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Spin attack will play a key part, says Ireland`s T20I captain Gary Wilson

Since the qualifier will be held in UAE, which is famous for slow pitches, Ireland has selected three full-time spinners for the tri-series tournament, which also features Netherlands and Scotland.

Sep 14, 2019, 20:14 PM IST

Blow for UK PM Johnson as Scottish court rules suspension of Parliament is unlawful

The three Scottish judges concluded that the principal reason to prorogue parliament was to prevent it holding the executive to account over Brexit and to allow Johnson to pursue a no-deal Brexit policy.

Sep 11, 2019, 17:15 PM IST

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Kevin de Bruyne inspires Belgium to 4-0 rout of Scotland

Victory left Belgium with 18 points from six games, three more than second-placed Russia, who needed an 89th-minute goal by Mario Fernandes to beat Kazakhstan 1-0.

Sep 10, 2019, 10:32 AM IST

Scotland captain Andy Robertson says defeat against Russia a career low

Liverpool defender Robertson said Scotland appeared scared after taking the lead at Hampden Park and then leaking goals either side of halftime.

Sep 07, 2019, 19:49 PM IST

Zinedine Zidane advises Eden Hazard against playing for Belgium

Hazard, who Madrid signed from Chelsea for a joint-club record fee of 100 million euros ($111.44 million) in June, has yet to play a competitive game for his new side after injuring his thigh the day before the La Liga season started.

Aug 31, 2019, 19:55 PM IST

Uncapped Harry Souttar in Australia squad for World Cup qualifier

Souttar, who is playing for English Championship club Fleetwood Town on loan from Stoke City, is one of 12 players with 10 or fewer caps in the squad as Arnold looks to regenerate the side on the road to Qatar.

Aug 30, 2019, 18:41 PM IST

Scotland, PNG look ahead to Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019

The four Group A teams Scotland, USA, Papua New Guinea (PNG) and Bangladesh look ahead to the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier beginning this week in Scotland, with two spots up for grabs for Australia 2020.

Aug 26, 2019, 21:10 PM IST

Two Hong Kong players banned from cricket for life

Hong Kong's Irfan Ahmed and Nadeem Ahmed have been banned from all forms of cricket for life, while teammate Haseeb Amjad has received a five-year ban after the ICC Anti-Corruption Tribunal found them guilty of breaching its Anti-Corruption Code.

Aug 26, 2019, 19:42 PM IST

La Liga: 'Indignant' Villarreal slam penalty re-take due to VAR review

Fernandez saved a penalty from Roger Marti but the kick was ordered to be re-taken after a VAR review showed Fernandez had both feet off the line when the striker took the shot.

Aug 24, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

ICC Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019: Bangladesh to face PNG in opener

Defending champions Bangladesh will play Papua New Guinea while previous runners-up Ireland will take on Namibia on the opening day of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 in Scotland from August 31 to September 7.

Aug 09, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

Scotland secure final spot at ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2020

Scotland will now join fellow regional qualifiers Canada, Japan, Nigeria and UAE at the 16-team event that takes place in South Africa in January and February 2020.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

ICC U-19 World Cup Europe Qualifier: Ireland, Scotland remain unbeaten to set up final showdown

Scotland and Ireland made a one-two finish in the group stage of the International Cricket Council (ICC) U19 Cricket World Cup Europe Qualifier 2019 to set up a summit showdown clash with each other on Tuesday.

Jul 30, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

ICC U-19 World Cup Europe Qualifier: Ireland, Scotland secure convincing wins

Heavy overnight rain and thunderstorms in the Netherlands threatened to affect the second day of play in the ongoing qualifiers but the rain cleared up and the covers held to ensure all matches started on time.

Jul 29, 2019, 07:31 AM IST

ICC U19 World Cup Europe Qualifier: Denmark, Ireland and Scotland record wins on Day 1

Saturday’s fixtures will see Jersey face Scotland at Excelsior ’20, France take on the Netherlands in Voorburg and Denmark locking horns with Ireland at VOC.

Jul 27, 2019, 09:35 AM IST

Argentina knocks Scotland out of FIFA Women’s World Cup amid VAR controversy

The final goal of the match was the one that made the match controversial, as many questioned the decision of the Video Assistant Referee.

Jun 20, 2019, 09:28 AM IST

World Cup win will unite the Caribbean, feels Jason Holder

West Indies, who are the reigning Twenty20 champions, have a proud history at the ODI World Cup, winning the first two editions of the tournament in 1975 and 1979 and making the final of the third. 

May 28, 2019, 22:01 PM IST

USA sweep Canada to reach Women's T20 and Cricket World Cup Qualifiers

The Qualifier in Florida saw the rivals square off in three T20 internationals over three days, with the table-toppers advancing to represent their region at the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019.

May 22, 2019, 17:23 PM IST

Former Scotland skipper Con De Lange dies aged 38

He is survived by his wife Claire and two children--Daisy and Rory.

Apr 22, 2019, 18:39 PM IST

Scotland manager Alex McLeish shrugs off questions about future after Kazakhstan loss

Kazakhstan ranked 117th in the world, sealed a memorable victory in Nursultan with two goals in the first 10 minutes and added another just after halftime to send the Scots crashing to a humiliating defeat.

Mar 22, 2019, 11:51 AM IST

Scotland coach Shelley Kerr seeks progress ahead of FIFA Women's World Cup debut

Scotland face world number five Canada on Friday before playing Iceland on Monday in the Algarve Cup.  

Mar 01, 2019, 13:46 PM IST