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Dilshan stars as Lanka level Commonwealth Bank series finals 1-1
Opener Tillakaratne Dilshan smashed a strokeful 106 to help Sri Lanka defeat Australia by eight wickets in the second of three Commonwealth Bank series finals played at the Adelaide Oval here on Tuesday. The two sides are now level at one all. ANI

Park Ji Sung asked to campaign against frog killings
Park Ji Sung has been asked to back a campaign to save frogs after he once admitted that he drank them as boiled juice to build his stamina. ANI

Amanda Byram says long absences led to break up with fiance
TV host Amanda Byram has revealed that long-distance love made her relationship a "Total Wipeout." ANI

Liz Hurley shoots in sub-zero set of 'Gossip Girl'
Elizabeth Hurley's character Diane Payne has returned for another season of the hit series 'Gossip Girl'. ANI

Mum edits my Twitter posts, says Jermain Defoe
Jermain Defoe has revealed that he gets his Twitter posts checked by his mum as he wants his tweets to be "sensible". ANI

Robinho says Arsenal has no chance of pulling off Champion League miracle
Former Manchester City star Robinho reckoned that Arsenal has no chance of pulling off a Champions League miracle. ANI

Kris Humphries wants Kim Kardashian to return wedding gifts
Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries are reportedly at war over unreturned wedding presents. ANI

Tired of being 'babied' by wife Khloe, Odom handcuffs himself to her
It seems that Khloe Kardashian's inability to have a child of her own with husband Lamar Odom has made her treat him as one. ANI

Tim Tebow offered 'The Bachelor'
It seems that the producers of hit reality show 'The Bachelor' are keen to cast Tim Tebow as the next "Bachelor." ANI

Benitez open to offers from Abramovich
Former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez, who is one of the favourites to replace sacked Andre Villas-Boas, has said he is open to offers from billionaire Blues owner Roman Abramovich. ANI

Naved ul Hasan denies involvement in Bangladesh Premier League's spot fixing scandal
Former Pakistan pace bowler Rana Naved ul Hasan has denied involvement in the alleged spot fixing in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). ANI

Don't need to marry to prove commitment, says Enrique Iglesias
Enrique Iglesias has revealed that despite dating long-time girlfriend Anna Kournikova for nearly 11 years, the pair has no immediate plans of marrying. ANI

Broad backs 'out of favour' team-mate Morgan to fire in Indian Premier League
England fast bowler Stuart Broad has reckoned that his team-mate Eoin Morgan can overcome a rough patch by playing in the Indian Premier League ANI

Vettori says New Zealand need to look at positives ahead of test series against Proteas
Former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has said though South Africa is on their way to the World No 1 ranking but if the Black Caps treat them like that the upcoming Test series is as good as lost. ANI

Manchester City's Toure hoping to banish drugs ban hell
Manchester City's Ivorian striker Kolo Toure hopes to banish the memory of his drugs ban hell by helping the club to this year's Premier League title. ANI

Chelsea stars face Abramovich's axe
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is all set to clear out some of the club's biggest names this summer in order to create a new team that is hungry to win. ANI

Ana Ivanovic says she has to deal with burden of expectations
Ana Ivanovic reveals that she does her best to live up to the expectations of herself and her fans. ANI

Button confident McLaren can compete with Red Bull
British Formula One racer Jenson Button is confident that his McLaren team can compete with Red Bull in the 2012-13 season. ANI

Irina Shayk fuels speculation of rift with beau Ronaldo's mother
Cristiano Ronaldo's girlfriend Irina Shayk sparked speculation that she doesn't get on with his mother Dolores Aveiro as the two women sat far apart during a football game. ANI

Southee gets nod to take on Proteas
Former skipper Daniel Vettori has confirmed New Zealand would stick with the lineup that served them well in back-to-back wins in Hobart and Napier, with Tim Southee partnering Chris Martin, Doug Bracewell and Trent Boult in the first test against South Africa. ANI

South African-born Van Wyk to debut against Proteas
South African-born Kruger van Wyk will make his test debut tomorrow in Dunedin against the country he spent the first 26 years of his life. ANI

Sarfraz promises better show in upcoming Asia Cup
Former Pakistan paceman Sarfraz Nawaz has promised a better show in the upcoming Asia Cup. ANI

Spinner Doherty firing under pressure, claims 7 wickets against Lanka
Australian left-arm spinner Xavier Doherty has fired under pressure to concede only 4.49 runs per over, while claiming seven wickets in 18.3 overs in the Commonwealth Bank series against Sri Lanka. ANI

Victoria Beckham vows never to wear tracksuits
Victoria Beckham has said that that she will never be seen wearing tracksuits. ANI

Nicolas Hamilton says dad had no time for him due to brother Lewis' career
Lewis Hamilton's brother Nicolas has revealed that his relationship with his dad suffered because of the Formula 1 ace's career. ANI

Beckhams' pet bulldog wears party hat for Brooklyn's b'day
David and Victoria Beckham's pet bulldog Coco joined the family celebrations for the 13th birthday of the couple's eldest son Brooklyn. ANI

Pakistan hoping to see match-winning success under Coach Whatmore
Pakistan is hoping that new cricket coach Dav Whatmore can find a magic formula to transform the country's talented players into a team that enjoys sustained success. ANI

Lalit Modi's 25-word tweet reduced my reputation to dust: Cairns
Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has said that Lalit Modi's 25-word tweet reduced his reputation to "dust". ANI

Kate Upton designs bikinis for her own Beach Bunny range
Kate Upton has turned bikini designer with Beach Bunny launching her creations as part of their new 'Kate Upton for 'Beach Bunny' collection. ANI

Shaking hands at Olympics 'off limits' for bug scared athletes
British athletes have been advised not to shake hands at the Olympic Games in case they catch a bug that wrecks their hopes of winning a Gold medal. ANI

Toure tells Man City mates to keep cool as title race hots up
Ivorian football star Kolo Toure has warned his Manchester City team-mates to keep their cool as the title battle with Manchester United intensifies over the final 11 games of the season. ANI

Abbey Clancy has 'no idea what offside law is'
Abbey Clancy has admitted that despite being around football all her life, she still doesn't know much about the game. ANI

'Top- class all rounder' Bresnan can bat permanently at No. 6 or 7 for England: Swann
England spinner Graeme Swann believes that Tim Bresnan, who is a top class all-rounder can bat permanently at No. 6 or 7 for the national team. ANI

Proteas eyeing clean sweep in Test series against Kiwis to become World No 1 side
South Africa is eyeing a clean sweep in the Test series against New Zealand to claim the World No. 1 Test ranking. ANI

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