MUMBAI: The IPL players auction ahead of the 2021 season is likely to be held on February 18, a BCCI official told PTI on Friday.

"The auction will be held on February 18. The venue is yet to be decided," the official said.

Accordimg to the Union government's preferred newswire ANI however, February 18 is not "locked" as yet though Chennai has been chosen as the venue.

Jan 22, 2021 19:01
MADRID: The FIM, IRTA and Dorna Sports have unveiled an updated calendar for the 2021 FIM MotoGP World Championship, with testing action set to get underway in just over a month.
Jan 22, 2021 19:01
LAHORE: Pepsico has extended its position as principal partner of Pakistan's men's national cricket team to the women’s national team as well with the announcement of a one-year agreement which was signed between the US beverages giant and Pakistan Cricket Board representatives at the PCB headquarters here Wednesday.
Jan 22, 2021 12:01
ZURICH: World football's governing body, as well as the continental bodies affiliated to it, has thrown down the gauntlet to Europe's "super clubs" that are actively working to create a closed "European Super League": "Try it and the consequences will be dire" (paraphrasing of course).
Jan 21, 2021 16:01
NEW DELHI: Football Delhi on Thursday announced a scholarship programme for talented U-16 players of the National Capital Region for college admission in the US and UK, in partnership with Crayons Academy for Skills Excellence (CASE). Each year, two talented footballers - a junior boy and a girl - will be identified based on their football and academic achievements for a scholarship.
Jan 21, 2021 15:01
MUMBAI: Conflicting reports have emerged on whether crowd attendance will be allowed at the Chepauk and the newly constructed Motera Stadium during England's upcoming four of India which involves four Test matches against England.  The first two Tests will be held at the Chepauk in Chennai, beginning on February 5, while the next two will be played at the renovated stadium at the Motera near Ahmedabad. 
Jan 21, 2021 12:01
NEW DELHI: Continuing in its effort to get new members on their board and in the process of reaching out to new talent at the grassroots level, Hockey India announces Khalsa Hockey Academy (Amritsar), RoundGlass Punjab Hockey Club, Adyar Hockey Academy, Surjit Hockey Academy Jalandar and SGPC Hockey Academy, as new Academy Members. 
Jan 21, 2021 12:01
MUMBAI: LaLiga is back to engage and interact with the citizens/football fans in the city of Mumbai. LaLiga, along with its global partners Puma and BKT and Indian subcontinent broadcaster Facebook, would be installing a specially designed interactive face mask dispensing machine at the popular Bandra Bandstand location. 
Jan 21, 2021 11:01
MUMBAI: The window for the eight IPL franchises to retain players for the Indian Premier League 2021 season closed Wednesday. 139 players were retained by the franchises, while 57 players were released from their existing squads.   The following players from the eight franchises were retained & released from the squad:
Jan 20, 2021 17:01
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday congratulated the Indian cricket team for registering a 2-1 Test series win in Australia. It was a series that showcased grit, determination and resilience of the highest quality.
Jan 20, 2021 17:01
RIYADH: BeIN Sports could soon be back on air in Saudi Arabia after reports that the Qatar-based sportscaster has gained streaming rights throughout the Kingdom.