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Sports News on December 6, 2011

Andrew Symonds to enter 'Big Boss' house
Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds is set to make his debut on 'Big Boss', the Indian version of the reality television show 'Big Brother'. ANI

Oz rookie Mitchell Starc hoping to replace Johnson
Australian pace bowler Mitchell Starc is hoping to replace fellow left-armer Mitchell Johnson in the long run, ahead of the second Test against New Zealand. ANI

'Bikini-clad' Brooklyn Decker hits water park with hubby Andy Roddick
Brooklyn Decker showed off her picture perfect body in a checkered bikini while on a holiday with her husband tennis star Andy Roddick. ANI

Notts County striker Hughes arrested on sexual assault charges
Notts County striker Lee Hughes has been picked up form a London hotel on the charges of sexual assault. ANI

WAG's slam Natasha Giggs over joining 'Big Brother'
Ryan Giggs' sister-in-law lover, Natasha, is fighting rants from WAG's on Twitter over her supposed plans to participate in celebrity Big Brother. ANI

Cheryl Cole owns over 2000 pairs of shoes!
Cheryl Cole has revealed that she has a fetish for shoes, and owns more than 2000 pairs. ANI

JLo tries her hand at football in tight yellow dress and high heels
Jennifer Lopez took exercise chic to the next level in Peru as she played football in a tight leather dress and sky-high Louboutin heels. ANI

Dell'Olio says 'Strictly' partner, like all other men, was attracted to her
Nancy Dell'Olio believes that her partner on Strictly Come Dancing, Anton Du Beke, may have been attracted to her. ANI

Kiwi opener McCullum rules out wicket-keeping in Test matches
New Zealand batsman Brendon McCullum has ruled out wicket -keeping in Test matches, saying his sole aim is to cement his place as an opener. ANI

De la Hoya backs Amir Khan to be world's best pound-for-pound fighter
Retired Mexican American boxer Oscar de la Hoya has said that Amir Khan will be the world's best pound-for-pound fighter within a year. ANI

Button issues 2012 warning to champ Vettel
London, Dec.6 Formula One 2011 runner-up Jenson Button has vowed to go gunning for "amazing" Sebastian Vettel's F1 double world crown next season. ANI

Man City gives AC Milan green light for talks with Tevez
Manchester City have given Italian club A C Milan permission to speak with striker Carlos Tevez. ANI

Wright calls on New Zealand batsmen to show 'substance' in Hobart Test
New Zealand coach John Wright has called on the team's batsmen to show enough "substance" and curb their attacking instincts, ahead of second Test match against Australia. ANI

Beckham still keen to play football professionally
Former England football star David beckhanm has said that he is still keen to play the game professionally, and added that he will be thinking about fresh options before or just after Christmas. ANI

Coach refuses to consider possibility of Chelsea exiting Champions League
Chelsea coach Andre Villas-Boas has refused to consider the possibility of the Blues not making the grade in the Champions League, even as he has taken the decision to exclude both Nicholas Anelka and Alex in the home tie against Valencia. ANI

Nicole Scherzinger dons skimpy outfits in front of royals
Singers Pixie Lott and Nicole Scherzinger chose to wear their usual skimpy dresses for their appearances at the Royal Variety Performance in Manchester on Monday night. ANI

Becks leaves Oz Master Chef Judge cold after ditching his restaurant
David Beckham has fallen foul of George Calombaris, after snubbing the MasterChef judge's restaurant for dinner on Sunday night. ANI

Christine Bleakley, Adrian Chiles run up œ551 farewell bar bill
Christine Bleakley and Adrian Chiles officially signed off from 'Daybreak' on Monday by racking up a 551-pound bar bill in just over an hour in a London pub. ANI

New Zealand Cricket appoints David White as new CEO
Former batsman and leading rugby administrator David White has been appointed as the Chief Executive of New Zealand Cricket (NZC). ANI

Cricket Australia's board of directors likely to be dissolved following governance review
Cricket Australia's (CA) board of directors may be dissolved following a review, which is expected to recommend drastic changes in the governance of the sport. ANI

Abbey Clancy turns sexy reindeer for Christmas photoshoot
Doe-eyed Abbey Clancy donned deer antlers and little else for a sexy Christmas shot. ANI

Spinner Nathan Lyon enjoying his whirlwind stint with Australian squad
Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon has said that he is enjoying is role as the country's frontline spinner. ANI

Kidney stone surgery forces Klitschko to postpone fight against Mormeck
World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has pulled out of his fight against French challenger Jean-Marc Mormeck after having surgery to remove a kidney stone. ANI

Robbie Savage eyeing more reality TV after 'Strictly Come Dancing' exit
After being booted off from Strictly Come Dancing, Robbie Savage is itching for more reality shows and says he would like to be a part of 'I'm a Celebrity'. ANI

Christian could be next Test model off T20 production line
New South Wales-born Dan Christian could be the third Australian cricketer in as many Tests and the fourth this year to receive the coveted baggy green after making a name for himself in the Twenty20 form of the game. ANI

Katich has no regrets about Clarke diatribe
Former Australian opener Simon Katich has said that he has no regrets after his inflammatory comments about captain Michael Clarke, which resulted in a Cricket Australia reprimand on Monday. ANI

Hosting 2012 London Olympics opening, closing ceremonies to cost over 6 pounds m per hour!
It will cost 6,750,000 pounds per hour to host the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games, the United Kingdom's spending watchdog has warned. ANI

'World's worst dressed WAG' rivals supermodels in strapless black bikini
Once hailed as 'the world's worst dressed WAG', Andriy Voronin's wife Yulia looked smoking hot in a strapless black bikini as she frolicked around on Miami Beach. ANI

Oz opener Hughes needs to work on technique to remain at top of batting order: Waugh
Fox Sports commentator Mark Waugh has reckoned Phillip Hughes needs to work on his technique if he wants to continue opening the innings for Australia. ANI

Irina Shayk steams up new ad campaign with nude shower
Irina Shayk striped down for a steamy collection of shots for the new Germaine De Capuccini Skin Care ad campaign. ANI

Return of old guard could pose happy headache for Oz selectors
The impending return of Shane Watson, Shaun Marsh and Patrick Cummins into the national squad could pose a happy dilemma for Australian selectors in the wake of the arrival and performance of new recruits. ANI

Tevez behaved stupidly in City match against Bayern Munich: Mancini
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has accused Argentine striker Carlos Tevez of "behaving stupidly" by refusing to warm up during the Champions League tie with Bayern Munich. ANI

Match winner Pattinson a bit of a "Bambi" early on, but with a strong work ethic: Trainer
Victoria's strength and conditioning coach David Bailey has described Gabba Test man of the match James Pattinson as a bit of a "Bambi" when he was first introduced to him as a callow 17-year-old, but one who always had a strong work ethic. ANI

Liz Hurley to spend 'hot' Christmas with Shane Warne
Elizabeth Hurley is spending the festive season in Australia with her fianc Shane Warne and his family but she admits it will be strange to celebrate Christmas in a hot climate. ANI

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