Most federations favour 48-team World Cup in 2022

A decision on the expansion of the 2022 World Cup will be made by March, says Gianni Infantino. Getty FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Thursday that a majority of national football federations were in favour of expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams. Infantino said a decision would be made by March, […]

Belgium beat Netherlands in sudden death to win maiden World Cup title

Belgium beat Netherlands in sudden death to win maiden World Cup title

Belgium players celebrate with the winners trophy after their win over Netherlands in the Men’s Hockey. Photo:AP Bhubaneswar: A gritty Belgium defeated former champions the Netherlands in sudden death in a thrilling summit clash to win their maiden men’s hockey World Cup title at the Kalinga Stadium here on Sunday. Olympic silver medallist Belgium created […]

Aussies win Kite-Surfing World Cup

Aussies win Kite-Surfing World Cup

Adam Spencer / 17 December 2018 Two Aussies have won this year’s Kite-Surfing World Cup in Torquay after a hard fought five day event. Keahi De Aboitiz claimed the men’s competition while Jalou Langaree won the women’s event. The win has also moved De Aboitiz from third position to second position in the World rankings. […]

Hockey World Cup: Harendra Receives Official Reprimand From FIH for Umpire Outburst

Hockey World Cup: Harendra Receives Official Reprimand From FIH for Umpire Outburst

India’s chief coach Harendra Singh has been officially reprimanded by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) for his outburst against on-field umpires after the home team’s quarterfinal loss to Netherlands in the men’s hockey World Cup in Bhubaneshwar. PTI Updated:December 16, 2018, 5:51 PM IST Image: Twitter Bhubaneswar: India’s chief coach Harendra Singh has been officially […]