Latest Sports Updates 18-02-2021 @ 6.00 p.m.IST

Tennis

Top seed and defending champion Novak Djokovic beat Karatsev 6-3,6-4,6-2 to reach the final at Australian Open in Melbourne.He will face either Daniil Medvedev or Stefanos Tsistipas in the summit clash on Sunday.Meanwhile Serena Williams’s bid for a record equalling 24th major title ended when she lost to Naomi Osaka 3-6,4-6.She will meet J Brady in the final on Saturday.

Cricket

Chris Morris becomes most expensive buy in IPL auction with Rajasthan Royals shelling out Rs.16.25 crore.

Multi Sport

Former Olympic athlete Seiko Hashimoto has been chosen as head of Tokyo 2020 Olympics organisers.

Football

Bayern Munich defender Benjamin Paward is the latest to contact Coronavirus.

Basketball

Golden State Warriors beat Miami Heat 120-112 in NBA on Wednesday night.Steph Curry scored 8 of the final 11 points.

 

By Shailesh

Source:Internet