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Australian F1 legend Jack Brabham dead

Jack-BrabhamCanberra, May 19 : Jack Brabham, Australian three-time Formula One champion and an icon of world motorsport, died here Monday morning. He was 88.  Read more »

Three-time formula one world champion Sir Jack Brabham dead

Jack BrabhamSydney, May 19 - Three-time formula one world champion Sir Jack Brabham has died. He was 88.

Brabham, a former Royal Australian Air Force mechanic, began his motorsport career on Australian speedway dirt tracks in the late 1940s.  Read more »

'Opener' Warner feels 'challenging' middle-order IPL batting to benefit personal game

David-WarnerSydney, May 18 : Australian opener David Warner is reportedly enjoying batting in the middle order in the Indian Premier League and is viewing it as a challenge, although he admitted that he 'loves' opening.  Read more »

12 cricketers suspected of fixing by anti-corruption authorities following Vincent's revelations

12 cricketers suspected of fixing by anti-corruption authorities following Vincent's revelationsSydney, May 18 - The anti-corruption unit of the International Cricket Council ( ICC) has reportedly identified 12  Read more »

Warner to miss Oz's Zimbabwe tour due to impending birth of first child

David WarnerSydney, May 16 - Australian opener David Warner will reportedly miss his team's next overseas assignment in Zimbabwe due to the impending birth of his child with his 'ironwoman' fiancee Candice Falzon.  Read more »

ICC assures CA Oz players not being investigated following Lou Vincent's 'spot fixing' claims

International Cricket CouncilSydney, May 15 - The International Cricket Council (ICC) has reportedly assured Cricket Australia (CA) that no Australian players are being investigated following revelations that a current international  Read more »

Lou Vincent claims current international captain was approached for spot fixing

Lou VincentSydney, May 15 - Former New Zealand batsman and whistleblower Lou Vincent has claimed that a current international cricket captain was among those approached by corrupt players to participate in spot-fixing.  Read more »

`Marvelling` Federer reveals `having the best time of life` after birth of twin sons

Roger FedererSydney, May 14 - Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer has revealed that he is having the 'best time of his life', a week after his wife Mirka gave birth to twin boys.  Read more »

Mushtaq Ahmed believes England need 'wicket-taking' spinner to regain top Test rank

Mushtaq Ahmed believes England need 'wicket-taking' spinner to regain top Test rankSydney, May 12 : Former Pakistan cricketer Mushtaq Ahmed believes that in order to regain top rankings in Test cricket, England needs a wicket-taking spinner in their squad.  Read more »

'Newlywed' Scott hot on chase for World No.1 spot at PGA Players Championship

Sydney, May 10 - Australian golf ace Adam Scott has kept his chase for world No. 1 alive by producing a 10-shot turnaround to make the cut on the number at the US PGA Players Championship, where he also revealed that he got married.  Read more »

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Barbados waiter gets suspended for taking selfie with Robin van Persie

London, July 27 - A waiter in Barbados was suspended from his job recently after he took a selfie with Robin Van Persie, who had come to his restaurant.  Read more »

Gazza goes on nasty Twitter rant at kids, calls teenage girls 'sad cows'

Paul-GascoigneLondon, July 27 : Former England international Paul Gascoigne, popularly known as 'Gazza', has been raving at kids and young women on Twitter and has sent nasty messages to a number of accounts, calling teenage girls 'sad cows'.  Read more »

Ishant to undergo more tests on sore leg: Joe Dawes

Joe DawesSouthampton: India`s bowling coach Joe Dawes was apprehensive about Ishant Sharma`s fitness, saying the pace spearhead will undergo tests in the next few days after missing out on the second test due to a sore leg.  Read more »

Ben Stokes, Matt Prior, testify against Ravindra Jadeja

Ben Stokes Matt PriorLondon: In a fresh twist to the alleged altercation between Ravindra Jadeja and James Anderson, two England players have testified that the Indian all-rounder had turned towards the English bowler with a raised bat during the showdown.  Read more »

Hamilton denies employing 'mind games' against Rosberg in race for F1 title

Lewis-HamiltonLondon, July 18 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has said that he is not trying to employ mind games against his teammate Nico Rosberg as both battle for the Formula One championship.  Read more »

Red Bull F1 reserve Felix da Costa to race in Formula E

Antonio-Felix-da-CostaLeicestershire, UK: Amlin Aguri have announced that Red Bull Racing Formula 1 reserve driver, Antonio Felix da Costa, will join the team for the inaugural all-electric FIA Formula E Championship beginning in September.  Read more »