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Sports News on June 20, 2012

Motherhood harder than winning gold, says Olympic gold medalist Denise Lewis
Retired British heptathlete Denise Lewis has said that being a mother is harder than achieving any gold medal at the Olympics. ANI

Kim Kardashian wants Humphries' ex to testify in divorce case
Kim Kardashian has served her estranged husband Kris Humphries' former flame Myla Sinanaj with a subpoena in their divorce case. ANI

Leander Paes threatens to pull out of London Olympics
Tennis star Leander Paes has written a letter to the All India Tennis Association (AITA), threatening to pull out of the 2012 Olympics if paired with a junior player for the men's doubles event. ANI

Jodie Marsh enjoys sending 'dirty texts' to Frankie Cocozza
Jodie Marsh has revealed that even though she and Frankie Cocozza share racy text messages with each other, she doesn't think that the 19-year-old singer will be able to handle her in the bedroom. ANI

Jodie Marsh unfazed by docs' warning over infertility
Jodie Marsh, who has been warned by doctors that gruelling demands of bodybuilding could be putting her fertility at risk - has said that she will adopt. ANI

'Golden boy' Phelps eyeing 10 Olympic medals in London Games
American swimming superstar Michael Phelps has confirmed he will contest in seven individual events in the US swim trials, creating the possibility of an incredible 10-medal haul at the London 2012 Olympics. ANI

Philippoussis doesn't regret 'injury-plagued' tennis career
Australian tennis ace Mark Philippoussis has insisted he is content with what he has achieved during his injury-plagued tennis career. ANI

London Olympics may be launching pad for 'patient' Qaeda's 'dirty bomb' terror dreams

Rooney 'used teammate's hair product' before Ukraine winning header
Wayne Rooney showed off a new hairdo as he scored the winning goal against Ukraine on Tuesday during their group match with a header. ANI

'Fearless' Rooney says no team would like to face England in Euros after Ukraine win
Ace striker Wayne Rooney has claimed no rival team would like to face England in the Euro Cup after the latter beat co-host Ukraine to secure the top spot in Group D. ANI

Legendary sprint queen Merlene Ottey hoping to participate in Olympics at age of 52
Jamaican speedster Merlene Ottey is aiming to be a part of Slovenian Olympic Games team at the age of 52. ANI

Danielle Lineker among first celebs to enter race course on day 1 of Royal Ascot
Danielle Lloyd, Amanda Holden and Danielle Lineker, who seemed to be eager to secure a good view point on the Berkshire race course for the opening day of Royal Ascot, were some of the first celebrities to be spotted entering the grounds on Tuesday afternoon. ANI

Kate Upton fails to cover b**bs with 'hand bra' in her sexiest video yet
Kate Upton, who came out of nowhere and is fast becoming one of the most famous bikini models in the world on account of her massive assets, is seen doing her best all-American girl impression while wearing as little as possible in a sensational Terry Richardson shoot. ANI

Una Healy reveals details about upcoming wedding day
Una Healy managed to fill a seven page spread about her wedding dress - how she's slimmed down to fit into it, how it makes her feel, whether it took her long to buy it and what her fiance Ben Foden will think in this week's OK! magazine. ANI

Pakistan chief selector slams team for 'inconsistency' and 'lack of professionalism'
Pakistan chief selector Iqbal Qasim has slammed the national team for their inconsistent performance and for showing poor professionalism during their tour of Sri Lanka. ANI

McLaren's sporting director says 'beleaguered' Button still in title hunt
McLaren's sporting director Sam Michael believes their ace driver Jensen Button is still in with a chance to win the Formula One drivers championship this morning, and praised him for putting on a courageous expression to conceal his agony of performing badly. ANI

Peter Crouch buys 4k pounds guitar for bro-in-law after loosing swimming challenge
Peter Crouch's brother-in-law John has just landed a 4000-pound Gibson guitar after the footie star lost a bet with him over a swimming race on holiday. ANI

Vettori ends T20 retirement for World Cup 2012
New Zealand spinner Daniel Vettori has come out of his Twenty20 retirement and made himself available for the Black Caps' World Cup campaign. ANI

Rooney listened to 'heart-wrenching ballads' before firing England into Euro quarters
England striker Wayne Rooney, who scored the winner in ongoing Euro Cup's Group D match against Ukraine that fired them into the quarterfinals, enjoyed Eric Clapton's depressing ballad, Tears In Heaven. ANI

Italy defender Chiellini's injury boon for England ahead of Euro quarterfinal clash
Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini has been ruled out of the ongoing Euro Cup after picking up a thigh injury during their 2-0 win over Republic of Ireland, and the news has given a timely boost to England before their quarterfinal clash on Sunday. ANI

Secret trysts with gigolos up by 26 pc since start of Euro 2012
Football widows are fuelling a secret sex boom, latest figures have revealed. ANI

Misbah suspended from Galle Test for slow over-rate in final ODI
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has been suspended from this week's Galle Test after his side was found guilty of a serious over-rate offence during the fifth and last ODI against Sri Lanka at R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Monday. ANI

Cricket Australia signs pay deal with Oz cricketers to avoid strike
Cricket Australia agreed to set aside more than a quarter of the revenue generated by the 2015 World Cup for the nation's first-class players, avoiding the much anticipated stand-off between the sport's governing body and the Australian Cricketer's Association. ANI

Theo Walcott pays tribute to family with Sanskrit script tatt
English footie stars are not only known for their stylish dressing sense but also for their ink work done on their body. ANI

I understand why my male followers like me, says Kate Upton
Kaye Upton, who catapulted to fame after posing as the cover girl for this year's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition, knows that her strength lies in her enviable figure and plays it to her advantage. ANI

Lara Bingle's reality show crashes in TV ratings war
Lara Bingle's life seemed to be far less attractive this time around, as the second episode of her reality show 'Being Lara Bingle' attracted merely 782,000 viewers, which was 143,000 fewer than the number of people who watched the premiere last week. ANI

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