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Gary Lineker's 'iron filings' moustache turns Twitter into comedy circus
Former footballer and sport broadcaster Gary Lineker's new moustache has shaken Twitter, with many fans poking fun at his new look. ANI

A-Rod hooks up with new muscular blonde woman post Cameron Diaz split
Just weeks after splitting from fitness freak Cameron Diaz, Alex Rodriguez seems to have found himself another muscular beauty. ANI

Ex-footballer Paul Merson held for suspected drink-drive motorway crash
Former England footballer Paul Merson was recently arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after crashing his Mercedes into a military truck. ANI

Cipriani's ex Lara Bingle flaunts enviable bod as she takes a dip Down Under
Lara Bingle recently showed former boyfriend and British rugby hunk Danny Cipriani what he was missing by wearing a low cut bikini top. ANI

Cameron White wants more matches for Oz T20 team before World Cup
Australian Twenty20 captain Cameron White has called for scheduling more matches for the shortest form of the sport, so that his team gains more experience before the T20 World Cup. ANI

Misbah, Abdur Rehman named in cricket magazine's Test Team of the Year
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq and left arm spinner Abdur Rehman have been named in a cricket magazine's Test Team of the Year, according to a news report. ANI

RFU to investigate England players' "off-field performances" during WC campaign
The Rugby Football Union (RFU) will examine claims of player misconduct during England's World Cup campaign in New Zealand. ANI

Javier Hernandez ends speculation over Real move by committing to United for 5 years
Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez has ended speculation linking him with a move to Real Madrid, by committing to a new five-year contract with United. ANI

Jeter's ex Minka Kelly shares girl-on-girl kiss with co-star on set
Charlie's Angels actress Minka Kelly shared a girl-on-girl kiss with her costar Rachel Taylor on the sets of the show. ANI

Woods' hot dog hurler inspired by movie to do 'courageous, epic' deed
A Californian, who was arrested for throwing a hot dog at Tiger Woods during a tournament, said that he did so because he wanted to do something "courageous and epic". ANI

Geoff Boycott launches œ1 m battle against lawyers over mansion mess
Former cricketer Geoff Boycott has launched a 1 million pounds battle against lawyers after losing half of the 2.5 million pounds mansion he co-owned with his ex-lover, which went into her estate rather than being automatically inherited by him. ANI

Ryan Giggs' wife Stacey in vicious street row with his mistress Natasha
Ryan Giggs' wife Stacey launched a foul-mouthed tirade against his sister-in-law ex-lover Natasha after they came face-to-face outside the Tung Fong Chinese restaurant near their home in Worsley, Greater Manchester on Tuesday. ANI

Cricketers too scared to report corruption to ICC due to lack of 'point of trust': Report
Cricketers fear for their safety after reporting corrupt approaches and do not trust administrators to deal with the issue, a study into the game's seedy underworld has found. ANI

Butt says he didn't seek term extension as PCB chief
Ijaz Butt, whose tenure as Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief ended last Saturday, has said that he had made it clear to the relevant authorities a fortnight before that he would not be continuing in the role. ANI

Butt says he `tried his best` as PCB chief, but `made some mistakes also`
Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ijaz Butt has said he has achieved what he had planned for himself, but also admitted that he made 'some mistakes' during his tenure. ANI

Cricket Australia appoints ex-rugby player as General Manager, Team Performance
Cricket Australia has appointed former Australian rugby union international and Australian Rugby Union High Performance Unit General Manager Pat Howard as General Manager, Team Performance (GMTP). ANI

England team getting `right blend` of youth, experience: Jonathan Trott
England batsman Jonathan Trott has hailed the presence of a number of young batting stars in the team, but also underlined the importance of having a "correct blend" of youth and experience in the squad. ANI

Mazher Mahmood denies `phone hacking` involvement in spot-fixing story
Former News of the World journalist Mazher Mahmood has denied that his investigation into alleged spot-fixing at last year's Lord's Test between Pakistan and England began after the unlawful taking of evidence from hacked phones. ANI

PCB seeks Kaneria's 'spot-fixing' questioning session transcript from Essex Police
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has contacted the Essex Police, seeking details of the investigation that involved Pakistani leg-spinner Danish Kaneria. ANI

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