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Sports News on June 3, 2011

I was shocked when Queen asked me about Posh's pregnancy: Becks
David Beckham has revealed that the Queen asked about his wife Victoria's pregnancy when he met Her Majesty at a dinner attended by Barack Obama on the US president's visit to London. ANI

Paul Strang reappointed Auckland Aces coach
Auckland Aces coach Paul Strang has been rewarded for guiding the team to two domestic cricket titles last summer. ANI

Documentary to reveal brilliant Brazilian racer Senna's tragic life in the fast lane
A new documentary has used previously unseen footage to chronicle the extraordinary life of Brazilian racing legend Ayrton Senna. ANI

Real Madrid not ready to pay £12.5m for Adebayor
Spanish football giant Real Madrid has told Manchester City they will not pay 12.5 million pounds for Emmanuel Adebayor. ANI

Aguero ready to skip Premier League for Real Madrid spot
Atletico Madrid striker Sergio Aguero has said that he is ready to skip the UK Premier League for a place in the Real Madrid squad. ANI

Tevez the best football player I have played with: Johnson
Twenty-three-year-old England star Adam Johnson has decribed Manchester City and Argentine star Carlos Tevez as the best footballer he has ever played with or against. ANI

Liverpool keen to add Henderson on rolls
Liverpool boss Kenny Dalglish is keen on adding England Under-21 midfielder Jordan Henderson to his squad, but Sunderland have told them he is not for sale. ANI

Bent is England's only fully fit striker in Euro qualifier with Switzerland
Darren Bent is England's only fully fit striker for tomorrow's Euro qualifier with Switzerland. ANI

Gillespie appointed assistant coach of Australia A team
Cricket Australia (CA) has appointed former fast bowler Jason Gillespie as the assistant coach of the Australia A team for their Zimbabwe tour, which begins on June 25. ANI

'Overconfident' Umar Akmal says 'that's just the way he is"
Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal's aggressive approach to his cricket has been regarded by some as brash, but the player says 'that is just the way he is'. ANI

Barca can get Fabregas for 54m pounds or more: Arsenal
Arsenal have told Real Madrid that bidding for skipper Cesc Fabregas starts at 54 million pounds. ANI

Hughes accused of walking out on Fulham
British Premier League club Fulham has accused manager Mark Hughes of walking out 24 hours after verbally agreeing to a new deal. ANI

Becks planning to get his willy tattooed!
David Beckham has revealed his plans to engrave a tattoo on his willy. ANI

Ashley Cole wears Cheryl wedding ring again in hopes of 'reunion'
Ashley Cole is quite optimistic of winning back Cheryl Cole again as he was spotted wearing his diamond-encrusted wedding band on the ring finger of his right hand. ANI

PCB disciplinary committee to hear Afridi's case on June 8
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has formed a four-member disciplinary committee for hearing a disciplinary case against former captain Shahid Afridi from June 8. ANI

Freddie Flintoff waiting for KP blockbuster at Lords
Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has described key batsman Kevin Pietersen as the biggest box-office draw in national team ranks and is backing him to emerge from his troubles against left-arm spin. ANI

New witnesses emerge to back bribery allegations against bin Hammam, Warner
New witnesses have reportedly contacted FIFA's FBI-led investigation team claiming that they can support the bribery allegations against suspended Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Mohamed bin Hammam and controversial powerbroker Jack Warner. ANI

Tennis star Andy Roddick to create own sportswear line for Lacoste
It has emerged that U.S. tennis star Andy Roddick would be teaming up with 'Lacoste' to launch his own line of sportswear. ANI

Waqar says he "never interfered in Afridi's job or in selection affairs"
Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis has denied interfering with former captain Shahid Afridi's attempts to run the side. ANI

KP has the solution to overcome left arm spin woes: Strauss
England cricket captain Andrew Strauss believes his key batsman Kevin Pietersen will conquer his problems against left-arm spin with a mountain of runs, as the team prepares to take on Sri Lanka in the second Test at Lords from today. ANI

India's influence in world cricket too much, says players
A majority of international players think India has too much influence in running international cricket. ANI

Wayne Rooney hooker Jenny Thompson held for possessing cannabis
Jenny Thompson - the hooker who bedded England footballer Wayne Rooney - has been arrested in a drugs raid at her parents' home. ANI

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