Qualifying for 2022 World Cup gets underway in Asia


USA TODAY—Qualifying for the 2022 World Cup got under way in Asia on Thursday, with Mongolia and Macau among the teams earning first-leg wins in the preliminary round

England bat first as Cricket World Cup gets underway. The 2019 Cricket World Cup got underway under bright London skies on Thursday as hosts England were put in to bat by South Africa in the first game of the six-week tournament.