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Sports News on July 18, 2011

Lampard mocked for picking up 'gay version' of Bleakley's accent
English footballer Frank Lampard has been mocked for picking up a "gay version" of fiancee Christine Bleakley's accent. ANI

Lara Bingle heads out to UK to meet singer Jason Derulo
Lara Bingle, who is said to be dating Danny Cipriani, was rumoured to have flown out to London to visit another special man in her life - R 'n' B singer Jason Derulo. ANI

David Beckham's pink boot salute to celebrate birth of baby girl!
David Beckham sported a pair of pink soccer cleats on the soccer field on Saturday in Los Angeles to highlight his joy at having a little girl to add to his brood of three boys. ANI

Retired NFL football players at 'very high rate of cognitive impairment' risk
A Loyola University Health System study has found that retired NFL football players are at a higher risk for mild cognitive impairment, which can be a precursor to Alzheimer's disease. ANI

Nicole Scherzinger denies engagement reports with beau Lewis Hamilton
Former 'Pussycat Dolls' singer Nicole Scherzinger has slammed reports claiming that she is engaged to her racing driver boyfriend Lewis Hamilton. ANI

Call centres in Philippines employ more agents than India: Report
Call centres in the Philippines now employ more agents than India, a recent survey has found. ANI

Man City confirm T‚vez will go to Brazil's Corinthians
Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini has confirmed that the club has reached an agreement with Corinthians for the sale of Argentinean star Carlos T‚vez. ANI

Rooney's wife Coleen tweets snap of 'swimmer' baby Kai
Wayne Rooney's wife Coleen has posted a snap on Twitter that showed their little son Kai, safe in his mother's arms, swimming with the dolphins. ANI

Paraguay's semis berth in Copa to turn model's 'nude' vows into reality?
Larissa Riquelme's promise to go topless is on the verge of turning into a reality as Paraguay beat Brazil in the quarterfinals and entered the semis of the Copa America. ANI

Rory McIlroy 'petrified' of girlfriend becoming WAG like Coleen Rooney
Golf champion Rory McIlroy has said that he wants to keep his life with cheerleader girlfriend Holly Sweeney private, than see her turn into a WAG like Coleen Rooney. ANI

Clarke gives Open triumph credit to Tiger's text messages
Golfer Darren Clarke has revealed that words of encouragement through text messages from Tiger Woods helped him to secure his first Open Championship win at Sandwich. ANI

'Keg on legs' Boon dumps Oz beer for Canadian whisky
Former Australian cricketer and legendary beer drinker David Boon has decided to become the new face of a brand of whisky from Canada-a move that beer drinkers might consider treason. ANI

Selector Geoff Miller backs skipper Strauss ahead of India clash
England's national selector Geoff Miller has termed the criticism of Andrew Strauss's captaincy tactics as unwarranted and backed the skipper ahead of the first test against India. ANI

Ashley's air stewardess mistress advises Cheryl to dump 'unfaithful' ex-hubby
A Virgin Atlantic crewmember who slept with Cheryl Cole's former husband Ashley has said that 'she will leave him before it's too late'. ANI

Pak team for Zimbabwe tour to have short camp ahead of Ramzan
The Pakistan cricket team for next month's tour of Zimbabwe will undergo a short conditioning camp ahead of the holy month of Ramzan. ANI

Lance Armstrong's 'tweet' invites fans for a cycle ride
Hundreds of people swarmed to Dornoch to take part in cycling legend Lance Armstrong's invitation for a 'twitter ride'. ANI

Balotelli banned from using his new Harley
Manchester City's Italian striker Mario Balotelli has purchased a Harley-Davidson, but his club has denied him permission to ride it. ANI

Golfer Colin Montgomerie vows to play on.
Colin Montgomerie has vowed to continue playing until 2015, despite failing to qualify for this year's British Open for the first time in 22 years. ANI

FIFA boss Sepp Blatter voted 'biggest villain' of the decade
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has pipped 'love rats' Ashley Cole, Ryan Giggs and Tiger Woods to top a poll of the 'biggest villain' of the past decade. ANI

Modric urged to sort out his playing future
Croatian striker Luka Modric has been urged to sort out his future soon so that Tottenham's new season is not disrupted. ANI

Rajkovic to finally appear for Chelsea
Chelsea fans will finally get to see defender Slobodan Rajkovic this week, nearly six years after he signed for them. ANI

Torres ready to put in a better show for Chelsea
Spanish striker Fenando Torres is ready to show why he is worth 50-million-pounds to Chelsea after his first holiday in five years. ANI

Wright desperate to prove he has a future with Man City
Shaun Wright-Phillips is desperate to prove he has a future with Manchester City. ANI

Recent signings have brought new hunger to Man U: Vidic
Skipper Nemanja Vidic believes the latest signings at Manchester United have brought a new hunger to the squad. ANI

Rooney hooker 'set to spill few more secrets'
Wayne Rooney hooker Helen Wood is reportedly in talks to reveal the football ace's sex secrets on hit TV show 'I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!' ANI

Man City keen to have last ditch talks with Tevez
Manchester City reportedly wants to have last-ditch talks with skipper Carlos Tevez before they push the button on his move to Brazil's Corinthians. ANI

Barcelona has a fortnight to secure Fabregas
Barcelona has two weeks to meet Arsenal's 40-million-pound asking price for Spanish midfield star Cesc Fabregas. ANI

Murray hands out backhand swipe at tennis pundits
Britain's best tennis player Andy Murray does not seem to like what the commentators have to say about his game as he strives to win his elusive first Grand Slam title. ANI

Cheryl tells ex Ashley to 'delete her number' after cheating on her with air stewardess
Cheryl Cole has told her former footballer husband Ashley to 'delete her number and leave her alone'. ANI

Villas-Boas lets players drive the ball at Chelsea
Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas has rarely ventured pitch side and believes in letting his players drive the ball without fussing too much about the outcome. ANI

Becks reveal first snaps of daughter Harper Seven
David Beckham may have never looked as tender as he does in a new picture posted online by his wife Victoria. ANI

PCB unlikely to use UDRS for 'home' series in UAE
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is unlikely to use the Umpire Decision Review System (UDRS) in its upcoming 'home' series in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). ANI

Opener Hughes on course for Lankan tour selection
Australian and New South Wales opener Phillip Hughes century for Australia A at the weekend in Zimbabwe, has taken his recent record to an extraordinary four centuries in six innings, and he has scored 93 and 27 in the other two. ANI

Man U won't be distracted in their quest for glory by twin threat: Vidic
Manchester United's plans for achieving the summit of European football and taking a 20th Premier League title in 2011-12, will remain intact, according to star defender Neman Vidic. ANI

PCB clueless about ICC Task Team's visit
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is clueless about the International Cricket Council (ICC) Pakistan Task Team (PTT)'s likely to visit Pakistan. ANI

Japan lift women's FIFA World Cup
Japan has won the FIFA Women's World Cup beating the United States 3-1 on penalties in Frankfurt. ANI

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