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Petra Ecclestone's wedding night didn't go 'as planned'
Ecclestone has revealed that her wedding night didn't go as she had planned because her groom's best man got drunk and hopped into bed with her and new husband James Stunt. ANI

Petra Ecclestone sending old shoes to Croatian charity
Formula 1 mogul Bernie Ecclestone's daughter Petra Ecclestone likes to send old designer shoes she no longer wears to Croatia, where her mother was born. ANI

Hamilton has no clue why Button is hammering him on track
Former Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has admitted that he does not have a clue why Jenson Button is hammering him on the track. ANI

Russia's Anzhi Makhachkala set to offer Ashley Cole £200k a week
Russian mega-spenders Anzhi Makhachkala are ready to offer 30-year-old Chelsea star Ashley Cole 200,000 pounds a week. ANI

Real Madrid table £30m bid for Javier Hernandez
Spanish football giant Real Madrid have tabled a 30 million pound bid for Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez. ANI

Kris Humphries almost loses wedding ring at Minneapolis airport
Kim Kardashian's basketball star husband Kris Humphries' almost lost his wedding ring while going through airport security. ANI

Rooney's plea to UEFA over red card
England and Manchester United star striker Wayne Rooney has written to UEFA in a bid to limit the damage of his red card penalty in Montenegro. ANI

London Olympic stadium to be retendered after West Ham deal collapse
The deal to hand over the Olympic Stadium to football club West Ham United after the 2012 Games, has fallen apart. ANI

Vettel finds it tough being double world champion
German racer Sebastian Vettel might have both of his hands on this year's Formula One trophy, but he's still getting to grips with the idea of winning back to back world titles. ANI

Darren Gough reveals why he KO'd Swann in 1999
Former England fast bowler Darren Gough has finally come clean over why he KO'd off-spinner Graeme Swann on an England tour in 1999. ANI

Raid-de-Himalaya Car Rally flagged off from Shimla
The thirteenth edition of 'Raid-de-Himalaya' Car Rally was flagged off from Shimla by Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal on Monday. ANI

Japan Grand Prix winner Button angered by Vettel's tactics
Jenson Button, a usually mild-mannered McLaren ace, has criticized 2011 Formula One German champion Sebastian Vettel for his ruthless tactics during the recent Japan Grand Prix. ANI

Jeter and Kelly spotted rekindling romance in Miami
Derek Jeter's romance with Minka Kelly may have only been on temporary hiatus, according to reports. ANI

Pregnant Hilary Duff feels 'alien has taken over' her body
Hilary Duff has admitted that though she "feels good" being pregnant, she sometimes feels ''like an alien has taken over'' her body. ANI

Bedding Tiger Woods' ex helped 'bond' marriage for David Boreanaz
David Boreanaz, who admitted to his extra marital affair last year, has now insisted that the affair helped him and his wife Jaime Bergman 'bond'. ANI

Shahzaib Hasan aims to impress Pak selectors by 'sheer volume of runs' to earn recall
Pakistan batsman Shahzaib Hasan, whose last international appearance was against South Africa in 2010, has said that he will never give up the hope of playing for the country again. ANI

Zaheer Abbas says he's 'obviously interested' in replacing Butt as PCB chief
Former Pakistan captain Zaheer Abbas has added his name to the list of individuals interested in replacing Ijaz Butt as Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief. ANI

Decision Review System to be used during Pak-Sri Lanka ODI series
The Decision Review System (DRS) technology will be used during the upcoming one-day international (ODI) series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka, a Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) official has said. ANI

Bopara reveals his fear for England place
England middle order batsman Ravi Bopara has admitted he will never feel secure in an England shirt because he is in such a "cut-throat -business." ANI

Oz legend Gilchrist gives England lesson in how to stay No.1
London, Oct.11 Hailing England's rise to the top of the Test tree, former Australian wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist has advised Alastair Cook's one-day squad to play like the second-best team in the world if they want to stay on top of the pile. ANI

Anna Kournikova rules out marriage but 'desperate' to have kids
Anna Kournikova has expressed her desire to have kids although marriage is not on the cards for her, any time soon. ANI

Brett Lee to miss T20, ODI series over appendicitis surgery
Australian cricketer Brett Lee would reportedly undergo a surgery for appendicitis, which would keep him out of the Twenty20 and one-day series against South Africa beginning this week. ANI

No fallout between Pietersen, Swann over 'poor captain' comment: ECB
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has attempted to play down talk of any fallout between batsman Kevin Pietersen and off-spinner Graeme Swann over his "poor captain" comment in his autobiography. ANI

Bracken mulling legal action after being named during spot-fixing trial at London court
Former Australia fast bowler Nathan Bracken is considering taking legal action "to protect his reputation" after being named during the ongoing spot-fixing case trial in London. ANI

Coleen Rooney debuts new 'choppy bob' hairstyle at Rihanna concert
Wayne Rooney's wife Coleen showed off her new shorter hairstyle at a Rihanna concert. ANI

Hockey India to conduct International Men Hockey League
Hockey India shall be conducting the International Men Hockey League under the aegis of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) from 2013. ANI

Ashley Cole enjoys steamy lap dance from sexy Playboy twins
Ashley Cole, England's soccer ace and estranged husband of Cheryl Cole, got a lap dance from two sexy models during a recent night out at London's Playboy club. ANI

British star David Haye quits boxing
Former world heavyweight champion David Haye has decided to quit boxing after his 31st birthday on Thursday. ANI

Becks' footie training for sons turns into full-blown wrestling match!
David Beckham recently took his sons to a Los Angeles park to help them brush up their football skills, but soon found himself wrestling with his younger boys, Romeo and Cruz. ANI

Becks' love of Marks and Spencer socks sends sales soaring for chain!
Sales of Marks and Spencer socks have soared after Victoria Beckham revealed that hubby David is a fan of them. ANI

PCB not interested in hiring Dean Jones as Pak coach
Former Australian batsman Dean Jones may be keen to take up as Pakistan's new coach, but the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is not interested in hiring him for the job, according to a news report. ANI

Cricket Australia terms Majeed's 'Oz players biggest match-fixers' claim as "outlandish"
Cricket Australia has hit back at the claims against Australian players made by Mazhar Majeed, an agent accused of taking bribes to fix matches, terming them as "very outlandish". ANI

Spot-fixing case: Majeed claims Australian cricketers 'biggest' match fixers
A cricket agent accused of taking bribes to fix matches claimed that Australian players were "the biggest" when it came to rigging games, a London court has heard. ANI

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