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Sports News on December 7, 2011

Mario Balotelli's Maserati seized
Soccer ace Mario Balotelli was in for a shock when his Maserati worth 100,000 pounds was seized by the cops, just a day after he bought it. ANI

Billionaire Bernie leaves in car with expired tax disc after romantic date
Formula One boss, Bernie Ecclestone was spotted leaving an Italian eatery in a car with an expired tax disc after sharing a romantic dinner with Brazilian Fabiana Flosi. ANI

Oz cricketers association welcomes review to manage injury crises
The Australian Cricketers Association (ASA) has welcomed the Cricket Australia (CA) review to shape new injury management procedures, saying that it was vital to the board's aim of returning the national team to the top of world cricket in all three forms of the game. ANI

Serena and Venus Williams show off wild dance moves at karaoke bar in Milan
Tennis stars Serena and Venus Williams displayed their crazy dancing moves as they hit a karaoke bar in Milan. ANI

Robbie Savage offered musical world tour
Robbie Savage has been offered the lead role in a musical for a world tour after he impressed everyone with his moves on 'Strictly Come Dancing'. ANI

Nicole Scherzinger left red-faced after mistaking Lloyd-Webber for royal
Nicole Scherzinger recently embarrassed herself when she confused Andrew Lloyd Webber as a member of the royal family. ANI

Cricket Australia review to shape new injury management procedures
Cricket Australia (CA) is reportedly undergoing a review to shape new injury management procedures. ANI

Cheryl Cole launches new range of high heels
Cheryl Cole recently launched her debut collection of high- heeled footwears. ANI

Samit Patel pulled out of IPL auction to improve England Test chances
England all-rounder Samit Patel withdrew from the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction to focus his efforts on winning a place in the national Test side. ANI

Shipperd rubbishes claims of teaching pacers to bowl short
Victoria Bushrangers' coach Greg Shipperd has rejected the assertion that his quicks are taught to bowl wrong lengths for Test cricket. ANI

Anelka set to sign 10 million dollar deal to play in China
Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka is all set to sign a 10 million dollar per year deal with Chinese soccer club Shanghai Shenhua. ANI

Becks against becoming manager
David Beckham has decided against a future in management when he eventually retires. ANI

Brazil 2014 World Cup to have goal-line technology: Blatter
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has said that goal-line technology could be in place for the start of next season, as two of nine systems being assessed have proved fast and accurate enough. ANI

Baby Harper accompanies mom Posh for bro's karate class
Baby Harper accompanied her mom Victoria Beckham for her brother Cruz' karate class in Los Angeles. ANI

Becks swaps shirt with Shane Warne
David Beckham swapped his shirt with Australian spin wizard Shane Warne. ANI

Netball girls club strip for calendar shoot to raise funds
A girls' team of netball players in the UK posed n*ked for a calendar shoot to raise money for their student club. ANI

Polish girls get their 'kit off' to help English footballers
Polish female fans have stripped off for a calendar to raise funds for the dilapidated training ground where England's footballers will be based ahead of Euro 2012. ANI

Tiger Woods 'benefitted from his superstar status to thrash competition'
Tiger Wood' superstar status hobbles the competition, a new study has found. ANI

My call helped Clarke get experience and knowledge for big India Test series: Ponting
Australian batsman Ricky Ponting says his decision to step down as captain has ensured that Michael Clarke will be ready to lead the Test side for the series against India starting later this month. ANI

Pak spinners dominate latest ICC ODI rankings
Pakistan players now occupy the top two positions in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Player Rankings for ODI bowlers after a strong performance from Mohammad Hafeez in the recent three-match series in Bangladesh. ANI

FBI investigating corruption allegations over football World Cup bidding process
Investigators from the FBI have reportedly interviewed members of England's failed 2018 football World Cup bid. ANI

'Pak fast bowlers lack stamina and physical fitness,' says Sarfraz Nawaz
The future for Pakistan fast bowling is bright, but the players need to improve their physical fitness, according to former fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz. ANI

James Pattinson to replace Michael Clarke as glamour boy of Oz cricket
James Pattinson, the Victorian fast bowler, is most likely to take the glamour boy mantle in the Australian cricket team, which was once held by Michael Clarke. ANI

Tiger Woods' mistress launching nail polish line called 'Shameless'
Tiger Woods' mistress, Joslyn James is hoping to capitalize on her steamy image with a nail polish line named 'Shameless,' which is expected to hit shelves next year. ANI

Lewis Hamilton on course to win back Nicole Scherzinger
Lewis Hamilton is desperately trying to get back with ex-girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger after their recent split. ANI

Independent Cricket Australia board expected by July 2012
Australia's cricket powerbrokers are expected to hand over control to an independent commission by July next year, if so recommended by the Crawford-Carter report. ANI

Ponting ready to move back to No.3 in Oz batting order
Former skipper Ricky Ponting is ready to go back to No.3 in the Australian batting order if the side is reshuffled for the second Test against New Zealand in Hobart. ANI

Tamara Ecclestone calls in police after 'blackmail letter' from extortionist
Tamara Ecclestone is said to have called in police as she was "horrified" after receiving threats to reveal details about her personal life. ANI

Abbey Crouch takes daughter and pet dog along for bikini shoot in London
Abbey Crouch's nine-month-old daughter Sophia was spotted tagging along with her mother for a working trip down to London recently. ANI

Katie Price fuming over stylist giving Tamara Ecclestone her signature look
Tamara Ecclestone seemed to have been given a makeover by Katie Price's stylist, which was reminiscent of the glamour model. ANI

Uncapped Titans speedster De Lange called up for first Proteas-Lanka Test
Uncapped Titans speedster Marchant de Lange has been included in the South African squad for the first Test match against Sri Lanka to be played at SuperSport Park from December 15 to 19. ANI

Shaun Marsh may play in India Vs Chairman's XI game
Australian opener Shaun Marsh is likely to be picked for a Cricket Australia Chairman's XI versus India match to aid his preparation for the Boxing Day Test match that starts from December 26. ANI

Cricket South Africa CEO Majola in tears at inquiry commission
Cricket South Africa (CSA) CEO Gerald Majola burst out in tears after appearing in front of a commission of inquiry into the organization's bonus scandal. ANI

Ashes hero Cook gets MBE
The Queen presented England's Ashes hero Alastair Cook with an MBE for his outstanding performance against Australia during last summer's cricket series. ANI

Imogen says she didn't want media attention after Ryan Giggs fling
Imogen Thomas has claimed that she didn't want any attention following her alleged fling with Ryan Giggs. ANI

Wayne Rooney' 30k pounds hair transplant wears off just months after treatment
Wayne Rooney's hair appeared to be thinning slightly on top as he recently flew out to Basel in Switzerland, merely months after his 30,000-pound transplant. ANI

Nancy Dell'Olio goes braless in a clingy green glittery jumper in public
Nancy Dell'Olio made a faux pas at the Bad Sex In Fiction Award event by deciding to go braless in public. ANI

Injured Cummins all set to miss Test series against India
Australia's teenage pace sensation Patrick Cummins is in doubt for the entire Test series against India after scans on his heel revealed the injury to be worse than first expected. ANI

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