ICC World Cup qualifiers

ICC congratulates West Indies, Afghanistan on World Cup qualification

The International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive David Richardson has congratulated Afghanistan and the West Indies on making it through to World Cup 2019.

Mar 26, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

Afghanistan thrash West Indies to win ICC World Cup qualifying final

Mohammad Shahzad starred as Afghanistan laid down a marker ahead of next year's World Cup by romping to a seven-wicket thrashing of the West Indies in Sunday's's qualifying final in Harare.

Mar 25, 2018, 21:38 PM IST

How Afghanistan and West Indies qualified for the 2019 World Cup

The 2018 ICC World Cup qualifiers come to an end on Sunday with the West Indies taking on Afghanistan in the final at the Harare Sports Club in Zimbabwe.

Mar 24, 2018, 14:59 PM IST

ICC World Cup Qualifiers: Zimbabwe defeat opens door for Afghanistan, Ireland

Zimbabwe lost a World Cup qualifying thriller by just three runs to the United Arab Emirates on Thursday, allowing Afghanistan and Ireland to clash in a winner-takes-all tie for a place in the 2019 finals.

Mar 22, 2018, 22:20 PM IST

Rain helps West Indies edge Scotland to qualify for 2019 ICC World Cup

The West Indies snatched a spot at next year's World Cup by edging to a five-run victory over Scotland on DLS method in Harare on Wednesday.

Mar 21, 2018, 20:45 PM IST

Rashid Khan insists that Afghanistan World Cup hopes still alive

Rashid Khan insisted that "anything can happen" and that Afghanistan are still holding hopes of qualifying for next year`s World Cup in England and Wales, after beating the United Arab Emirates by five wickets on Tuesday.

Mar 20, 2018, 22:04 PM IST

Rashid Khan spins Afghanistan to ICC World Cup qualifier victory over UAE

Rashid Khan took a big leap towards becoming the quickest bowler to 100 ODI wickets when he grabbed his fourth five-wicket haul to help Afghanistan beat the United Arab Emirates in a Super Six fixture of the ICC World Cup Qualifier on Tuesday.

Mar 20, 2018, 21:41 PM IST

ICC World Cup Qualifiers: West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels reprimanded for code-of-conduct breach

The West Indian damaged the 30-yard circle while walking back following his dismissal in the match against Zimbabwe on Monday.

Mar 20, 2018, 11:19 AM IST

West Indies edge Zimbabwe to stay on World Cup course

West Indies edged closer to a place in the 2019 World Cup when they defeated Zimbabwe by four wickets in the latest qualifying match on Monday.

Mar 19, 2018, 21:21 PM IST

Zimbabwe dump Ireland to close on 2019 World Cup berth

Zimbabwe were indebted to the in-form Sikandar Raza's unbeaten 69 as the all-rounder helped them recover from 139-7, with Chisoro adding a valuable 21 at number nine.

Mar 16, 2018, 22:09 PM IST

Afghanistan beat two-time world champions West Indies by 3 wickets in ICC World Cup Qualifiers

Afghanistan collected their first win in the Super Six stage to keep their campaign alive. They will have to keep winning every game from here to strengthen their chances.

Mar 15, 2018, 21:12 PM IST

West Indies see off Netherlands as Ireland reach Super Sixes in ICC World Cup qualifiers

Big-hitting opener Evin Lewis was among the runs as the West Indies made it four straight wins at World Cup qualifying by beating the Netherlands in Harare on Monday, while Ireland joined them in the Super Six stage.

Mar 12, 2018, 22:47 PM IST

Rovman Powell maiden ton lifts West Indies to overcome Ireland, make Super Six stage

Hosts Zimbabwe also booked their spot in the next round by making it three wins from three in Group B with a comfortable victory over Hong Kong, while Afghanistan saw off Nepal to keep their slim hopes alive.

Mar 10, 2018, 22:36 PM IST

ICC World Cup Qualifiers: Afghanistan's Mohammad Shahzad suspended for two matches after breaching code of conduct during Zimbabwe game

During Afghanistan's thrilling encounter against Zimbabwe on Tuesday, Shahzad was found guilty of breaching Article 2.1.8, which relates to “abuse of cricket equipment or clothing, ground equipment or fixtures and fittings during an international match”.

Mar 07, 2018, 20:53 PM IST

Chris Gayle third batsman after Sachin Tendulkar, Hashim Amla to hold this record

The other 10 countries to get Gayle`s wrath are Bangladesh, Canada, England, India, Kenya, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe.

Mar 07, 2018, 18:38 PM IST

ICC World Cup Qualifiers: Chris Gayle scores first ODI ton in three years as West Indies thrash UAE bowlers

Chris Gayle scored his first ODI century in three years as the West Indies beat the United Arab Emirates by 60 runs in their ICC World Cup Qualifiers match at Harare on Tuesday. 

Mar 06, 2018, 17:07 PM IST

Netherlands get Ryan ten Doeschate boost at the ICC World Cup qualifiers

Ten Doeschate's return to the Dutch side for the first time since the 2011 World Cup is a huge boost to their hopes of taking one of the two qualifying berths away from the 10-nation tournament that starts in Zimbabwe on Monday and runs to March 25. 

Mar 02, 2018, 09:34 AM IST

Nikita Miller fifer saves West Indies the blushes against UAE in World Cup qualifier

The two-time World Cup winners were skittled out for just 115 batting first in Harare, but Miller`s haul, and three wickets for fast bowler Kemar Roach, bowled the UAE out for a paltry 83.

Mar 01, 2018, 23:49 PM IST

ICC World Cup Qualifiers: West Indies, rivals scramble for 2019 lifeline

The West Indies, world champions back in 1975 and 1979, were the biggest casualties of the International Cricket Council's controversial decision to shrink next year's World Cup to just 10 nations.

Mar 01, 2018, 10:35 AM IST

ICC World Cup Qualifiers: Five things to look out for

The qualifying tournament for the 2019 ICC World Cup gets underway in Zimbabwe on Sunday, with 10 teams battling it out for only two places at next year's tournament in England and Wales.

Mar 01, 2018, 10:01 AM IST