014 World Cup play-off first leg match with Egypt due to a knee injury.

Trapattoni parts company with Ireland

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 19:25

Giovanni Trapattoni left his post as Ireland soccer manager on Wednesday following his side`s World Cup qualifying defeats against Sweden and Austria in the past week.

2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier: Gareth Bale unable to spare Wales defeat by Serbia

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 09:42

Not even the substitute appearance of record-breaker Gareth Bale could spare Wales a 3-0 defeat by Serbia in Cardiff on Tuesday.

2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier: Franck Ribery brace propels France past Belarus

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 09:42

Franck Ribery netted a brace as France twice came from behind to win 4-2 in Belarus in Tuesday`s World Cup qualifier, ending a run of five games without a goal for Didier Deschamps` side.

2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier: England stay on top after holding firm in Ukraine

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 09:42

Unadventurous England defended stoutly to contain Ukraine and edge closer to next year`s World Cup finals after a scrappy 0-0 draw on Tuesday.

France`s World Cup hopes dented by goalless draw

Last Updated: Saturday, September 07, 2013, 10:03

France`s chances of qualifying directly for the 2014 World Cup finals were left hanging by a thread following a goalless draw in Georgia on Friday.

Lambert to start for England after Sturridge ruled out

Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 08:34

Southampton striker Rickie Lambert will lead England`s attack in the World Cup qualifier against Moldova on Friday after Daniel Sturridge was ruled out through injury.

Lionel Messi in Argentina squad missing four suspended players

Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 08:27

Argentina`s injured captain Lionel Messi has been named in a squad missing the suspended Javier Mascherano and Gonzalo Higuain for next month`s World Cup qualifier against South America`s bottom side Paraguay.

South Korea media blame Iran for angry scenes

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 18:07

South Korean media blamed Iran on Wednesday for angry scenes at a tense World Cup qualifier which ended with fans pelting debris on to the pitch and the visiting coach under fire for a rude gesture.

South Korea angered by Queiroz `hand gesture`

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 22:04

South Korea accused Iran`s Carlos Queiroz of making a rude gesture at rival coach Choi Kang-Hee after their highly charged World Cup qualifier on Tuesday.

Ecuador 1-1 Argentina: Visitors survive Tricolor rally to earn point

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 09:06

Argentina were forced to dig deep as they toiled in the altitude of Quito, but a determined defensive effort saw Alejandro Sabella`s men hold on for a 1-1 draw away to Ecuador in Tuesday`s World Cup qualifier.