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Sports News on February 5, 2012

Yuvraj Singh diagnosed with Grade I cancer
Cricket all-rounder Yuvraj Singh has been diagnosed with Grade I cancer and is currently undergoing chemotherapy in the United States. ANI

Wade helps Australia beat India in first Commonwealth Bank ODI
Debutant wicketkeeper-batsman Mathew Wade helped Australia to beat India by 65 runs in the first one day match of the Commonwealth Bank Series on Sunday. The visitors lost the match on the basis of the Duckworth-Lewis Method due to inclement weather throughout the game. ANI

I felt for all of South Africa when Cronje confessed to match fixing: Waugh
Former Australian captain Steve Waugh has said he felt bad for all of South Africa when their inspirational captain Hansie Cronje confessed to having indulging in match fixing. ANI

Mills not taking Zimbabwe lightly despite Kiwis being heavy favorites
New Zealand fast bowler Kyle Mills has said it wouldn't be wise for his team to take Zimbabwe lightly ahead of Monday's one-day international in Whangarei. ANI

Torres happy with life at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has said that he is happy with life at Stamford Bridge and has no desire to leave despite being linked to a host of other clubs like Real Madrid, Barcelona and former club Atletico Madrid. ANI

Ronaldo wants to make Premier League comeback
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has disclosed to his close friends that he misses his days with former club Manchester United in the English Premier League. ANI

Clarke says he won't oppose T20 matches at expense of ODIs
Australian captain Michael Clarke has said he will not tand in the way if the Cricket Australia decides to hold more Twenty20 international matches at the expense of the one-day matches. ANI

Nottingham Forest owner found dead in his home
The owner of Championship football side Nottingham Forest, Nigel Doughty has been found dead in a gymnasium at his home in Lincolnshire. ANI

Hamilton 'considering getting back together with ex Nicole Scherzinger'
Lewis Hamilton is reportedly ready for a reconciliation with ex girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger, following weeks of heart-to-heart conversations. ANI

Wenger claims winning more important than score
Following his team's outstanding game against the Blackburn Rovers, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has said that winning is all that matters for his team and he doesn't care as much about the scores. ANI

Potential IRA 'threat' looms large over 2012 Olympics
The Irish Republican Army (IRA) is reportedly planning to carry out major terror attacks during the Olympics and Jubilee celebrations in Britain. ANI

Langer feels for 'out of form' Marsh
Australian batting coach Justin Langer has said he sympathizes with the beleaguered Shaun Marsh who has been struggling with poor form lately. ANI

Lee's foot injury to keep him out of international cricket for remaining season
Australian fast bowler Brett Lee will miss the rest of the international cricket season due to a broken foot. ANI

Over 40,000 enthusiasts participate in third annual half marathon in Gujarat
The third edition of annual half marathon in Gujarat's Vadodhra District saw the participation of over 40,000 participants including 50 international runners on Sunday. ANI

Madonna overcomes injuries to perform at Super Bowl
Madonna has revealed that she is now fit for her scheduled half time performance at the Super Bowl, after she underwent intense physical therapy for leg and nose injuries. ANI

Brooklyn Decker puckers up to 'tween date' at pre-Super Bowl party
Brooklyn Decker, who ditched her husband Andy Roddick for a 12-year-old boy at the star-studded pre-Super Bowl party, puckered up to her date on the red carpet. ANI

A-Rod and new flame Torrie Wilson cover up fit physiques for dinner date
Alex Rodriguez and his ladylove Torrie Wilson, who are frequently spotted working out together and showing off their fit physiques, recently covered up their muscle-bound bodies to grab a bite to eat. ANI

Natasha Giggs dances dirty with Cocozza at 'Big Brother' wrap party
Frankie Cocozza, who was supposed to perform at the Rehab club in Watford but cancelled it citing "unforseen circumstances", looked very intimate while dancing with Nicola McLean and Natasha Giggs at 'Celebrity Big Brother' wrap party on Friday night. ANI

'Terrified' Natasha Giggs fears Twitter fiend will target her kids
Natasha Giggs, who was left scared for her life after an Internet thug bombarded her with chilling messages on Twitter last week, has installed a panic alarm at her home fearing an attack on her children. ANI

Anna Kournikova sells Miami Beach estate for $7.4m
Anna Kournikova has sold her Miami Beach's gated Sunset Island house for 7.4 million dollars. ANI

Una Healy throws pink themed baby shower with help from bandmates
Una Healy, who looked thrilled to be taking an evening off from frantic baby preparations, looked every inch the proud mother-to-be at her pink themed baby shower thrown with a little help from her 'The Saturdays' bandmates. ANI

Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville lose œ1.5 mln in their property company
Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville, who had set up a Cuban Group to invest in hotels and other properties, have lost almost 1.5 million pounds in the company. ANI

Clarke says Oz deserves to be ODI favourites ahead of triangular series against India, Sri Lanka
Australian captain Michael Clarke has said his team deserves to be regarded as favourites, ahead of the triangular one-day series against Sri Lanka and India. ANI

You won't knock us off the top of the mountain: Ferguson to rivals
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has cautioned his rivals that they won't be able to remove United from their top position at the Premier League. ANI

Ferdinand 'frustrated' over Terry racism row
Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has expressed anger over what his family has had to endure following the racial abuse allegedly suffered by his brother Anton Ferdinand at the hands of John Terry. ANI

Christine Bleakley gets Smythson diary present every Christmas
She may be going places with her latest Workout DVD and her new stint as 'Dancing on Ice' co-host, but at heart Christine Bleakley remains old-fashioned about certain things. ANI

Madonna feels 'just like one of the footballers' after practice injury
Madonna, who is preparing for her performance at the Super Bowl on Sunday, has revealed that she feels like one of the players who are getting ready to take to the pitch. ANI

Joey Barton could become first tweeter accused of contempt
Joey Barton, who is being investigated by the Attorney General about the John Terry racism case, could be accused of contempt over his tweets against the Chelsea skipper. ANI

Becks and Prince Harry party with Katherine Jenkins in London
David Beckham and Prince Harry cancelled their boys' night out to party with Welsh singer Katherine Jenkins on Friday. ANI

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