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Huge global demand to visit Qatar for World Cup: survey

Huge global demand to visit Qatar for World Cup: survey

A recent worldwide survey conducted by the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) showed a massive demand from the international market to come to Qatar for the 2022 FIFA World Cup ...

SC fetes graduates of World Cup Security Leadership Qualification programme

SC fetes graduates of World Cup Security Leadership Qualification programme

The security committee at the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) on Thursday celebrated the graduation of the attendees of the 2022 World Cup security leadership qualification program ...

Qatar World Cup emblem brings joy to citizens, residents

Qatar World Cup emblem brings joy to citizens, residents

The unveiling of the 2022 FIFA World Cup emblem has brought joy to Qataris and residents, who flocked in large numbers to the country's landmarks that witnessed the unveiling of the tournament's emblem on Tuesday.

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 logo to be revealed on Tuesday

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 logo to be revealed on Tuesday

At 2022hrs (8.22pm) on Tuesday, the unveiling of the official logo for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 will take place in Doha and 23 cities around the world ...

British PM May hosts victorious England cricket team

British PM May hosts victorious England cricket team

British Prime Minister Theresa May hosted the World Cup-winning England cricket team in the garden of her Downing Street residence on Monday, describing their win as "one of the great sporting spectacles of our time".

England win Cricket World Cup after Super Over drama

England win Cricket World Cup after Super Over drama

England won the World Cup for the first time as they beat New Zealand in a dramatic Super Over after a nerve-shredding final ended in a tie at Lord's on Sunday.

Rain washes out India-New Zealand World Cup match

Rain washes out India-New Zealand World Cup match

India and New Zealand were awarded a point each after persistent rain in Nottingham forced the abandonment of their match on Thursday -- the fourth no result of this World Cup so far.

Rohit Sharma century guides India to opening World Cup win

Rohit Sharma century guides India to opening World Cup win

Sharma hit an unbeaten century as India made a comfortable start to their World Cup campaign with a six-wicket win over South Africa in Southampton on Wednesday that dealt a fresh blow to the Proteas' tournament hopes.

Henry shines as New Zealand thrash Sri Lanka in World Cup

Henry shines as New Zealand thrash Sri Lanka in World Cup

New Zealand made a flying start to their World Cup campaign as paceman Matt Henry struck three times in a 10-wicket trashing of woeful Sri Lanka on Saturday.

QIC studies plans for temporary power supply during World Cup

QIC studies plans for temporary power supply during World Cup

Qatar is studying plans to provide temporary power supply facilities during the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA

Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA

The 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held with 32 participating teams and not an expanded 48 teams, organisers FIFA said on Wednesday.

Poor form puts Amla's World Cup place in jeopardy

Poor form puts Amla's World Cup place in jeopardy

South Africa's selectors will reveal on Thursday whether veteran batsman Hashim Amla will be part of the country's squad for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.