Sports news 18 Feb, 2021
IPL 2021 Auction: Chris Morris Becomes Most Expensive Buy In IPL History, Goes To Rajasthan Royals F.. - NDTV SportsNDTV News
IPL 2021 Auction: Chris Morris Becomes Most Expensive Buy In IPL History, Goes To Rajasthan Royals For Rs. 16.25 Crore
Papers: Barcelona to focus on youth after PSG defeat - Barca BlaugranesBarca Blaugranes
Time to look to the future?
Royals land Morris for INR 16.25 crore; RCB bag Maxwell for INR 14.2 crore - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
The South Africa allrounder became the most expensive overseas player at the auction
Vivo back as IPL title sponsor for 2021 season - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
Dream11 had replaced Vivo last season in the aftermath of the military clashes at the India-China border
England players shouldn't miss NZ Tests for IPL, says Vaughan - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Cricket News: Former England skipper Michael Vaughan on Thursday said that the Three Lions' players should not be allowed to skip the two Tests against New Zealand
Vics take first-innings lead despite Lyon masterclass | Marsh Sheffield Shield 2020-21 - cricket.com.auGoogle News
ICC announce same match officials for remaining IND-ENG Tests, England cricket tour of India, 2021 | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Javagal Srinath will be the match-referee for the entire series, including for the eight white ball games
Christensen finding success by keeping things simple under Tuchel - We Ain't Got No HistorySB Nation
Square pegs, square holes
Will Pucovski to have shoulder reconstruction and will miss six months - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
The batsman injured his shoulder on Test debut and the decision has been taken to undergo surgery
Cricketer Dies Following A Heart Attack While Batting In Pune, Video Goes Viral - ABP LiveAbplive.com
Police informed that a 47-year old, identified as Babu Nalawade died following a heart attack while playing cricket in Pune’s Junnar tehsil. Watch the video here.
South Africa lodges complaint against Cricket Australia for tour postponement - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Cricket News: An irked Cricket South Africa (CSA) has finally lodged an official complaint with the ICC after Cricket Australia indefinitely postponed its national
Porto 2-1 Juventus: Cristiano Ronaldo's unfortunate moment with Alex Sandro goes viral - GIVEMESPORTGIVEMESPORT
Porto 2-1 Juventus: Cristiano Ronaldo's unfortunate moment with Alex Sandro goes viral
Australian Open: Tearful Serena Williams cuts short news conference after defeat to Naomi Osaka - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Tennis News: Asked if it was just a bad day at the office, Serena Williams said: "I don't know. I'm done," before leaving the room in tears, following her 6-3, 6-4
Daily Schmankerl: Liverpool is serious about Bayern Munich’s David Alaba; Juventus eyeing Bayern Munich targe… - Bavarian Football WorksBavarian Football Works
If David Alaba could let us all know where his next stop is after Bayern Munich, it would be great.
Condemned for silence on Wasim Jaffer controversy, Sachin Tendulkar singles out Mohammed Siraj for praise; faces grief from fans - Janta Ka ReporterJanta Ka Reporter
Former India batsman Sachin Tendulkar has singled out Mohammed Siraj for his appreciation on the way he celebrated Ravichandran Ashwin's 100 in the second Test against England in Chennai recently. Tendulkar's praise for Siraj came days after he faced widespre…
"First of all, we're sorry": England captain Joe Root, coach Chris Silverwood publicly apologise to Moeen Ali for comments made during press conference after Test defeat - Janta Ka ReporterJanta Ka Reporter
In an extraordinary development, England Test skipper Joe Root and the team coach Chris Silverwood have issued a public apology for comments made about Moeen Ali during a press conference after England's humiliating defeat to Indian in the second Test in Chen…
Plotting dismissals, the Ashwin way - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
From opening the bowling in the Indian Premier League to leading the Test bowling attack at home, Ashwin the spinner has worn many hats.
Guardiola says injured Man City star Gundogan will be ready to face Arsenal - Goal.comSporting News
Manchester City head coach Pep Guardiola has offered a positive injury update on Ilkay Gundogan, saying the midfielder should be ready to face Arsenal on Sunday.
Daniil Medvedev: Andrey Rublev is something like a Duracell battery - Tennis World USATennis World USA
Medvedev beat Rublev in straight sets to make the Australian Open semifinal.
Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Tottenham set £150m Kane price tag as Man Utd and Man City circle - Goal.comGoal.com
Goal takes a look at the biggest transfer news and rumours from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and around the world
Everton vs. Manchester City reaction: City are 'FLAWLESS!' Can they win Champions League? | ESPN FC - ESPN UKGoogle News
The Cristiano Ronaldo penalty debate: Did Juventus deserve one vs. Porto? | UEFA Champions League - ESPN UKGoogle News
Sevilla FC vs. Borussia Dortmund - Football Match Report - February 18, 2021 - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Get a report of the Sevilla FC vs. Borussia Dortmund 2020-21 UEFA Champions League, Round of 16 football match.
WIS vs BAR Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips & Playing-11 Updates for Today's West Indies ODD Match – February 18th, 2021 - SportskeedaSportskeeda
Match 11 of the Super50 Cup will see Windward Volcanoes lock horns with Barbados Pride at the Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua on Thursday.
Levante vs. Atletico Madrid - Football Match Report - February 17, 2021 - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Get a report of the Levante vs. Atletico Madrid 2020-2021 LaLiga football match.
Chelsea 2-0 Newcastle United: Statistical Review and Analysis - We Ain't Got No HistorySB Nation
The numbers behind the game
IPL Auction 2021 LIVE Streaming online: Watch IPL Auction live on Star sports at 2:00 PM IST - InsideSportInsideSport
IPL 2021 Auction LIVE Streaming online: Watch IPL Auction live on Star sports at 2:PM IST, catch all IPL Auction LIVE update on Insidesport
Aus Open: Beating Nadal in the fifth is no child’s play - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
The last time Nadal lost a five-setter after winning the first two sets was to Fabio Fognini at 2015 US Open.
New Motera stadium: Big in every sense - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
At the world’s biggest cricket stadium having a capacity of 1,10,000, a batsman will have to first climb down 80- odds steps from the dressing room perched high over the sightscreen and then take a long walk on the sprawling oval to reach the central square.
Solskjaer confirms Man Utd wonderkids Diallo & Shoretire could debut vs Real Sociedad - Goal.comGoal.com
Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has given Amad Diallo and Shola Shoretire hope of making their senior debuts in the Europa League clash against Real Sociedad on Thursday.
What Rafael Nadal's Australian Open loss means for Federer, Djokovic and career Slams race - ESPN IndiaESPN India
The big question remains: Who will finish with the most Slam titles? But tennis's next generation could take advantage of this opportunity.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer identifies new position for Mason Greenwood at Manchester United - Metro.co.ukMetro.co.uk
Can you guess the whopping price of MS Dhoni's brand new sneakers? - DNA IndiaDNA India
Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni created a sensation when he was spotted wearing the expensive sneakers at the Airport
Babar, Warner in top bracket of The Hundred draft | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
35 spots will be up for grabs in the upcoming draft, of which only seven are available to overseas players
DHA-W v JAM-W Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips & Playing 11 Updates for Today's Jharkhand Women's T20 Match - Feb 18th, 2021 - SportskeedaSportskeeda
Dhanbad Daffodils will lock horns with Jamshedpur Jasmines in Match 10 of the Jharkhand Women’s T20 Trophy.
IPL 2021 Auction: Players Royal Challengers Bangalore Could Go For - NDTV SportsNDTV News
IPL 2021 Auction: Royal Challengers Bangalore released big names like Chris Morris, Aaron Finch and have the greatest number of available slots going into the auction.
Tottenham's Son denies Mourinho has lost dressing room - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Son Heung-Min has rejected suggestions head coach Jose Mourinho is losing the respect of the Tottenham dressing room.
Australia refusal to tour not 'acceptable non-compliance' - CSA writes to ICC | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Cricket South Africa has written to the ICC requesting it to take the matter to the Disputes Resolution Committee
'It will make the side look completely different,' Gambhir identifies 3 KXIP should target at IPL 2021 auction - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
IPL 2021: Gautam Gambhir reckons Punjab Kings should eye one fast bowler and two all-rounders to strengthen their squad.
Forget complaints about pitches - England need to find a new way to play spin - Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk
If England need an example of how to play spin in India, look at Virat Kohli - he only played the odd sweep shot and he stuck to the basics
WTC final: Hopefully, England can do 'good job' for us, says Josh Hazlewood - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Cricket News: Australian pacer Josh Hazlewood has said he is hoping for England to stun India in the ongoing four-match series so that the Tim Paine-led side manage
Alexis Ohanian just shut down critics with his t-shirt featuring wife Serena Williams - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
At the Australian Open match where Williams was competing against Simona Halep, he sat wearing a tee with these words: Greatest Female Athlete with the word 'Female' scratched out
Exclusive: Cheteshwar Pujara poised for County Championship return as tune-up for India's series in England - The TelegraphTelegraph.co.uk
Pujara, who has 18 centuries and averages 47.2 in Tests, is keen to play county cricket before India’s commitments in England this summer
Umesh Yadav returns as India name squad for third and fourth England Tests in Ahmedabad - Sky SportsSky Sports
India opener Shubman Gill has been passed fit to take his place in the squad for the last two Tests against England, with seamer Umesh Yadav recalled.
Victoria dominate day one against Blues | Marsh Sheffield Shield 2020-21 - cricket.com.auGoogle News
3 best apps to get Free Fire Diamonds for free in February 2021 - SportskeedaSportskeeda
Free Fire is a renowned battle royale game developed and published by Garena across the world. It has witnessed a massive surge in players and has become one of the most sought-after options.
England's U19 tour of Australia postponed, COVID Cricket | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
The series, originally scheduled to be played in February, had been pushed back to April before this indefinite postponement
IPL 2021: Only Bangladesh players not available for full season | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
South Africa players' full availability is yet to be confirmed, but players from Australia, England and New Zealand will be available throughout
India vs England: Rishabh Pant responds to Adam Gilchrist's words of appreciation - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Australian legendary wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist hailed Pant for his rollicking performance. In response, Pant came up with a tweet to express his gratitude.
Jewell sparkles on tight opening day - cricket.com.aucricket.com.au
Tasmania's No.4 delivers with a sublime century as Queensland's did the damage in Hobart
Recent Match Report - Tasmania vs Queensland 12th Match 2020/21 - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
Burns scored 171 out of 275 as Queensland were bowled out 57 runs behind Tasmania
Watch R Ashwin groove to hit number Vaathi Coming from Vijays's Master - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
A video clip of cricketer Ravichandran Ashwin doing the famous shoulder drop step of actor Vijay from Vaathi Coming song from Master has gone viral.
'For me, it's very realistic not a dream': Ashwin ready to give 'best shot' in T20 World Cup if given an opportunity - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
During the post-match press-conference, Ashwin was asked if he still dreams of playing the T20 World Cup in India this year.
IPL Auction 2021: IN PICS - Five Players Delhi Capitals Must Buy at The Auction - News18News18
Ahead of the IPL 2021 auction, we look at five players who the Delhi Capitals could target in order to strengthen their squad.
Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James talks Brooklyn Nets trio ahead of matchup - ESPN IndiaESPN India
While LeBron James said he's excited to see the Nets in person Thursday, he stopped short of calling Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving an unprecedented trio. "Um, have we forgot about KD, Steph and Klay already?"
'Time is right to walk into a new chapter' - Faf du Plessis retires from Test cricket - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
"Making T20 cricket the priority in the short-term" keeping in mind the two World Cups, he says
RB Leipzig vs. Liverpool - Football Match Report - February 17, 2021 - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Get a report of the RB Leipzig vs. Liverpool 2020-21 UEFA Champions League, Round of 16 football match.
"We could just bet for one of his cars or something!” - Daniel Ricciardo suggests alternative to a... - The SportsrushThe Sportsrush
"We could just bet for one of his cars or something!” - Daniel Ricciardo suggests an alternative to a tattoo bet with McLaren boss Zak Brown, as the latter 'hates' needles. Daniel Ricciardo had the famous tattoo bet with his Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul, whic…
David Alaba announces he will not renew with Bayern Munich - Barca BlaugranesBarca Blaugranes
FC Barcelona has been mentioned as a possible destination
Sri Lanka set for all-format tour of West Indies in March | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
The two teams will play 3 T20Is, 3 ODIs and 2 Tests
2021 NBA All-Star Voting: NBA.com Global Staff picks their final starting lineups - NBA INHeat.com
On Thursday, Feb. 18, the starters for the 2021 NBA All-Star Game will be announced. Who should those starters be? Our NBA.com Staff give their picks ahead of the big reveal.
Kings XI Punjab to be renamed Punjab Kings - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
The idea behind the change is to "add a fresh look and fresh feel," co-owner says
IPL 2021 Auction: Meet 16-year-old Khrievitso Kense Who Could Start a Bidding War - News18News18
One of the more unknown players who has gotten shortlisted this time around is Khrievitso Kense from Nagaland, a leg-spinner by trade who impressed for the state side during this year's Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.