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Pak team strong in all departments: Whatmore
Pakistan cricket head coach Dav Whatmore has said the national team has the strength and ability in all departments, and their capabilities are not limited to bowling only. ANI

I am in the right place today: Dav Whatmore
Pakistan cricket head coach Dav Whatmore has said he is the right place today. ANI

Former Pakistani cricketer Younis backs PCB's appointment of Hafeez as captain
Former Pakistan coach and legendary fast blower Waqar Younis has backed the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) decision to appoint Mohamad Hafeez as captain in the 20 over format and as vice captain for the 50 over matches. ANI

Transgender model 'wants $150k out of court settlement' from Khloe Kardashian
The transgender woman suing Khloe Kardashian for allegedly pushing her outside a club in Hollywood is willing to throw out the suit if the reality TV star pays up 150000 dollars. ANI

Mundine stripped of interim WBA title over failure to fight reigning champ Austin Trout
The World Boxing Association (WBA) has stripped Anthony Mundine of his interim super welterweight title after he failed to undertake a mandatory fight against title-holder American Austin Trout in Panama. ANI

Tim May believes 'Players Association' in Pakistan should have been formed 15 years ago
Federation of International Cricketer's Association (FICA) CEO Tim May has said that a players association should have been formed in Pakistan about 10 to 15 years ago. ANI

UK defense secretary claims 'no specific' terror threat looming over Olympics
UK's Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said that there is no specific terror threat to this year's Olympic Games. ANI

Justin Timberlake, Jessica Biel get loved up at LA Lakers game
Justin Timberlake and his fiancee Jessica Biel put on a public display of affection (PDA) while sitting in the front row at an LA Lakers match on Saturday night. ANI

MCC issues picture cards to help people dress appropriately for Lord's
London, May 14 The Marylebone Cricket Club, which is the moral guardian of cricketing tradition, has issued picture cards for the first time in its 225-year history to avoid any confusion over its dress code. ANI

Becks taunted by fans singing Spice Girls songs at Olympic Stadium
David Beckham found himself red faced when fans at the Olympic Stadium in Canada began singing songs from Victoria's former band 'Spice Girls'. ANI

Alexandra Burke collapsed on discovering Jermain Defoe's infidelity
Alexandra Burke reportedly collapsed after discovering that boyfriend Jermain Defoe had cheated on her with a second girl. ANI

Becker believes Lendl making a difference to Murray's game
Tennis legend Boris Becker believes Ivan Lendl is making a difference to the way British tennis star Andy Murray approaches his game. ANI

Madrid Masters chief Tiriac steadfast on blue clay courts despite players' outrage
Ion Tiriac, Madrid Masters supremo, has said the blue clay courts are the way forward in tennis. ANI

Man City's Kompany says never wants to re-live 'harrowing' wining experience of PL again
Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany has said he would not like to experience the nerve-shredding drama that unfolded at the Etihad against the Queens Park Rangers again. ANI

Golf ball-inspired running suit to give Olympic athletes speed advantage
Nike's latest professional track suit, which runners will wear at the 2012 Summer Olympics, has golf-ball inspired holes to reduce drag. ANI

Redknapp hopes nephew's Chelsea club misses out Euro 2012 glory
Tottenham's boss Harry Redknapp has wished that his nephew Frank Lampard's club, Chelsea, misses out on European 2012 championship glory. ANI

Explosion at winner team William's garage in Spanish Grand Prix
A explosion took place in the winners garage of the Catalunya circuit in the Spanish Grand Prix, as a fire engulfed F1 chief Frank Williams's team in the Formula 1 pit. ANI

It did upset me when I saw pics of Ben pole dancing nude, says Una Healy
Una Healy, who gave birth to her daughter Aoife-Belle merely four weeks back, has revealed her agony after seeing photos of her fiance Tom Foden pole dancing nude. ANI

Cricket is about experience, not age: Pak cricketer Ayub Dogar
Pakistani cricketer Mohammad Ayub Dogar, who has been selected in the national Test team for Pakistan's tour of Sri Lanka has said that experience matters more than age in cricket. ANI

Cricketer Harbhajan Singh bats to save tigers
Indian cricketer Harbhajan Singh has initiated a save the tiger campaign here to spread awareness about its declining numbers. ANI

Brazilian boxing champion launches verbal attack on American opponent
Brazil's UFC world middleweight champion Anderson Silva has responded to provocation by his opponent Chael Sonnen by labelling the American a "frustrated man who has never won anything". ANI

UK tennis star Murray eyes No1 ranking
British tennis champion Andy Murray has set his sights on the world No1 ranking this summer after declaring himself fit following his recent injury scare. ANI

Fergie eyes 50m pounds Dortmund trio of Kagawa, Lewandowski and Hummels
Sir Alex Ferguson has expressed a keen desire to sign up three Borussia Dortmund players after the club won 5-2 over Bayern Munich to claim the German Cup. ANI

Arsenal nicks third place in Premier League
Following Manchester City's win over Queens Park Rangers on Sunday, Arsenal sealed a third place for itself in the Premier League rankings and a guaranteed spot in next season's Champions League. ANI

QPR skipper likely to face 10-match ban
Queens Park Rangers skipper Joey Barton is likely to get a 10-match ban for his red card offence at Manchester City. ANI

Mancini says 'never seen anything like it' after Man City wins Premier League title
Roberto Mancini has described Manchester City's winning of the Premier League after 44 years, as seeing something he has never seen before. ANI

Federer becomes world No. 2 after winning Madrid Masters title
Tennis ace Roger Federer has become world No. 2 after winning his third Madrid Masters title against Czech Republican Tomas Berdych. ANI

'It will take City a century to get to our history', says Man U's Fergie
Sir Alex Ferguson has said that it would take Manchester City a century to create history like his club. ANI

Kelly Brook leaves Thom Evans at home to enjoy night out with girl pals
Kelly Brook, who is rarely seen out without her beau Thom Evans, had an evening off as she let her hair down with her group of girl friends for a saucy night out on Saturday. ANI

Kim Kardashian fiddles with tight dress at basketball game with Kanye West
Kim Kardashian, who doesn't like to dress down very often and is rarely seen in jeans or flats, wanted to dress to impress with her new beau Kanye West by her side during a basketball game, even if it meant she was left awkwardly adjusting her very tight dress. ANI

Shane Warne's ex-wife finds her kids calling Liz Hurley mum 'disrespectful'
Shane Warne's ex-wife, Simone Callahan, has revealed that she still finds it painful to see Elizabeth Hurley "playing mum" to her children. ANI

Jonny Bairstow to make debut in Lord's Test in place of injured Bopara
Yorkshire cricketer Jonathan Bairstow will make his Test debut against the West Indies at Lord's on Thursday. ANI

Lara Bingle spends romantic weekend with fashion designer Gareth Moody
Lara Bingle and Sydney fashion designer Gareth Moody were spotted on the NSW South Coast at the weekend enjoying a romantic getaway. ANI

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