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  • Most important derby of my career: Ferguson April 23, 2012

    Manchester: Manager Alex Ferguson believes the game against Manchester City on April 30 at the Etihad Stadium is now a Premer League "decider" and the most important derby of his career at Manchester United, after the Red Devils dropped two points at home to Everton on Sunday. United let a two-goal...
  • 'Race can help healing process in Bahrain' April 22, 2012

    Sakhir: Force India deputy team principal Robert Fernley believes Sunday’s race will prove to be a catalyst for the healing process in Bahrain. Fernley spoke exclusively to IBNlive.com just before the start of Saturday's qualifying session. What is your assessment of the situation in Bahrain now, especially considering the problems...
  • New Jersey race may be delayed: Ecclestone April 17, 2012

    Shanghai: Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has cast doubt on New Jersey hosting a grand prix in June 2013 despite a 10-year agreement announced last year. "Maybe the New York race will be 2013," he told the BBC on Tuesday. "It's a when - 2013 or 2014." The east-coast race is likely...
  • People are tired of film promotion: Anil Kapoor April 16, 2012

    Mumbai: Actor Anil Kapoor, who will soon be seen in Priyadarshan's upcoming film 'Tezz', feels people are tired with excessive film promotions, and says he is glad 'Tezz' isn't a part of that rat race. "People are tired now with so many promotions. The film should be good. There are...
  • Man City happy to finish second: Mancini April 13, 2012

    Manchester: Manchester City's expensively-assembled squad came back down to earth with a bump on Friday after manager Roberto Mancini said they should be happy finishing second to Manchester United because they are "not on the moon". City cut United's Premier League lead to five points with five games left in midweek...
  • 'Race 2' to hit theatres on January 25 next year April 11, 2012

    New Delhi: The release of 'Race 2', a sequel of 2008 hit of the same name, has been postponed for January 25, 2013. The multi-starrer thriller was earlier slated for November release this year but now producer Ramesh Taurani has delayed the arrival of the film in cinemas. "Race 2 releases...
  • Catching Real now even more difficult: Guardiola April 10, 2012

    Barcelona: Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola has played down his side's title hopes, insisting that catching Real Madrid will now be even more difficult than it was when they were 10 points behind their great rivals. After seemingly being out of contention, the second-placed Catalans have come to within four points of...
  • Man City title hopes crumble as Arsenal win 1-0 May 25, 2012

    London: Mario Balotelli was sent off for the second time this season as Manchester City's faint Premier League title hopes appeared to end with a 1-0 loss at Arsenal that could spell the end of the petulant striker's career at the club. Arsene Wenger’s side hit the woodwork on several occasions,...
  • Can Force India open their account in Melbourne? March 29, 2012

    Force India produced encouraging signs in the qualifying ahead of Sunday's Australian Grand Prix at the Albert Park track in Melbourne. German Nico Hulkenberg qualified in ninth place, while Paul di Resta will start the race from 15th. That's not a bad start at all for a team striving hard...
  • Abbas-Mustan keen to make Television shows March 15, 2012

    Mumbai: Director duo Abbas-Mustan, known for their thrillers like 'Baazigar', 'Ajnabee' and 'Race', say that they want to make TV shows but their busy film schedule is keeping them from doing so. "TV is a huge industry and reaches out to the entire world. Definitely we should make (a TV serial),...
  • Baljinder wins Olympic quota, Gurmeet wins silver March 12, 2012

    Nomi City, Japan: Punjab athlete Baljinder Singh has earned a berth for the London Olympics after finishing fifth in the Asian 20km Race Walking Championships, with a timing of 1:22:12. The 'A' qualification standard for the London Olympics was 1:22:30. The 25-year-old Baljinder hails from Dera Bassi, about 20km from Chandigarh...
  • Marussia clear final crash test hurdle March 7, 2012

    London: Marussia were given the all-clear to start the Formula One season after their new car passed the final mandatory crash test on Tuesday. The Russian-licensed team, who gave the MR01 its track debut in a filming day at Silverstone on Monday, said in a statement they had cleared the last...
  • Marussia debut new car pending final crash test March 5, 2012

    London: Marussia gave their new Formula One car its track debut at Silverstone on Monday despite it still having to overcome a final crash test hurdle before the opening race of the season in Australia next week. The Russian-licensed former Virgin Racing team said in a statement that the Cosworth-powered MR01...
  • Marussia to miss final pre-season F1 test February 28, 2012

    London: Marussia will miss Formula One's final pre-season test in Barcelona this week because their new car has failed a mandatory crash test, the Russian-licensed team said on Monday. Marussia, formerly Virgin Racing, said the MR01 car had failed the final test after passing 17 previous ones. Under new rules...
  • CINTAA notice brings Deepika back in 'Race 2' February 23, 2012

    Mumbai: After much ado, it seems Deepika Padukone is finally back in Race 2. However, contrary to reports of her listing nearly half a dozen demands to producer Ramesh Taurani, we learnt that Dippy just called truce, that too unconditionally. Reason being that the producer had a case to get...
  • Guardiola still undecided over Barcelona future February 18, 2012

    Barcelona: Pep Guardiola still hasn't decided whether he wants to continue coaching Barcelona beyond this season. The 41-year-old Guardiola, who has won 13 out of a possible 16 titles since taking over the European champions nearly four seasons ago, said he would like to have made a decision already but he...
  • Ecclestone keen for Bahrain GP to go ahead February 16, 2012

    London: Formula One is showing no signs of slamming the brakes on plans to race in Bahrain in April despite continuing violence in the Gulf kingdom a year on from a forcibly-suppressed uprising. Both the governing International Automobile Federation (FIA) and commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone made clear after Tuesday's anniversary was...
  • Mourinho plays down title talk despite lead February 14, 2012

    Madrid: Jose Mourinho attempted to play down title talk after fans and local media were left convinced his Real Madrid side would win La Liga after stretching their lead to 10-points with a 4-2 victory over Levante on Sunday. Cristiano Ronaldo rattled in his sixth hat-trick of the season as Real...
  • Barcelona will keep fighting for the league: Alves February 14, 2012

    Leverkusen: Barcelona defender Dani Alves says his side will keep fighting for the Spanish title despite falling 10 points behind Real Madrid. Alves said on Monday, "As long as the title remains undecided, we'll keep fighting and we'll see what happens in the end." The Brazilian was acknowledged the "points difference is...
  • Ronaldo hat-trick leads Madrid past Levante 4-2 February 13, 2012

    Madrid: Cristiano Ronaldo's sixth hat-trick of the season guided Real Madrid to a 4-2 victory over 10-man Levante on Sunday to extend the Spanish leaders' advantage over defending champions Barcelona to 10 points. Gustavo Cabral gave Levante a surprising lead in the fifth minute at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium, and Madrid...
  • Ramesh Taurani files complaint against Deepika February 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood producer Ramesh Taurani has filed a complaint against actress Deepika Padukone with cine-associations for quitting Tips Films' 'Race 2' at the eleventh hour. Deepika is said to have made an exit from the project following a Hollywood offer, and that too after having shot for a week. The decision...
  • Abbas-Mustan not to make another film for Viacom January 7, 2012

    Mumbai: Due to the creative differences that cropped up while the making of Players between Abbas-Mustan and the production house, their plans for making a third movie together has been put on hold. The first movie of the three-film agreement, Life Partner was directed by Rumi Jafri in 2009. However, the...
  • Jacqueline Fernandez was ready to leave B'wood January 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez was ready to pack her bags and quit Bollywood in 2011. But a slew of projects, and brighter prospects in the industry, have enticed her to stay. "(The year) 2011 came really unexpected... because I was almost ready to leave the industry and then 2011...
  • Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone's love in Turkey December 12, 2011

    Mumbai: Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone will shoot for their intimate scenes together for Race 2 in Turkey early next year. Kangna Ranaut lands a role in an all-girls film Though Kangna Ranaut is now busy with Krrish's sequel, the actress has also landed a role in an all-girls film. The...
  • Is Farhan Akhtar's 'Don 2' really a sequel? December 10, 2011

    New Delhi: The upcoming Farhan Akhtar film 'Don 2' will start a season of sequels. Several films such as 'Houseful 2', 'Jannat 2', 'Once Upon A time In Mumbai 2', 'Race 2', 'Dabangg 2' and 'Dostana 2' are expected to hit theatres in the months to come. This trend is an...
  • Lucas Auer is JK Racing Asia Champion December 7, 2011

    Austrian Lucas Auer is the winner of the 2011 JK Racing Asia Series. Auer started the first two races in fourth and finished both on the podium in second, leaving him to start from second for the last two races. Overall, he completed the season with 292 points in 18...
  • Aravind K P wins the 2011 SLARDAR Championship December 2, 2011

    Team TVS Racing's Aravind K P became the first Indian rider to win a motocross championship overseas. He won the 2011 Sri Lanka Association of Racing Drivers and Riders (SLARDAR) Championship with a total of 73 points. Aravind had to fend off 22 riders including teammates HK Pradeep, Santosh CS...
  • Can the i1 Super Series be India's answer to F1? November 29, 2011

    The organizers are confident that everything will be in place by January 2012, even as team owners express doubts. ...