India World Cup

ICC World Cup 2019: Rohit Sharma ready to conquer communication challenges with KL Rahul

Against Pakistan, Rohit allowed Rahul to take first strike, which he normally does when Dhawan is around.

Jun 18, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

India Under-19 team wins World Cup: Bollywood celebs cheer for boys in blue

A string of celebrities from the tinsel town lauded India's victory against Australia today. 

Feb 03, 2018, 14:08 PM IST

FIFA thanks West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's role in India's successful hosting of U-17 World Cup

The Salt Lake Stadium had hosted 11 matches of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, including the final. Kolkata co-hosted the mega event along with New Delhi, Guwahati, Navi Mumbai, Kochi and Margao.

Nov 04, 2017, 12:51 PM IST

India's new football record: Highest attendance ever at FIFA U-17 World Cup

With 56432 spectators turning up at the Salt Lake Stadium to watch the Brazil versus Mali match, the total attendance of the FIFA U-17 World Cup reached 1280459. Before this match, a mere 6949 attendance was needed to break the record.

Oct 28, 2017, 19:11 PM IST

FIFA U-17 WC Quarter-finals: Live streaming, TV listings, timings, dates, venues, squads

While Ghana and Brazil have laid their hands on the silverware twice and thrice respectively, Spain, England, Mali and the US have all reached the knockout stages.

Oct 20, 2017, 20:14 PM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Who's left, who plays whom in quarters

The quarterfinal matches will be played on October 21 and 22 across four venues in the country.

Oct 20, 2017, 19:26 PM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Brazil drub Honduras 3-0, face Germany in quarterfinals

Brazil will now travel to Kolkata to take on Germany in the quarterfinals on October 22. Germany had produced a clinical performance while beating Colombia 4-0 in the pre-quarterfinals on October 16 in New Delhi.

Oct 18, 2017, 23:35 PM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Germany, Colombia face off in first pre-quarterfinal clash

Colombia are undoubtedly one of the bigger footballing nations in South America to have never won a world title.

Oct 15, 2017, 23:02 PM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Everything you need to know about pre-quarterfinals

In the knockout stages, there will be no extra time if the scores remain level at the end of regulation time. Winners shall be determined by a penalty shoot-out.

Oct 15, 2017, 21:49 PM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup in India a success: England coach

Overwhelmed by the response of the tournament, Cooper further said there has been brilliant coverage of the games in India.

Oct 13, 2017, 21:54 PM IST

FIFA U-17 World Cup: USA and Ghana face off, eye knock-out berth

The two teams have met twice before in the U-17 World Cup, with the Black Starlets claiming 2-0 wins in both 1995 in Quito and 1999 in Auckland.

Oct 08, 2017, 18:15 PM IST

Age cheats under scanner ahead of FIFA U-17 World Cup

All players at the competition, which has helped launch the careers of Neymar, Ronaldinho, Andres Iniesta and Xavi Hernandez, will have their wrists scanned by MRI to check they weren`t born before January 1, 2000.

Oct 04, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

U-17 FIFA World Cup: Heavyweights England, Germany, Spain, Turkey qualify for India tournament

Iran, Iraq, Japan and North Korea, besides hosts India have qualified from Asia, while Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Paraguay have done so from South America.

May 14, 2017, 16:48 PM IST

India's World Cup story: A faithful catalogue

Cricket World Cup: The Indian Challenge; Author: Ashis Ray; Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing India Pvt. Ltd; Pages: 202; Price: Rs.499

Mar 04, 2015, 08:13 AM IST