World Cup

  • Brett Lee unveils the ICC World Cup 2015 trophy 07-03-2014 09:40 PM

    India may be in the midst of a horror run but the former Australian speedster Brett Lee thinks they will turn it around even as he hopes for a mega Australia-India final at the MCG in a years time. ...
  • Is Dhoni playing a selector now? 07-01-2014 09:33 PM

    MS Dhoni has ruled out a new Indian captain before the 2015 World Cup as he expressed his keenness to skipper the team in all three formats. ...
  • India can qualify for 2022 FIFA World Cup: Tendulkar 24-12-2013 12:04 AM

    Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly welcomed the FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, and Tendulkar said that India could surely qualify for the 2022 football World Cup. ...
  • Hockey team flops at Junior Men's World Cup 16-12-2013 08:11 PM

    Widely tipped as favourites, India finished a lowly tenth out of 16 teams, with Germany retaining their junior hockey World Cup title. ...
  • It is a landmark for Indian football: Praful Patel 09-12-2013 08:02 PM

    "The real challenge starts now and we have to develop the infrastructure to world standards to host the Under-17 World Cup successfully," said the AIFF President. ...
  • India in spotlight after getting to host U-17 football WC 06-12-2013 10:12 PM

    The other countries that were in the contention to host the competition were South Africa, Uzbekistan and Republic of Ireland. ...
  • India start as favourites in Junior Hockey World Cup 06-12-2013 10:05 PM

    India, in Pool C alongside the Netherlands, Korea and Canada, start their campaign with a tough encounter against the Netherlands. ...
  • Football World Cup 2014 preparations under scanner 28-11-2013 08:25 PM

    Part of a stadium that will host the 2014 World Cup opener in Brazil collapsed on Wednesday, killing at least two people. ...
  • Whole nation is proud of Afghanistan cricketers: Ashraf Haidari 04-10-2013 08:26 PM

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Afghanistan's Deputy Ambassador in India Ashraf Haidari hailed his nation's cricket team after they qualified for World Cup 2015 by beating Kenya on Friday. ...
  • World champion Deepika breaks down under media pressure 27-08-2013 08:55 PM

    India's top women archer Deepika Kumari was in tears after being harassed by reporters for interviews on Monday. ...
  • Junior women hockey team felicitated after historic win 08-08-2013 11:42 AM

    Following their success at the Junior Hockey World Cup, a victorious Indian women's hockey team was facilitated here in Delhi on Wednesday for creating history and winning a medal after 38 years. Cladded in spanking yellow off-field tees, the victorious Indian women's team arrived for their felicitation ceremony at the...
  • Hockey: India's 'Chak De' girls relive historic WC bronze 06-08-2013 09:19 PM

    Junior Indian women's hockey team members, including captain Sushila Chanu and coach Neil Hawgood, visit the CNN-IBN studios. ...
  • Buoyed with World Cup bronze, hockey girls return home 06-08-2013 04:55 PM

    The upbeat junior women hockey team believes that the bronze medal will help in lifting the spirits of Indian hockey. ...
  • Hockey: Can India lift the Asia Cup to book a World Cup berth? 31-07-2013 09:38 AM

    With a newly-appointed coaching staff, India will have to deliver in Malaysia as only the winner of the Asia Cup is guaranteed a place in the 2014 World Cup. ...
  • Indian women archery team on a high 25-07-2013 11:17 PM

    The horrors of last year's Olympic Games are a thing of the past as India's women return from the Archery World Cup with gold medals around their neck. ...
  • Chhetri hopes that India will host the under-17 football WC 19-06-2013 11:15 PM

    The star Indian footballer who is training the young kids at Ambedkar Stadium thinks that it's a massive opportunity for India to get a bid to host the under-17 football World Cup. ...
  • We have a good bunch of players: Nobbs 18-02-2013 10:43 AM

    CNN-IBN's Arnab Sen speaks to the India chief coach Michael Nobbs about the preparations of the Indian hockey team ahead of the World Cup qualifiers beginning on Monday. ...
  • West Indies Women let their hair down ahead of World Cup final 15-02-2013 08:13 PM

    West Indies Women while away before their World Cup final against Australia in Mumbai on Sunday. ...
  • Diana Edulji wants BCCI to take women cricket seriously 15-02-2013 08:06 PM

    Former India captain Diana Edulji urges the BCCI to take drastic steps to improve women's cricket in the country. ...
  • Match-fixing in football: How deep is the rot? 05-02-2013 11:57 PM

    Football expert Novy Kapadia wants FIFA to clamp down on match-fixing after European police claimed Monday that several matches were fixed worldwide over the last few years. ...
  • Match-fixing revelations rock the world of football 04-02-2013 08:35 PM

    European police uncovered more than 680 suspicious matches, including World Cup and European Championship qualifiers and two Champions League games. ...
  • Women's World Cup to kick off amid controversies 30-01-2013 08:42 PM

    The build up to the women's world cup starting from Thursday has been bumpy. ...
  • Women's WC: Suspense over Pak team continues 17-01-2013 09:03 PM

    Sources say BCCI may move Pakistan team's matches from Mumbai to either Bangalore or Kolkata due to security reasons. ...
  • ICC, BCCI should decide on women's WC venue: Zaka Ashraf 16-01-2013 09:26 PM

    With the BCCI being skeptical about hosting the Women's World Cup in Mumbai due to simmering tension on the Indo-Pak border, Pakistan Cricket Board chief, Zaka Ashraf feels that it's up to BCCI and ICC to decide where the tournament should be held. ...
  • Indo-Pak tension hits sporting ties 15-01-2013 09:00 PM

    While 9 Pakistan hockey players here for the HIL have returned home, the women's cricket world cup in Mumbai may be moved elsewhere. ...
  • Will a cricket crazy nation give the blind team their due? 14-12-2012 09:49 PM

    A defiant India beat Pakistan by 30 runs in a thrilling final of T20 World Cup for the sightless on Thursday. ...
  • Will the T20 triumph by blind team change the mindset? 14-12-2012 08:18 PM

    The Indian team that won the T20 World Cup for blind is yet to get the recognition from the BCCI. ...
  • West Indies storm into World T20 final 06-10-2012 10:10 AM

    CNN-IBN's panel of experts feels Chris Gayle and Kieron Pollard's final assault pushed Australia out of the contest. ...
  • Sri Lanka in their second World T20 final 05-10-2012 09:09 AM

    SL spinners defended a paltry 139 on a turning track to beat Pakistan by 16 runs in the ICC World Twenty20 semi-final. ...
  • Spirited Bangladesh go down fighting 26-09-2012 09:26 AM

    Bangladesh gave Pakistan a run for their money in their second group match but eventually lost the match thanks to some poor bowling. ...