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Dimitrov laughs off rumors linking him with Serena Williams
Young tennis player Grigor Dimitrov has expressed hope that rumours linking him to ace women tennis player Serena Williams will not rise. ANI

'Unperturbed' Ecclestone says Bahrain Grand Prix will be 'business as usual'
Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone has brushed aside any security fears about the Bahrain Grand Prix, which was cancelled last year, following the nasty riots that broke out in the country, killing 34 people. ANI

Tiger Woods is favorite for Augusta National
Tiger Wood's old foe Colin Montgomerie has tipped him to win the Augusta National, next week. ANI

'Incensed' Vieira says he was misrepresented over his remarks on Man U
Manchester City executive Patrick Vieira has reacted angrily after reports highlighted him criticizing rivals Manchester United for receiving refereeing advantages, surfaced in media. ANI

Man City eyes Columbian striker Falcao to replace Dzeko at Etihad
Manchester City is planning to bring Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao at Etihad Stadium, to replace misfit Edin Dzeko at the club. ANI

Nike sues Reebok for using Tim Tebow's name on NY Jets jerseys
Nike filed a lawsuit against Reebok in federal court in New York on Wednesday for selling Tim Tebow Jets' jerseys without permission. ANI

Posh 'screamed' on spotting Beyonce in her creation
Victoria Beckham has admitted that seeing Beyonce step out in her creation last week really put her over the edge. ANI

Kim Kardashian says she feels sexiest in high heels
Kim Kardashian has revealed that she feels at her sexiest when she's wearing high heels as they give her more confidence. ANI

Top UK sports prosecutor calls on football authorities to crackdown on racist abuses
Football authorities should crack down on clubs that fail to stop fans chanting racist abuse, the top sports prosecutor in England and Wales has said. ANI

Kim Kardashian wants next boyfriend to be lawyer or businessman
Kim Kardashian has reportedly told her sisters to find her a boyfriend who is a "lawyer or a businessman". ANI

Proteas want to become best team in world cricket: Kirsten
South African coach Gary Kirsten has said his side has the ability to dominate world cricket, after arriving home from his first overseas tour with the national team. ANI

Herath stars as Lanka thrashes England by 75 runs in Galle Test
Sri Lanka has beaten England by 75 runs in the first Test match at Galle, taking a 1-0 lead in the series. ANI

Ex-basketball star Magic Johnson acquires part ownership of the Dodgers
Former star Lakers guard Magic Johnson has acquired of part ownership of the baseball team, the Los Angeles Dodgers. ANI

Jessica Simpson splurges 2m dollars on baby birth security
Jessica Simpson, who is due to give birth to her child next month, has reportedly splashed out 2 million dollars on security. ANI

James, Wade and Bosh dubbed 'The Jonas Brothers of the NBA'
LeBron James, Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh have been nicknamed "The Jonas Brothers of the NBA" by their friends after they performed a jam session during Bosh's 28th birthday bash in Miami. ANI

Man City has lost nerve to win UK Premier League title: Man U veteran Bruce
Manchester United legend Steve Bruce has claimed that title rivals Manchester City have lost their nerve and may not win this year's Premier League title. ANI

Lindsey Vonn 'surprised by speed of Tim Tebow romance rumours'
Lindsey Vonn has revealed that she was shocked by how fast the rumors spread about her dating new Jets star Tim Tebow. ANI

Murdoch planning to set up sports network to compete with ESPN
Media baron Rupert Murdoch is said to be planning on a U.S. sports network that could compete effectively with Disney's ESPN. ANI

NZ cricket chief admits 'positive tension' between Wright and Buchanan
New Zealand cricket head David White has admitted the presence of a 'positive tension' between coach John Wright and director of cricket John Buchanan. ANI

Bravo believes playing T20 cricket outside Caribbean helped Pollard
West Indies all rounder Dwayne Bravo believes hard hitting batsman Keiron Pollard's stint in various cricket leagues outside the Caribbean, has helped him develop into a monster striker of a ball, and it is benefiting the whole Windies team now. ANI

Warner mindful of Windies hitting back in second T20
Australian opener David Warner has said his team should expect a backlash from the West Indies team in the second Twenty20 match between the two sides to be played in Barbados. ANI

Ryder set to play in IPL after four weeks of self-imposed hiatus
Stylish Kiwi batsman Jesse Ryder is poised to end his month long self-imposed pause from cricket, to play in the lucrative Indian Premier League for the Pune Warriors. ANI

Hussey calls on Oz to reverse dismal record in T20 format
Australian cricketer David Hussey has called on his side to reverse a dismal record in international Twenty20 cricket. ANI

Becks gives Posh some 'me time' as he takes Cruz and Harper out shopping
David Beckham, who has a successful career and is deemed to be an understanding husband, gave his wife Victoria a break on Monday afternoon when he took their two younger children shopping at a Beverly Hills mall. ANI

Harris plays down chances of playing in Test series against Windies
Australian paceman Ryan Harris has said he will not feature in the Test series against the West Indies. ANI

Kallis cleared to play in T20 match between Proteas, India
South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis has been cleared to play in a one-off Twenty20 match between South Africa and India at the Wanderers. ANI

Legendary golfer Gary Player to be honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award
World Golf Hall of Fame member Gary Player has been named the 10th recipient of the PGA Tour's Lifetime Achievement Award. ANI

Irina Shayk says she loves 'small Brazilian bikini'
Irina Shayk, who sizzled on the beach in a very skimpy two-piece bottoms this week with a fellow Victoria's Secret model, has revealed that she loves a small Brazilian bikini. ANI

Tiger Woods liked reading stories about his infidelities, says former coach
Tiger Woods kept a very close eye on everything that was being written about his indiscretions in the press, his former coach Hank Haney has revealed. ANI

'Injured' Taylor hopeful of playing in IPL
New Zealand captain Ross Taylor has expressed hope of playing in next month's Indian Premier League despite suffering an arm fracture in the third Test against South Africa. ANI

No match with Bangladesh at neutral venue other than Pakistan: PCB
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has refused to let its national team play with Bangladesh at a neutral venue next month if the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) refuses to send its team to Pakistan. ANI

'Marylebone Cricket Club prefer Afghanistan for cricket tour than Pakistan'
The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has said it is considering Afghanistan as a more likely choice for a cricket tour, rather than Pakistan. ANI

Clarke to play for Pune Warriors in IPL
Australian captain Michael Clarke will play for the Sourav Ganguly-led team, Pune Warriors in this year's Indian Premier League to be held between April 4 and May 27. ANI

Kris Humphries says he won't be bullied by ex Kim anymore
Kris Humphries has said that he won't be bullied by his estranged wife, Kim Kardashian anymore, and has told his lawyer to stop settlement talks in their ongoing bitter divorce battle. ANI

Tiger Woods' ex mistresses to release p*rn film about alleged sexploits
Three of Tiger Woods' former mistresses are releasing a new pornographic film based on their bedroom romps with the sex-crazed golfer. ANI

Una Healy dons summery dress as daughter Aoife makes public debut
Una Healy, who gave birth to her baby daughter two weeks ago to much anticipation from her fans and bandmates, kept the tot firmly hidden in her pram as Aoife made her public debut. ANI

Nancy Dell'Olio spends 3k pounds at charity auction in London
Nancy Dell'Olio, is said to have splashed out 3000 pounds at a charity auction for a walk-on part in classy London ballet Sleeping Beauty. ANI

Smith says resurgent Proteas can win both England, Oz away series
South African captain Graeme Smith has expressed confidence that his team will win the series against both England and Australia. ANI

Smith lauds controversial DRS' role in cricket
South African Test captain Graeme Smith has lauded the role of television referrals and the umpire decision review system (DRS) in international cricket. ANI

Posh poses for Liz Taylor inspired retro swimsuit photoshoot
Victoria Beckham seemed to be having the time of her life while posing for a retro swimsuit photoshoot inspired by screen goddess Elizabeth Taylor. ANI

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