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Sports News on April 6, 2012

'Proud' Mancini says Premier League race can be over this weekend
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has said the Premier League title race can be over this weekend if rivals Manchester United beat Queens Park Rangers at home, and his team loses to Arsenal at Emirates. ANI

Frail Muhammad Ali makes emotional appearance at Marlins Park
The ceremonial first pitch at a new baseball park is often a star-studded event aimed at opening a new arena in style. ANI

Mancini claims he will get mad if he talks daily to 'screwball' Balotelli
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has said he would have required a psychiatrist if he daily spoke to his eccentric striker Mario Balotelli. ANI

Mike Tyson turned to 'wet noodle' on seeing ex wife with Brad Pitt
Mike Tyson revealed in an interview that he was left devastated when he saw his ex wife Robin Givens on the arm of Brad Pitt 20 years ago. ANI

Garner sees revival of historic cricketing rivalry between Oz and resurgent Windies
Former West Indies legend Joel Garner has reckoned the three-Test series against Australia could revive the cricketing rivalry between both teams. ANI

Balotelli escapes unhurt after being involved in car crash
Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli's Bentley collided with another vehicle in Medlock Street, near Deansgate, in Manchester City center, but is believed to have escaped unhurt from the incident. ANI

Oscar de la Hoya wins sex-romp suit
Former boxing champ Oscar De La Hoya has won a legal fight with the alleged hooker who accused him in a 5 million dollars lawsuit of taking advantage of her during a drug-fuelled sex romp. ANI

Mancini accuses media of witch-hunting 'bad boy' Balotelli
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has blamed media for picking on his crazy striker Mario Balotelli, and his unusual antics. ANI

Windies coach Gibson confident of 'resurgent' team ahead of Test series against Oz
West Indies coach Ottis Gibson has expressed confidence that his resurgent side will knock Australia off in the upcoming Test series. ANI

ECB charges Pak leggie Kaneria with corruption , faces worldwide ban
The England and Wales Cricket Board has charged former Pakistan leg-spinner Danish Kaneria with corruption offences, along with Mervyn Westfield, and both of them faces a worldwide ban from the game. ANI

Sobers' historic 'six sixes' cricket ball up for auction
Sir Garfield Sobers' famous 'six sixes' cricket ball is expected to draw some significant bids when it goes up for auction at Bonhams this summer. ANI

Pietersen defends switch-hit shot after tormenting Lankan bowlers in Colombo Test
England batsman Kevin Pietersen has defended the switch-hit shot, which he utilized on more than one occasion, during his sublime century against Sri Lanka in the Colombo Test. ANI

Harris likely to replace Pattinson in Oz squad for Bridgetown Test against Windies
Australian paceman Ryan Harris is expected replace young pace ace James Pattinson for the final fast bowler's berth in Australian squad for the Bridgetown Test against the West Indies. ANI

Brooklyn Beckham shows love for basketball at Lakers game with dad
Brooklyn Beckham showed that he is more of a basketball fan, as the 13-year-old was spotted thoroughly enjoying a game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers at the Staples Center. ANI

Tim Tebow spotted getting mani-pedi in LA
Tim Tebow got in touch with his feminine side as he got himself a manicure and pedicure at a Los Angeles salon this week. ANI

Veteran golfer Allis says Woods won't be at the top again
Veteran golfer Peter Alliss has said it is ridiculous to say that former World champion Tiger Woods is back to his best, and believes he won't reach the top again, since he has lost the aura that surrounded him. ANI

Arsenal would love to apply 'coupe de grace' to Man City's title hopes
Manchester City will face Arsenal at Emirates on Sunday, and a defeat in that match, aided by Manchester United's win at home against Queens Park Rangers (QPR), would most probably end any of their remaining title hopes. ANI

Kris Humphries looks 'super hot' in mag photoshoot
With Kim Kardashian going public about dating singer Kayne West, Kris Humphries is showing the reality star what she has been missing since she filed for divorce after just 72 days of marriage in October. ANI

Dannii Minogue's ex split with her as he 'wanted out of Minogue Inc'
Dannii Minogue's ex, model Kris Smith, reportedly broke up with the former 'X Factor' judge because he was tired of her parents being around all the time. ANI

Nicole Scherzinger legging it to romance with Hamilton in thigh high boots
Nicole Scherzinger recently stepped out on a date with on-off boyfriend Lewis Hamilton in super sexy thigh high leather boots that showed off her long legs. ANI

A-Rod opens up on Facebook
Alex Rodriguez has become the latest celebrity to share his life with his fans on the social network site, Facebook. ANI

Kim Kardashian 'dating' Kanye West
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, who for months denied reports that they're dating each other, are finally taking their relationship public. ANI

Man City red-faced as youth team player tweets support for rival Man U!
Manchester City was left red faced due to the action of one of its youth team players, Sam Jones, who expressed his joy when old foes Manchester United beat Blackburn Rovers 2-0 at Ewood park on Monday. ANI

'Pain-stricken' Terry to play remaining season with broken ribs
Chelsea captain John Terry will play out the remaining fixtures this season for the club, despite scans on Thursday confirming two broken ribs. ANI

Terry would like to beat Barca in CL semifinal despite his kids idolizing Messi
Chelsea captain John Terry has revealed that his children are big fans of Barcelona striker Lionel Messi, but that wouldn't stop him from trying his best to beat them in the Champions League semifinal. ANI

Boris Becker's wife Lilly suffers 'Diana moment' with see through dress
Boris Becker's wife, Lilly, had a Diana moment when her nude coloured maxi dress turned sheer as she was bathed in sunlight. ANI

Mario Balotelli's hooker told by mum to 'grow up and get a life'
The hooker who reportedly bedded Mario Balotelli and Wayne Rooney, has been told by her angry mother to "get a life and be a normal woman who goes out to work." ANI

PCB committee to discuss applications for national bowling coach tomorrow
The Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) coach-hunt committee, headed by Intikhab Alam, will meet on April 7 to review applications of contenders for the post of national team's bowling coach. ANI

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