What can traditional sports learn from the Fortnite World Cup?

Many more are keeping up to date with sporting events via Twitter, Instagram and Facebook and to appeal to these audiences, sports tournaments will have to keep an eye on esports and continue to diversify and innovate in their use of these channels. The recent Fifa Women’s World Cup was a good example, with several […]

North American qualifying for 2022 World Cup delayed

“These are extraordinary times, and we all need to continue to adjust,” U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter said. “We have established a strong foundation in our group and we will deal with whatever comes our way. We look forward to receiving the updated schedule so we can plan accordingly.”

ICC World Cup 2019: World Cup hopes all over for South Africa after heavy Lord’s defeat to Pakistan

Questions will be asked about where it all went wrong for South Africa. Dale Steyn’s absence was a major blow to their hopes, but they began the tournament badly and lacked the guile to set the team back on a sure course. Will Du Plessis stay on as skipper? That is sure to come in […]

FIFA partners Qatar to deliver 2022 FIFA World Cup

Colin Smith, Managing Director of the joint venture, said: “The continuous growth and complexities of a FIFA World Cup and the need for integrated involvement of all key areas across a host country has made it clear that a more efficient and optimised operational structure is required – this is particularly the case in Qatar, […]

UEFA Nations League, France 4-2 Croatia: Les Bleus win replay of 2018 World Cup final

Rebic was key to Milan’s upturn in form this year but he struggled to get involved in Paris and was replaced at half-time. He had just 17 touches and did not use any of them to have a shot or create a chance for his team-mates, while he completed just five successful passes.

Zoomcar offers subscription of the official car of ICC World Cup, Nissan KICKS

The ICC World Cup 2019 may have come to a resounding end, but there is still a chance for every user to emerge as the ultimate winner and walk home with the official car of the tournament, Nissan KICKS. Shared subscription platform, Zoomcar, has announced the availability of Nissan KICKS.“The shared subscription model is a […]

USA Rugby announces steps towards World Cup bid, backed by MLR owners

The US will host the 2026 football World Cup, with Canada and Mexico, and the Olympic Games in Los Angeles in 2028. As World Rugby looks to repeat the success of Japan 2019, a tournament held in a tier-two rugby nation, many observers see the US as a possible host for 2031.

ICC World Cup 2019: Full list of awards, prize money and statistics

Need to accept it as a part and parcel of life: Kane Williamson on New Zealand’s dramatic loss in World Cup final

Israel Plans to Broadcast 2018 World Cup to Arab States as Gesture of Respect

Israel named the decision to broadcast the 2018 World Cup “a historic step,” that confirms the status of the Arabic language and the respect that Israel has for it, as Arabs amount to 20 percent of the country’s population. The FIFA World Cup 2018 will be held in Russia from June 14 to July 15. The matches will take place at 12 venues in 11 cities […]

Michael Cheika quits as Australia head coach after crashing out of Rugby World Cup

“I have no regrets making that call, but yes, I would love to stay on. I really feel attached to the team and it is an honour to have this role as the coach of Australia. I take it with a lot of pride and a lot of honour. But, like I said, I made […]