Sports news 01 Mar, 2021
'All the moaning and groaning has got to stop': Viv Richards says India have pushed England out of 'comfort zone' - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
The Ahmedabad pitch has come under a lot of fire, especially how England were all out for 112 and 81 in the two innings as India wrapped up a 10-wicket win inside two days.
Chelsea vs. Man United: Blues are no better going forward under Tuchel - Steve Nicol | ESPN FC - ESPN UKGoogle News
Sergio Perez looking for post-Red Bull opportunities | F1 News by PlanetF1 - PlanetF1PlanetF1
Sergio Perez will look to use his 2021 drive with Red Bull to "open many doors" for his future in Formula 1.
Gujarat, Andhra, Karnataka qualify for Vijay Hazare Trophy quarter-finals - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
A round-up of the Vijay Hazare Trophy Matches on Sunday, February 28
Tottenham vs. Burnley reaction: Gareth Bale was fantastic but it's just one game! - Nicol | ESPN FC - ESPN UKGoogle News
SRH, RR and Punjab raise objection over IPL 2021 venues | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
The BCCI is mulling the idea of hosting the 2021 IPL in only six venues, of which Mumbai isn't a certainty
ISL 2020-21 highlights: Mumbai City wins League Winners Shield, beats ATK Mohun Bagan - SportstarThe Hindu
ISL 2020-21, MCFC vs ATKMB Updates: Get all the Indian Super League news, score and commentary from the game between Mumbai City FC and ATK Mohun Bagan.
BCA conducts auction for unsanctioned T20 league before getting BCCI's approval - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
The tournament is scheduled in Patna from March 21-27 with five franchises Angika Avengers, Bhagalpur Bulls, Dharbhanga Diamonds, Gaya Gladiators and Patna Pilots.
India make impressive return to international hockey, beat Germany 6-1 - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Hockey News: Young Vivek Sagar Prasad scored a brace as the Indian men's hockey team outclassed Germany 6-1 in its Europe tour opener to make an impressive return
Vijay Hazare Trophy 2020-21 Gujarat edge past Baroda to secure QF berth | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Meanwhile, Karnataka and Andhra also finished on top of their respective groups
Leicester vs. Arsenal reaction: Gunners showed a lot of character to fight back - Nicol | ESPN FC - ESPN UKGoogle News
Barcelona midfielder Pedri expected to miss two weeks with injury - Barca BlaugranesBarca Blaugranes
The midfielder is sidelined
Zidane: “We weren’t so bad before, nor are we so good now” - Managing MadridManaging Madrid
The coach called for his players to remain grounded.
FC Goa 0-0 Hyderabad: Gaurs hold Nizams to earn a playoff ticket - Goal IndiaSporting News
Chelsea and Manchester United shared the points in a 0-0 Premier League draw at Stamford Bridge on Sunday – the second time they have done so this season.
Schalke in meltdown: Entire sporting staff sacked as club sets unwanted Bundesliga record - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Schalke's problems continued as they sacked their first-team staff to become the first Bundesliga club with five different coaches in a season.
'I never swept': VVS Laxman explains how runs can be scored on a turning pitch in two ways - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
India vs England: VVS Laxman said he never played the sweep shot on a turning track but he had two options – one was to use his feet and another was to go right back in the crease.
Amid pitch controversy, Virat Kohlis no excuses video from 2018 SA tour goes viral - Republic TVRepublic World
Amid the pitch row, fans have now turned the clock back to 2018, to smash pitch critics by reminding them of Virat Kohli's words after India's loss against SA
Sell Martial? Why Ole doesn't want a Januzaj repeat at Man Utd - Tribal FootballTribal Football
COMMENT: Not quite the goalscorer he needs. Nor the winger his strikers require. Just what will Ole Gunnar Solskjaer do with Anthony Martial? And will it be
Vinesh Phogat Pins Former World Champion Vanesa Kaladzinskaya To Win Gold At Ukraine Wrestling Event.. - NDTV SportsNDTV News
Vinesh Phogat on Sunday pinned 2017 world champion Vanesa Kaladzinskaya to grab a gold medal at the Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial tournament in Kiev.
No stopping Padikkal as Karanatka seal last-8 berth - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
The Royal Challengers Bangalore opener, who scored a careerbest 152 against Odisha and followed it up with 126 not out versus Kerala in their last outing, smacked nine sixes and as many boundaries in his 145 not out from 125 balls.
Sheffield Shield: Western Australia No. 11 Survives Last Ball In A Dramatic Finish. Watch - NDTVSports.comNDTV News
Western Australia No. 11 Liam O'Connor kept out the last ball of a first-class match to help his team pull off a great escape against South Australia in a Sheffield Shield tie.
Tom Moody named Sri Lanka's director of cricket | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
The former Australian all-rounder has signed a three-year contract with Sri Lanka Cricket
'It's defeatist attitude': Kevin Pietersen says England coach Chris Silverwood should not 'moan' about pitch - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
There are also suggestions going around regarding ICC making an assessment on the 3rd Test pitch, something which Pietersen believes should not be advocated by Silverwood.
India vs England: Varun Chakravarthy In Doubt for T20Is After Poor Fitness Tests - Report - News18News18
Varun Chakravarthy was earlier picked in the T20I squad for the tour of Australia as well, on the back of impressive performances in the IPL 2020 for Kolkata Knight Riders.
Report: Liverpool could lose Jurgen Klopp to the German National Team this summer - Bavarian Football WorksBavarian Football Works
The former Borussia Dortmund boss would be a HUGE upgrade over Joachim Low.
Chinese football in disarray as champions Jiangsu FC cease operations - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Chinese football in disarray as owners of reigning Chinese Super League champions Jiangsu FC announce club will cease operations.
'He's practiced hard like MS Dhoni': Former India cricketer hails 'vastly improved' Rishabh Pant - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Farokh Engineer’s opinion about Rishabh Pant and his wicketkeeping has changed drastically today, with the former India gloveman expressing delight over how far the 23-year-old has come as a keeper.
Asia Cup to be postponed to 2023 if India play World Test Championship final in June: PCB chairman Ehsan Mani - India TodayIndia Today
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ehsan Mani, on Sunday, said that the Asia Cup is likely to be played in 2023 if India qualify for the World Test Championship final in June.
Nicholas Pooran picks two batsmen who can score the first ever T20 double hundred - CricTrackerCrictracker.com
Nicholas Pooran participated in the famous show ’25 questions’ show with ESPN Cricinfo, and opened up on a range of topics.
Cricketer Yuzvendra Chahal`s wife Dhanashree Verma shares stunning video in black bikini from Maldives vaca... - Zee NewsIndia.com
Star cricketer Yuzvendra Chahal and his wife Dhanashree Verma, a choreographer, are vacationing on the beautiful island country of Maldives. The power couple tied the knot on December 22, 2020 and seem to be having the time of their life in the tropical parad…
Lakshmi Manchu cycles 100 km for a cause.. - Greatandhra.comGreatandhra.com
Actress Lakshmi Manchu on Sunday completed 100 km of cycling here for a cause. She had pledged this initiative to support the differently abled for sports.
India calculated England’s ineptitude against spin to advantage: Ian Chappell - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Axar Patel and Ravichandran Ashwin claimed 11 and 7 wickets respectively to bowl out England for 112 and 81 in the two innings en route their 10-wicket win in the third Test on Thursday.
Agent reveals why Real Madrid beat Juventus to Frenchman - JuveFCJuveFC
Juventus is one team that wanted Ferland Mendy before he moved to Real Madrid. The Frenchman has established himself…
Bat has to be the first line of defence on spin-friendly pitches: Vengsarkar - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Cricket News: With a lot of talk on batsmen facing difficulties on the spin-friendly pitches that were laid out in Chennai and Ahmedabad for the second and third Te
FC Barcelona News: 28 February 2021; Barça beat Sevilla, Pedri could miss PSG trip - Barca BlaugranesBarca Blaugranes
A round-up of the latest Barcelona news and transfer rumors
Ugly draw against Verona puts Juve’s title defense on the brink - Black & White & Read All OverBlack & White & Read All Over
A shorthanded Juve side saw the chance to put pressure on the Milan teams fizzle out late.
Felt like I was in jail - Mehidy on first three days of quarantine in NZ | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Bangladesh players are currently undergoing a strict 14-day quarantine in New Zealand ahead of the series
'Jasprit Bumrah said he got workload management while playing in Ahmedabad Test': Virat Kohli - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Jasprit Bumrah told India captain Virat Kohli that he got workload management while playing the third Test against England in Ahmedabad in which he bowled only six overs.
People look at that and say look it’s just a straight one: Atherton picks 'ball of the game' from Ahmedabad Test - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
With as many as 28 of the 30 wickets to fall to spin, it can get difficult to judge one ball that stood out in the match.
Mia Khalifa slams Zlatan Ibrahimovic for his comments on LeBron James - Zee NewsIndia.com
Lebron är fenomenal på det han gör, men jag gillar inte när folk med status lägger sig i politik Lång intervju med Zlatan Ibrahimovic: https: t.co oXm5gjmhKv pic.twitter.com J3L82GWLD6 — discovery+ sport (@dplus_sportSE) February 25, 2021 The former pornst…
'They've not shown that they're close to Federer, Nadal, Djokovic', says ATP ace - Tennis World USATennis World USA
Federer, Nadal and Djokovic have given a ‘new dimension’ to tennis
James Harden sings praises of Luka Doncic - 'Mavs got a special one' - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Perennial MVP candidate James Harden acknowledged Saturday night that he considers comparisons of Luka Doncic to himself legitimate.
KKI vs LQA Prediction, 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips: Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update – PSL 2021, Match 11 - CricTrackerCrictracker.com
11Wickets Fantasy Team Prediction for Pakistan Super League (PSL) Match 11 Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars, Probable Playing XIs
India vs England: Rory Burns reprimanded over deleted tweet to Alex Hartley on Pink-ball Test - India TodayIndia Today
India vs England: Opener Rory Burns was not impressed with women's cricketer Alex Hartley's light-hearted take on the senior men's team defeat in the Pink-ball Test which ended inside two days in Ahmedabad.
Indian shotgun coach tests positive for COVID-19 in Cairo - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
More sports News: A shotgun coach with the Indian shooting team has tested positive for COVID-19 on arrival in Cairo for the ISSF World Cup in Cairo.
‘Even on flat tracks, he's bowling so well’: Imad Wasim names the ‘best bowler in the world' - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Babar led Karachi to its second win in three games with a six and two fours in succession against fast bowler Sohail Khan in the penultimate over.
India vs England: Mayank Agarwal Shows Off Team India's 'Mafia Gang' on Instagram - News18News18
Mayank Agarwal, who is yet to play a match in the series, took to Instagram to share a photo showing fans who Team India's "Mafia Gang" are.
‘I have no time for you as a human’ – Dale Steyn slams Simon Doull for ‘mid-life crisis’ comment in PSL 2021 match between Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators - CricTrackerCrictracker.com
Dale Steyn, on Friday, February 26, made his debut in the 2021 Pakistan Super League (PSL), representing the Quetta Gladiators in their
Van Niekerk, Chloe Tyron still out as SA name squad for India tour | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Masabata Klaas sustained an eleventh-hour injury that also sees her miss out
Seen some amazing Test knocks played on tough surfaces: Azharuddin's interesting idea to help batsmen on 'rank turners' - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Batsmen from both India and England struggled on the spinning surface of the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, the venue which hosted the third Test of the series.
Covid-19: NZC moves matches to Wellington as Auckland goes into lockdown - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
The remaining matches involving Australia men's team and England women's side will be played behind closed doors
Tanguy Ndombele details Paul Pogba conversation ahead of working with Jose Mourinho - Mirror OnlineMirror Online
Jose Mourinho's management style didn't get the best from Paul Pogba at Man Utd and Tanguy Ndombele discussed the Special One with his compatriot
Bayern Munich’s Serge Gnabry and Thomas Müller make immediate impact upon return - Bavarian Football WorksBavarian Football Works
Both were involved in the build up that led to Lewandowski’s second goal seconds after coming on before Gnabry scored a brace of his own to put the game away
PSL 2021 Wahab Riaz, Saqib Mahmood script Peshawar Zalmi's easy win | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
The duo combined to pick seven wickets as Peshawar Zalmi registered a 6-wicket win
Angelo Mathews named stand-in T20I captain as Shanaka faces visa issues | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
The first T20I between Sri Lanka and West Indies is on March 3
India Legends to lock horns with Bangladesh Legends on March 5 - The twelfth Man TimesThe12thman.in
India Legends will lock horns with Bangladesh Legends on March 5 in the Road Safety World Series 2021 in Raipur.
Man City's balance of beauty and brawn earns narrow win vs. West Ham, bodes well for quadruple quest - ESPN IndiaESPN India
It was an off day for Man City, but they still eked out a win over West Ham. That ability to grind will serve them well as they chase four trophies.
The curious case of Shikha Pandey and other talking points as India face South Africa - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
ESPNcricinfo analyses the India squads picked for the five ODIs and three-T20I series due to begin on March 7
EXCLUSIVE: Pune to Host India-England ODI Series After Maha CM's Nod, But Without Spectators - News18News18
In a good news for Pune's cricket fans, the city is all set to host the three match ODI series between India and England after getting a go ahead from Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray.
Spanish Championship Day T10 2021, Match 1: LMT vs MIN Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update - CricTrackerCrictracker.com
Check out the La Manga Torrevieja vs Minhaj Dream11 Prediction, playing XI updates, fantasy tips & much more for Match 1 of Spanish Championship 2021
"Go Get A Life": Aaron Finch's Wife Slams Trolls After Receiving Online Threats - NDTV SportsNDTV News
Aaron Finch's wife Amy has fired back at online trolls who targeted the couple following Australia skipper's slump in form in recent games.
James Neesham working to evolve himself as a limited-overs batsman - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
The allrounder played a destructive innings in Dunedin then held his nerve with the final over of the match
Rafael Nadal: Will 20-time Grand Slam champion win another major away from French Open? - Eurosport UKEurosport.co.uk
Where does Rafael Nadal sit at the top of the men's game and will he win another Grand Slam away from the French Open?
Indian team all-rounder announces retirement from all forms of cricket - Tamil News - IndiaGlitz.comIndiaGlitz.com
Team India all-rounder and two-time World Cup winner Yusuf Pathan has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. "I thank my family, friends, fans, teams,
England tour of India cricket Ahmedabad 4th Test Jasprit Bumrah BCCI personal reasons | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
India won't make any additions to their squad
Speedster Hima Das appointed Deputy Superintendent of Police of Assam - Yahoo India NewsYahoo Entertainment
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday formally presented international athlete Hima Das with the letter appointing her to the rank of Deputy...
‘Virat Kohli defending the pitch is a BCCI thing’: Alastair Cook, Andrew Strauss say Indian skipper ‘looking after groundsmen’ - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
Virat Kohli had insisted there were no demons in the pitch used for the 3rd Test, which has been called “not ideal” by several former players.