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Sports News on July 4, 2011

Smart phones may cause mobile networks to crash during 2012 Olympics
With London Olympics still a year away, organizers are worried that mobile networks could be clogged during the games with high demand from spectators using smart phones. ANI

Peter Crouch and Abbey Clancy jet to Ibiza for honeymoon
Peter Crouch and Abbey Clancy, who tied the knot in an extravagant ceremony last Thursday, have embarked on a romantic holiday in Ibiza - two weeks after they returned from a family vacation in Sardinia with baby Sophia Ruby. ANI

Wimbledon champ Novak Djokovic 'ousts gluten food from diet'
It has emerged that the new Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic has ousted all those food items that contain gluten from his diet chart. ANI

West Ham denies irregularities in Olympic Stadium bid
West Ham United Football Club has denied allegations of making improper payments during the club's successful bid to run the Olympic Stadium after the 2012 Games. ANI

Nadal says he is playing well against all, including Djokovic
Former Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal believes that he is playing well against all of his opponents, including Novak Djokovic, the 2011 champion, and does not read too much into the end of his 20-match unbeaten run at Wimbledon. ANI

Posh's '1st time' plans to breast-feed new daughter
Victoria Beckham has revealed her plans to play the role of an 'Earth Mother' for the first time by breast-feeding her 'coming soon' daughter. ANI

Frank Lampard 'playfully threatens' Bleakely of a 'sea throw'
The playful side of Chelsea footballer Frank Lampard emerged when he decided to tease his fiancee Christian Bleakley by threatening to throw her into the sea. ANI

Ryan Giggs' dad says he wants to slap his 'love rat' son
Ryan Giggs's father has admitted that he wants to slap his son for thinking that he can get away by doing anything, without a care for anybody in the world. ANI

'Tour riders are top athletes in the world'
A researcher has said that tour riders are top athletes in the world. ANI

Shocked Franklin vows to regain Kiwi national team spot
A shocked James Franklin has vowed to fight his way back into national contention with a stint in county cricket. ANI

Cheryl Cole back with ex hubby Ashley?
Looks like Cheryl Cole is back with her former footballer husband Ashley. ANI

Reclaiming No.1 Test ranking not on Oz team's mind: Nielsen
Australian cricket team coach Tim Nielsen has said that reclaiming the number one Test ranking is not a priority for the side, as it seeks to rebuild itself after last year's far from satisfactory performance on the international stage. ANI

Ferdinand launches privacy action over tabloid's "kiss 'n' tell" story
Manchester United's ace defender Rio Ferdinand has launched a privacy action over a tabloid "kiss 'n' tell" story. ANI

Chelsea can win Premier, Champions League this season: Cole
Chelsea can win a Premier League and Champions League double this season, according to Ashley Cole. ANI

'WC girlfriend' Larissa Riquelme vows to 'pose nude if Paraguay wins Copa'
Paraguay players as well as fans must be quite enthusiastic to bag the 'Copa America' title this year after lingerie model Larissa Riquelme promised to 'pose nude' if the team manages to triumph. ANI

David Haye should retire from boxing: Frank Warren
British boxing promoter Frank Warren believes David Haye should retire after failing to secure a win against Wladimir Klitschko in the heavyweight unification title clash. ANI

Czech mate Navratilova tips Kvitova to dominate world women's tennis
Former tennis champion Martina Navratilova believes that new Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova will dominate women's tennis for long time. ANI

Liverpool appoints Keen as first-team coach
Liverpool has appointed Kevin Keen as a first-team coach. ANI

Cheryl Cole getting Facebook 'death threats' for going back to Ashley
Cheryl Cole has been getting death threats on Facebook for her decision to forgive cheating ex-husband Ashley. ANI

Fabregas asked to report back to Arsenal with Barcelona deal in balance
Arsenal skipper Cesc Fabregas has been asked to report back to London today with Barcelona deal still haggling over his move to the Spanish club. ANI

Sammy optimistic about Windies batsmen doing well against India
West Indies captain Darren Sammy is optimistic that his batsmen will perform well in the third Test against India to be played in Domnica, following good knocks from Marlon Samuels, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Darren Bravo, and Carlton Baugh Jr. ANI

Haye demands rematch with Wladimir, but could fight older bro Vitali
British boxing ace David Haye, who lost the heavyweight title unification fight, has called for a rematch with Wladimir Klitschko in spite of his one-sided points defeat. he Ukrainian heavyweight champion has set his sights on the winner of the bout between unbeaten British contenders Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury, who meet on July 23 in London. ANI

Boxer Haye says sorry to UK fans over loss to Klitschko in Hamburg
After apologising to his fans in Britain for his defeat against Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko, boxer David Haye has promised to get return to form in the boxing arena. ANI

Broad's abuse of umpire unacceptable, says Cook
England one-day cricket team captain Alastair Cook has branded fast bowler Stuart Broad's abuse of umpire Billy Bowden as unacceptable. ANI

Ashley Cole vows to 'marry Cheryl again'
Just nine months after the divorce, Chelsea footballer Ashley Cole has vowed to remarry his former wife Cheryl. ANI

Cook's ton in vain as Lanka beat England
Sri Lanka beat England by six wickets in the third one-day international between the two sides at Lords on Sunday, in spite of a century by England captain Alastair Cook. ANI

Brit's oldest biker, 94, has covered 384,800 miles on road!
Even as most pensioners are happily ensconced in their high-back chairs, Britain's oldest motorcyclist, aged 94, is living a life in the fast lane and has no intention of hanging up his boots. ANI

Sarwan dropped from Windies team for 3rd Test
Kieran Powell has been named as replacement of middle order batsman Ramnaresh Sarwan in the West Indies squad for the third Test at Windsor Park in Dominica. ANI

Nasri hints at leaving Arsenal this summer
Arsenal Winger Samir Nasri has hinted that he may leave the club this summer and join rivals Manchester United. ANI

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