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Sports News on October 25, 2011

Robbie Savage breaks nose while jive dancing on 'Strictly Come Dancing'
Former footballer Robbie Savage has revealed he has a broken nose after smashing into the camera while performing a jive dance on Strictly Come Dancing at the weekend. ANI

Forgotten NSW speedster Hazlewood keen to fast-track national call-up
Formerly known as Australia's teenage sensation, Josh Hazlewood is about to make his comeback - at the ripe old age of 20. ANI

Matt Barnes officially splits with 'Basketball Wives' star Gloria Govan
Los Angeles Lakers player Matt Barnes and his 'Basketball Wives' star partner Gloria Govan have split after months of domestic turmoil. ANI

Proteas quicks finding their rhythm with coach Donald's help: Morkel
South African quick Morne Morkel claims the Proteas pace attack has its tail up heading into Friday's one-day series decider in Durban against Australia. ANI

CAS must have last word in football disputes: UEFA chief Platini
UEFA President Michel Platini has defended the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)'s role in football saying that the body's decision must be the final word in the dispute with FC Sion. ANI

Man U ties up with Pak mobile phone service provider
Manchester United has added one of Pakistan's major telecommunications service provider, Zong, to their portfolio of "partners". ANI

Javier Hern ndez signs new deal with Man United
Mexican footballer Javier Hern ndez has reportedly signed a new five-year deal with Manchester United. ANI

Fergie calls Man U players 'f****** idiots' after City defeat
Coach Sir Alex Ferguson ripped into his Manchester United stars in an expletive-laden dressing-room tirade minutes after their 6-1 derby defeat. ANI

Posh's designer line rakes in 15m pounds
Victoria Beckham's clothing range generated sales of more than 15million pounds in the first three months of this year. ANI

Abbey Crouch glams up for night out after showing off baby girl on Twitter
Abbey Crouch looked every bit glamorous as she walked hand in hand with her footballer husband Peter for Wayne Rooney's 26 birthday bash at Manchester. ANI

Vaughan blasts ICC decision to defer World Test Championship to 2017
Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan has criticized the International Cricket Council (ICC) for shelving the proposed World Test Championship play-off. ANI

Prior disappointed over ICC decision to delay Test Championship until 2017
England wicketkeeper Matt Prior fears he will never lift a Test Championship trophy after the International Cricket Council (ICC) shunted it until 2017. ANI

Lee endorses Rixon as Nielsen's long-term successor
Pacer Brett Lee has endorsed former NSW coach and current Australian fielding coach Steve Rixon to become the long-term successor to Tim Nielsen, as Cricket Australia launched the global hunt for a new coach. ANI

Curb Watson's workload to ensure his services for Australia: Fleming
Former Australian fast bowler Damien Fleming has said Shane Watson's workload might have to be curbed to ensure he stays Australia's pre-eminent cricketer and avoids becoming injury prone again. ANI

Hernandez five-year deal with Man U, keeps him away from Real Madrid
Ace striker Javier Hernandez has signed a new five-year deal with Manchester United, keeping him out of Real Madrid's reach. ANI

Former cricketers slam Pakistan for first Test draw with Sri Lanka
Former Pakistan cricketers have criticised the national team for losing a golden opportunity to win the first Test against Sri Lanka in the UAE. ANI

Channel 9 may use DRS to humiliate India, despite official ban on use during series
The all-powerful the Board of Control for Cricket in India has convinced the International Cricket Council to end the mandatory use of DRS (umpire decision review systems) in international cricket and the technology will not be used during the Indian team's tour of Australia, starting in December. ANI

Watson should remain Test opener for now: Taylor
Former Australian skipper Mark Taylor has said that Shane Watson should remain as Test opener for now, despite an injury scare in South Africa, reigniting the debate about how to manage the all-rounder. ANI

Butt accused of spot-fixing on basis of 'coincidence, guesswork', counsel tells court
Tainted Pakistani cricketers Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif have been accused of "deceit, greed and corrupt practice" on the basis of "coincidence, innuendo and guesswork," London's Southwark Crown Court heard during the ongoing spot-fixing case trial. ANI

Youth force behind consecutive victories: Yuvraj Singh
Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh has said he is hopeful that the consistent performance of the youngsters in the present series will help India win the series against England 5-0. ANI

Sahara Force India's F1 team's car attracts fans
The Sahara Force India F1 team arrived in the city to enthrall fans, as India gears up to host its first ever Formula One race. ANI

McIlroy changes management
Golfer Rory McIlroy has announced a change of management group. ANI

Becks' sons flaunt temporary tattoos inspired by daddy's real ones
Taking inspiration from their dad who is covered in body art, David Beckham's boys were spotted wearing temporary tattoos on their day out during the weekend. ANI

Flower challenges England's ODI squad to match Test, T20 side
Coach Andy Flower has challenged the Alastair Cook-led England ODI squad to avoid the embarrassment of a 5-0 thrashing at the hands of India and to match his Test and T20 sides and to top the ICC rankings. ANI

Liz Hurley flies down under with son to reunite with Warne
Elizabeth Hurley has flown to Australia with her nine-year-old son Damian to reunite with her fiance Shane Warne. ANI

Man U players feeling fans' pain after 6-1 thrashing by Man City
Star footballer Darren Fletcher has admitted that Manchester United's humiliated players are feeling the torment of the club's supporters in the aftermath of Sunday's derby defeat against Manchester City at Old Trafford. ANI

Ex-French footballer Vairelles arrested in murder probe
Former French footballer Tony Vairelles has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. ANI

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