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'Tomboy' hockey player wins Miss Asia UK to show ex what he's missing
A self-confessed hockey loving tomboy has turned herself into a beauty queen, just to show her former boyfriend what he lost out on. ANI

Rebecca Adlington wants Chanel bag as post-Olympic treat
British swimmer Rebecca Adlington treated herself to a pair of Louboutins when she won two gold medals at the Beijing Olympics, this time though she wants something else. ANI

Alex Reid's pregnant girlfriend doesn't want her daughter to take up cage fighting
Alex Reid's pregnant girlfriend, Chantelle Houghton, has revealed that she doesn't want her daughter to follow in the footsteps of her father and become a cage fighter. ANI

Alexandra Burke says Horan and Defoe have been her 'friends for ages'
Contrary to rumours that suggest Alexandra Burke is dating either Niall Horan or Jermain Defoe, the singer has asserted that she has been "friends for ages" with both of them. ANI

Usher sings 'happy birthday' to Becks' son Brooklyn
David and Victoria Beckham's eldest son Brooklyn was serenaded by Usher as a surprise 13th birthday gift. ANI

Heavily pregnant Una Healy feels baby 'all up in her grill'
Heavily pregnant pop star Una Healy has admitted to feeling extremely exhausted. ANI

Lewis Hamilton warned against LA high-life
Lewis Hamilton has been told to put a stop at his partying lifestyle in Los Angeles and get his head back to driving again. ANI

Kim Kardashian reveals first sign of thinning hair
Kim Kardashian showed a very noticeable thinning patch of hair on the side of her head when she arrived in Paris on Tuesday. ANI

Kim Kardashian's former sister-in-law signs plus-size modeling contract
Kris Humphries' sister has signed a contract with top modelling agency Ford. ANI

Balotelli's girlfriend ok with strip clubs 'if he doesn't do anything wrong'
Mario Balotelli admitted that he was wrong to go to a strip club but added that his girlfriend Raffaella Fico has forgiven him. ANI

'Improved' player Balotelli says City isn't scared of champion Man U
Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli believes his team isn't scared of current Premier League champions Manchester United, and is confident that City would win the league this season. ANI

Pakistan will have "psychological advantage" over India in upcoming Asia Cup: Cheema
Pakistan national cricket squad manager Naveed Akram Cheema has said that his team will have a "psychological advantage" over India in the upcoming Asia Cup because of the latter's disappointing performance in Australia. ANI

Martin claims three wickets in four balls to rip Proteas' batting order on day 1 in first Test
Kiwi bowler Chris Martin claimed three wickets in four balls to rip the opponent's top batting order in an action- packed day one of the first Test between New Zealand and South Africa. ANI

Pakistan team management for upcoming Asia Cup named
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has named the national cricket team management for the Asia Cup that is scheduled to be held on March 11. ANI

Oz stars Clarke, Pattinson ruled out of tri-series decider against Lanka
Skipper Michael Clarke and emerging fast bowler James Pattinson have both been ruled out of the tri-series decider against Sri Lanka tomorrow in Adelaide. ANI

Mario Balotelli says he has grown up
Mario Balotelli has claimed that he as finally grown up, even though he was recently in the middle of a strip club controversy. ANI

Liz Hurley looks disheveled as she battles gust of wind on 'Gossip Girl' set
Elizabeth Hurley, who is known to turn out dressed to the nine for every outing, wasn't able to battle Mother Nature. ANI

I was nominated for 'Mum of the Year' to get people 'talkin about it', says Natasha Giggs
Natasha Giggs has claimed that she made it to the list of 'Celebrity Mum Of The Year' award just to garner people's attention. ANI

Former Kiwi star Turner advises batters not to be impulsive
Former New Zealand batsman Glenn Turner has advised Kiwi batsmen to play close to their body and not to be impulsive against a menacing fast bowling attack of the Proteas. ANI

Major accuses MCC leadership of "ditching" of $400m Vision for Lord's project
British politician Sir John Major has launched a scathing attack in the ongoing row over the future development and governance at Lord's. ANI

Nicol's belligerent batting style is key behind his rise as Test opener
Rob Nicol's rise as a Test opener for New Zealand has been credited to his aggressive batting style, as he was once a stern middle order batsman more likely to tire a bowling attack than batter them. ANI

Ecclestone says Hamilton has to work hard to win back McLaren's top dog status
Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has said former F1 champion Lewis Hamilton is going to face an uphill task to prove himself as the main man at McLaren, as he faces stiff competition from team mate Jenson Button. ANI

Chelsea interim boss Di Matteo says playing Champions League next season is vital
Chelsea interim manager Roberto Di Matteo has said finishing in the top four this season is more important for the club than winning the FA Cup. ANI

Controversial striker Suarez is on French club PSG's shopping list
Controversial Liverpool striker Luis Suarez is on French club Paris St. Germain's radar, as the club's cash-rich Qatari owner, Nasser Al-Khelaifi plans to make PSG the best in Europe. ANI

Mourinho demands money-spinning contract along with Ronaldo signing to return to Chelsea
Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho is looking for a big money contract of around 12 million pounds per year and has also demanded Chelsea sign up Cristiano Ronaldo if the clubs wants him to return for a second stint as manager. ANI

Bravo, Best recalled to Windies squad for ODI series with Australia
All rounder Dwayne Bravo and fast bowler Tino Best have been recalled to the West Indies' squad for the opening three matches of the one-day international series against Australia. ANI

'Emotional' ex Kiwi cricketer Cairns says he is 'not a cheat'
Former Kiwi all- rounder Chris Cairns has insisted that he is not a cheat, while defending match-fixing allegations against him. ANI

Prince Harry wins race against world's fastest man
Prince Harry beat Usain Bolt in a race during his visit to Kingston, as part of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee tour. ANI

Nicole Scherzinger seen in thigh high boots and low cut leather for 'MIB III'
Nicole Scherzinger takes up a villainous role in the forthcoming film 'Men In Black III' and new stills from the sequel show her in thigh high leather boots and a revealing low cut leather dress. ANI

Mario Balotelli leaves shopping mall after refusing to take off hood
Mario Balotelli was asked to remove his hood at a shopping mall as he was breaking the rules by hiding his face from the CCTV cameras. ANI

Texan financier Stanford found guilty of setting up $7bn Ponzi scheme
Texan financier Allen Stanford who vowed to pour millions of pounds into English cricket, has been found guilty by a US court of orchestrating a seven billion dollar Ponzi scheme. ANI

'Injured' Clarke doubtful for West Indies tour
Australian captain Michael Clarke's tour of the West Indies is in doubt following a hamstring injury. ANI

Abbey Clancy finds WAG phenomenon ridiculous
Abbey Clancy may be the wife of Stoke City footballer Peter Crouch, but she doesn't buy the whole WAG phenomenon. ANI

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