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Bookie accuses Akmal brothers, others, of spot-fixing


December 1st, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 30 (IANS) Pakistani cricket has plunged to another low with England-based match-fixer Mazhar Majeed revealing Tuesday that four more players - Wahab Riaz, Kamran Akmal, Umar Akmal and Imran Farhat ... Read more...

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Suspended trio should stay away from dressing room: Afridi


September 5th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Cardiff, Sep 5 (IANS) Pakistan's one-day captain Shahid Afridi Sunday said the suspended trio of Salman Butt, Mohammad Aamer and Mohammad Asif should stay away from the dressing room ahead of the ... Read more...

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Ban ’spot-fixers’ for life, says Vettori


September 5th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 5(ANI): Calling for extreme steps to defend "the spirit of the game", New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has said that life bans should be imposed on the three Pakistan players ... Read more...

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Criminal charges on trio unlikely in ’spot-fixing’ scandal: Former PCB chief


September 4th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 4(ANI): Former Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Shaharyar Khan has said that criminal charges are unlikely to be upheld against captain Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir, who are embroiled ... Read more...

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No Indian cricketer ever approached by a bookie: Tendulkar


September 3rd, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar, in a startling disclosure, said Thursday that in his 21 years of international career no bookie has ever approached an Indian cricketer. Tendulkar's statement ... Read more...

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Mixed reaction in Pak over decision to drop ‘tainted’ cricket trio


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Sep 3(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)'s decision to drop captain Salman Butt, Mohammad Amir and Mohammad Asif -the three players accused of 'spot-fixing'- from the tour of England, has received ... Read more...

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‘Fixing’ allegations ruining cricket, says Watson


September 2nd, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 2(ANI): Australian all-rounder Shane Watson reckons that the 'spot-fixing' and 'match-fixing' allegations that have rocked the cricket world, are "ruining the game"."What happened during the Sydney Test, which is ... Read more...

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It will be difficult to lift team morale: Waqar


August 31st, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis Tuesday admitted that it will be difficult to lift the morale of the team for the remaining tour matches in the midst of ... Read more...

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Match fixing rocks cricket, Pakistani players quizzed (Roudup)


August 29th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) The ghost of match fixing has returned to haunt world cricket with British tabloid The News of the World revealing that Pakistani cricketers were allegedly involved in deliberately ... Read more...

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Sarah Ferguson was drinking during tabloid sting


June 1st, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 1 (ANI): Disgraced Sarah Ferguson claims to have been under the influence of alcohol when she was caught red handed demanding cash for access to her former husband Prince ... Read more...

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Sarah Ferguson to make public apology on Oprah show


May 28th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 28 (ANI): Sarah Ferguson has made up her mind to seek a public apology for her recent "cash for access" scam on Oprah Winfrey's show.A sting operation by ... Read more...

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Shamed Duchess of York steps out in New York


May 27th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 27 (ANI): Sarah Ferguson promoted her new 'advice' books for children in New York even as the storm continues to brew over her recent "cash for access" scam.A sting ... Read more...

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Prince Andrew forgives Fergie over ‘cash for access’ scam


May 26th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 26 (ANI): Prince Andrew has forgiven ex-wife Sarah Ferguson for her "cash for access" scam, it has emerged.A sting operation by British tabloid the News of the World had recently ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse secretly dating her ex-hubby Blake Fielder-Civil


September 7th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 7 (ANI): 'Rehab' singer Amy Winehouse has reportedly been on a secret date with her ex-husband Blake Fielder-Civil, in a bid to repair their relationship.The pair had divorced just ... Read more...

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Michelle Williams denies saying Destiny’s Child is reuniting


September 3rd, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 3 (ANI): Singer Michelle Williams has denied saying that the Destiny's Child is reuniting.British tabloid the News of the World had quoted her as saying, "It will definitely happen. ... Read more...

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Dita Von Teese lied about post-divorce celibacy


February 19th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 19 (ANI): Dita Von Teese confessed she was just having fun when she lied about not having sex for a year after her divorce.The Burlesque Queen had previously told ... Read more...

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Amy Winehouse’’s hubby pens emotional letter to parents


January 26th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Troubled singer Amy Winehouse''s jailed husband Blake Fielder-Civil has written an emotional letter to his parents, describing his disappointment over his wifes recent behaviour.Fielder-Civils lawyers had filed ... Read more...

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Nazi-orgy-involved F1 racing chief keeps his job


June 4th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): Motor racing chief Max Mosley has managed to retain his position as FIA president after the scandal over his Nazi orgy with five hookers, which included the ... Read more...

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