Sports news 24 Feb, 2021
'No one will let us get him for 2 cr': Why RCB bid once for Steve Smith and then backed out at IPL 2021 Auction - WATCH - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
IPL 2021 Auction: But what was interesting during Smith's bidding was the fact that Royal Challengers Bangalore made the first bid for Smith, and after DC raised their hammer, the Virat Kohli-led franchise immediately pulled out.
Match Preview - New Zealand vs Australia, Australia in New Zealand 2020/21, 2nd T20I - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
New Zealand will hope for more from their top three but the middle order, led by Devon Conway, offers significant depth
Hamstring injury forces Tahuhu out of England ODI series | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
The 30-year-old is now in a race against time to be fit for the T20I series
Steve Smith, Mitchell Starc out of next Shield fixture Australia Cricket News | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
While Smith complained of elbow pain, Starc withdrew due to personal reasons
IND vs ENG 3rd Test: WTC final spot at stake as India face England - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Cricket News: On the banks of the Sabarmati, spread over around 63 acres, lies a unique cricketing infrastructure more imposing than any other in the world - includ
Leroy Sane reacts to Bayern Munich’s 4-1 win over Lazio in the Champions League - Bavarian Football WorksBavarian Football Works
It was another solid performance from Sane and Bayern got off to a massive 4-1 aggregate lead over Lazio.
Barcelona vs Elche, La Liga: Team News, Preview, Lineups, Score Prediction - Barca BlaugranesBarca Blaugranes
After a brutal draw at the weekend, Barça return to action looking to get back to winning ways
Motera from the archives, one last time - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Yet, Tests in Ahmedabad have not lacked for drama; unlike most venues, it also favours visiting teams.
Cricket Australia Puts Conditions To Players In IPL - GulteGulte
Cricket fans across the world are gearing up for the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League. We hear that the tournament will begin towards April end this year. IPL is a two months cricket carnival in India. Many brands use this league for their promotions…
Tiger Woods accident: Barack Obama, Donald Trump, Mike Tyson and others react after rollover crash - India TodayIndia Today
Former US President Donald Trump, fellow golfer Justin Thomas and others have wished for the speedy recovery of Tiger Woods, who faced multiple leg injuries in a single-car accident in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning.
Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho reveals frustration sparked complaints over problems in his squad - Daily MailDaily Mail
Jose Mourinho explained frustration got the better of him when he claimed there are problems with his Tottenham team that neither he or any coach would be able to solve.
Raiola says ‘only a maximum of 10 clubs’ can afford Erling Haaland - Barca BlaugranesBarca Blaugranes
The Dortmund striker is in demand
Tuchel, Giroud 8/10 as Chelsea grab shock first-leg victory vs. Atletico Madrid - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Thomas Tuchel grabbed a signature Chelsea win, as Olivier Giroud's overhead kick was the difference in a 1-0 first-leg win over Atletico Madrid.
East Bengal vs NorthEast United: Highlanders beat 10-man Red and Gold to enter top four - Goal.comSporting News
Bayern Munich boss Hansi Flick admitted that his team took a "giant step" towards the quarter-final after destroying Lazio in the first leg of their Champions League clash.
Lucknow set to host South Africa's women's tour of India | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
India and South Africa are set to play five ODIs and three T20Is, starting March 7
Kane, Haaland, Mbappe? Who could Man City sign to replace Aguero in the summer? - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Man City's striker Sergio Aguero is out of contract in the summer and may not sign a new one. Who are some star options to replace him?
'Rafa Nadal is amazing in defence, but Novak Djokovic gives you no time to think,' says Daniil Medvedev - TennisheadTennishead
Novak Djokovic is tougher to play than Rafa Nadal because he takes away your time to think, says Daniil Medvedev.
Pathan brothers open cricket academy in Hyderabad - Telangana TodayTelangana Today
Yusuf Pathan said the main reason for opening the academy is to provide a platform and infrastructure, which they lacked during their cricketing days, to young cricketers
Sri Lanka opener Upul Tharanga calls time on 15-year international career - International Cricket CouncilInternational Cricket Council
Upul Tharanga, the former Sri Lanka batsman, has announced his retirement from international cricket after a near 15-year career at the highest level.
Joe Root excited by pink ball possibilities as England aim to 'exploit' conditions - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
Tourists hopeful that recent memories of 36 all out will play on Indian minds
IPL RCB Team 2021 Players List: Royal Challengers Bangalore complete players list, full squad - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
IPL RCB Team Auction 2021 Players List, Royal Challengers Bangalore Team 2021 Players List, Squad: RCB will have a new look this year
Mustafizur Rahman willing to skip IPL for national duty | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
The left-arm pacer was picked up by Rajasthan Royals in the IPL 2021 auction
‘You’re the Australian captain’ – Michael Clarke slams Aaron Finch for his IPL comments - CricTrackerCrictracker.com
Michael Clarke expresses his disappointment on Finch's comment where he said he expected no bids after a tough BBL
One of my favorite players, Gayle on Pakistan hitter not picked for PSL 6 - Batting with BimalBatting with Bimal
He has always been one of my favourite players, Chris Gayle said about a Pakistan big-hitter who was not picked by any team for PSL 6.
Chelsea re-linked with Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson - We Ain't Got No HistorySB Nation
Not very likely
Can the talented Rishabh Pant continue to deliver as both batsman and keeper? - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Cricket News: ndia's young wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant is back in the limited overs scheme of things. He was dropped for the limited overs legs on India's tou
The Hundred to launch with women's fixture on July 21 - ESPNcricinfoESPN Cric Info
ECB aims to sell out The Oval on new competition's opening night
Juve start slow, but pull away from Crotone to go third - Black & White & Read All OverBlack & White & Read All Over
The first half an hour was rough, but the home team settled in and delivered a much-needed victory.
PZA vs MUS Prediction, 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips: Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update – PSL 2021, Match 5 - CricTrackerCrictracker.com
11Wickets Fantasy Team Prediction for PSL 2021 Match 5 Peshawar Zalmi vs Multan Sultans (PZA vs MUS), Probable Playing XIs
Global Chess League, advised by Viswanathan Anand, is newest barrier breaker in the sport - ESPN IndiaESPN India
Viswanathan Anand is advisor-mentor-facilitator-in-chief for the league being floated by Indian industrialist Anand Mahindra.
'Will get to learn from captain Virat Kohli,' Suryakumar Yadav proud for getting chance to represent India - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Speaking to Sports Today, Suryakumar Yadav said that he plans to learn a lot from everyone in the Indian dressing room, especially from skipper Virat Kohli.
Sport does not recognise anything other than on-field performance: Sachin Tendulkar - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
More sports News: One of the game's all-time greats, Tendulkar retired in 2013 after breaking a plethora of records during a glorious career. "Every time we enter the d
Australia tour of New Zealand, 2021 1st T20I Jhye Richardson Tim Southee Trent Boult swing | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Southee and Boult rattled Australia with exceptional swing bowling, reducing the visitors to 19 for 4 in a steep chase
'He is just a class act,' Gautam Gambhir says R Ashwin not being part of white-ball cricket is 'very unfortunate' - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Speaking on Star Sports' Cricket Connected chat show, former India cricketer Gautam Gambhir said that it is unfortunate that the India off-spinner is not a part of white-ball scheme of things.
'So far, I played against Virat, now I will play with him': Tewatia can't wait to share dressing room with Kohli - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
Tewatia might have stolen hearts with his showing in the 2020 edition of the IPL, but the spin-bowling all-rounder believes it is the challenge he faced while playing for Haryana that has made him a better cricketer.
India vs England: Win The Third Test and We Control the Last Game - Jofra Archer - News18News18
England pacer Jofra Archer on Monday said his team would control the fourth and final Test against India if it manages to win the upcoming pink ball match, beginning here on Wednesday.
3rd Test: Will Jonny Bairstow's return ease Joe Root's burden? - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Cricket News: England would fancy a convincing fight-back in the third Test in Ahmedabad, not only because it's a day-night affair, but because they would also like
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Three players test positive for COVID-19 - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
A player each from Bihar, Himachal Pradesh and Maharashtra teams participating in the Vijay Hazare Trophy has tested positive for Covid-19.
MCC may review bouncer laws to ensure player safety cricket | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
The panel has also voiced their view against the umpire's call that has been influencing the LBW decisions
Warner reveals long road to full recovery - cricket.com.aucricket.com.au
It could be a long time until the 34-year-old is fully fit again
Manchester United news and transfers RECAP Amad latest news and Man Utd v Newcastle reaction - Manchester Evening NewsManchester Evening News
A recap of the day's Man Utd breaking news, transfer rumours and highlights from the victory over Newcastle in the Premier League fixture.
LeBron James: The King's 2020-21 campaign has striking resemblance to Michael Jordan's last MVP season - NBA INHeat.com
Michael Jordan's 1997-98 season was one of his greatest ever, where he took home his final league MVP. In his 18th season, LeBron James looks on track to emulate that incredible campaign. Can he do it?
Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic: Thin line between the loved and loathed - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
The young woman tennis champion is hailed for speaking out on social issues but the Serb 18-times Grand Slam champion has been criticised for his views.
Air India denies bribe, misbehaviour charges by shooter Manu Bhaker - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
The Commonwealth Games and Youth Olympics gold medallist had alleged on Twitter that despite all valid documents and permits.
Anushka Sharma & Virat Kohli have no servants at home; They serve food to everyone, says ex Indian selector - PINKVILLAPINKVILLA
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli were recently blessed with a baby girl. They named her Vamika.
Freixa throws Hail Mary and says Haaland and Mbappe to Barca is possible - Barca BlaugranesBarca Blaugranes
The elections are just two weeks away
Cricket Australia limits use of its players for advertising during IPL - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
The 14th Indian Premier League is scheduled to start in the second week of April.
Real Madrid Predicted Lineup vs Atalanta: No Surprises - The Real ChampsThe Real Champs
Real Madrid are finally back in action in the UEFA Champions League and they'll take on the free-flowing attacking team of Atalanta. They may not be feared...
Only the partnership of Kane and Son can be compared with Lukaku and Martinez - Laurens | ESPN FC - ESPN UKGoogle News
CA imposes restrictions on IPL franchises for use of Australian players in advertising | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Apart from restricting the franchises to promote betting, alcohol, fast food and alcohol, no more than one player from a state or a BBL franchise can be used for brand promotion
Watch: RCB show how they planned Maxwell bid in video - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Cricket News: Australian batting all-rounder Glenn Maxwell's forgettable 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL) didn't seem to matter at the 2021 auction as Royal Challen
IPL 2021 Auction: Full List Of Players Bought By Chennai Super Kings - CricketAddictor - Cricket AddictorCricketaddictor.com
Three-time IPL champions Chennai Super Kings arrived at IPL 2021 auction with Rs. 22.90 available salary cap. Chennai Super Kings picked up 6 players during
Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021 Highlights: Baby, Sreesanth, Uthappa star in Kerala win; Jharkhand edges out Punjab - SportstarThe Hindu
Get the Vijay Hazare Trophy score, updates and commentary from the 2020-21 season, with Tamil Nadu, Jharkhand, Punjab and Kerala among the teams in action.
FC Barcelona News: 22 February 2021; Barça draw against Cádiz, Jordi Alba, Gerard Piqué react - Barca BlaugranesBarca Blaugranes
A round-up of the latest Barcelona news and transfer rumors
Adriatic Pearl Tournament: Indian women boxers claim five gold medals for a top finish - FirstpostFirstpost
With two medals in the men's category, the 19-member Indian team concluded its campaign with an overall second position (12 medals).
Vijender Singh Set for Return to Action Next Month in India; Opponent to be Revealed Soon - News18News18
Unbeaten Indian professional boxing star Vijender Singh will be back in action next month after more than a year-long hiatus forced by COVID-19, his promoters announced on Monday, promising to unveil his opponent soon.
LQA vs QGL Prediction, 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips: Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update – PSL 2021, Match 4 - CricTrackerCrictracker.com
11Wickets Fantasy Team Prediction for PSL 2021 Match 4 LQA vs QGL, Probable Playing XIs, Weather Report and a lot more
Khawaja, Stanlake give Queensland to winning start | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Queensland chased down Tasmania's 237 with four wickets and 14 balls to spare
India likely to end spin trio ploy with Umesh's inclusion | Cricbuzz.com - Cricbuzz - CricbuzzCricbuzz
Sources have revelead the team management is concerned about the dew factor that could play a major role in the Day-Night game in Ahmedabad
India vs England: Opportunity for me has come at the right time, says Suryakumar Yadav - India TodayIndia Today
Suryakumar Yadav is one of 3 debutants in the Indian T20 squad for the upcoming 5-match series against England starting from March 12 in Ahmedabad.