How the most unlikely World Cup ever came to be

How the most unlikely World Cup ever came to be

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T20 World Cup: England stun Ireland in rain-soaked five-run defeat

T20 World Cup: England stun Ireland in rain-soaked five-run defeat

England missed the World Cup in Melbourne and Ireland’s rain was inspired. After a surprisingly soft performance in pursuit of 158, England, one of the favorites, were 105-5 in the 15th over when the rain arrived. With England after the required score, Ireland secured a five-run victory on the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern wicket when the match was called off. The win does not end England’s hopes of …

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FIFA World Cup 2022: When and where to watch

FIFA World Cup 2022: When and where to watch

The 2022 FIFA World Cup kicks off in a few weeks, taking place in the Middle Eastern country of Qatar. While most World Cups are summer tournaments, due to concerns about extreme heat, this year’s global football showcase was moved to November/December to ensure the safety of the players and those in attendance. The football tournament kicks off with hosts Qatar taking on Ecuador on …

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FIFA World Cup 2022 facts: dates, times, teams, football stars in action, how to watch, official song and Qatar tournament mascot

FIFA World Cup 2022 facts: dates, times, teams, football stars in action, how to watch, official song and Qatar tournament mascot

Qatar will host the biggest football show on the planet in 2022, with world stars like Ronaldo, Messi, Mbappe, Pogba, Neymar and Kane set to light it up. The FIFA Men’s World Cup is up for grabs, four years after France claimed the right to call themselves world champions. The stakes are as high as ever with established football nations such as Brazil, Belgium, Argentina, …

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World Cup: Brazil to become the top-ranked team at the 2022 tournament

World Cup: Brazil to become the top-ranked team at the 2022 tournament

Brazil will go into the World Cup as the top-ranked team after extending their lead over second-placed Belgium in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday. They are the only nation to have competed in every World Cup final and will go into next month’s tournament in Qatar in search of a record-extending sixth crown. – Streaming on ESPN+: LaLiga, Bundesliga, MLS, more (U.S.) Brazil …

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