Spurs agree deal for Betis midfielder Giovani lo Celso

Tottenham have reached an agreement with Real Betis to sign midfielder Giovani lo Celso. They hope to complete a deal for the 23-year-old Argentina international, who could cost close to £60m, before Thursday’s transfer deadline. Spurs are continuing talks with Fulham to sign 19-year-old left-back Ryan Sessegnon. But the club have ended their interest in Barcelona…

TV umpires to call front-foot no-balls in ICC trial

TV umpires may soon become the sole adjudicators of front-foot no-balls, if planned ICC trials prove successful. The ICC will identify a number of limited-overs series over the next six months for implementing a system where the TV umpire – and not the on-field umpires – will call no-balls for overstepping. The system has been…