Daily Archives: February 15, 2019
With news of vice-captain Rohit Sharma and his opening partner Shikhar Dhawan’s possibility to take a break in the T20I series, there’s a possibility KL Rahul may stage a comeback. Another batsman who is tipped to return is Ajinkya Rahane. Among wicketkeeper-batsmen, MS Dhoni is a certainty, but the race is on between Dinesh Karthik and Rishabh Pant to seal the second spot.
Chelsea claimed a 2-1 victory at Malmo in the Europa League last-32 first leg on Thursday to ease some of the pressure on beleaguered coach Maurizio Sarri, while Arsenal suffered a shock loss to BATE Borisov.
Europe’s Airbus is scrapping production of the A380 superjumbo, with lacklustre sales forcing it to abandon a dream of dominating the skies with a 21st century cruiseliner. Airbus said on Thursday the last A380 would be delivered in 2021. The shake-up came after Emirates decided to reduce its orders for the iconic superjumbo and order a total of 70 of the smaller A350 and A330 Neo instead.
The House of Commons rejected a government motion intended to express MPs’ support for May as she continues an 11th-hour bid to renegotiate her Brexit deal with the EU. Hardline eurosceptics in her Conservative party abstained from voting on the government’s non-binding motion, which they believed raised the chances of avoiding a no-deal Brexit.