Injury deprived him of what looked like a last chance at World Cup glory last year, but Dani Alves is now spurred on by the dream of lifting the trophy with Brazil in Qatar in 2022.
South African leg-spinner, Imran Tahir, will retire from One-Day International cricket after this year’s World Cup in England but will still be available for the Proteas in the T20 format.
They missed out on the men’s World Cup in Russia last year, but the good news for fans in countries from Italy to China and Scotland is that they will be present at the women’s tournament in France in June and July.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino is set to serve a second term after world football’s governing body said on Wednesday he would be the only candidate for June’s vote.
David Warner, who continues to serve his 12-month suspension from the national team for his role in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa, reportedly injured the elbow during a flamboyant knock for the Sylhet Sixers in the Bangladesh.