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Germany, Brazil, odd score, Oscar, Paddy Power

Germany, Brazil, odd score, Oscar, Paddy Power

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 17:39

A lucky punter in England received a huge amount of money as he correctly guessed the odd score of 7-1 in first FIFA semi final.

`Brasil` first of my trilogy on football: Director Amjath

`Brasil` first of my trilogy on football: Director Amjath

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 13:13

Director Amjath, who is busy working on upcoming Tamil action-based sports film "Brasil", says the film will be the first in his trilogy on the sport. He dedicates the movie to all football lovers.

World Cup kitsch: From dog jerseys to Brazil condoms

World Cup kitsch: From dog jerseys to Brazil condoms

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 13:57

World Cup fans are expressing their love of the game in wild ways, wearing patriotic nail polish, dressing up dogs with jerseys and showing their passion under the sheets with Brazil-inspired condoms.

Posh reveals simple dress that wooed Becks on their first date

Posh reveals simple dress that wooed Becks on their first date

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 04:16

Victoria Beckham has revealed that it was a plain orange mini-dress that helped her win hubby David Beckham`s heart on their first date back in 1997.

Hope Solo held on two counts of domestic violence

Hope Solo held on two counts of domestic violence

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 04:11

US women`s star Hope Solo has been held on two counts of domestic violence for attacking her sister and her teenage nephew when she was "intoxicated and upset" at a party, according to reports.

Mark Webber drives Sharapova to pre-Wimbledon party

Mark Webber drives Sharapova to pre-Wimbledon party

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 04:00

Maria Sharapova arrived at the pre-Wimbledon party in a Porsche 918 Spyder that was driven by former F1 star Mark Webber.

Story of `Costly` record and bizarre `Song` in Brazil 2014

Story of `Costly` record and bizarre `Song` in Brazil 2014

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 14:10

There is a lot in a name and from Italy`s Ciro Immobile to Carlo Costly of Honduras, the ongoing FIFA World Cup has thrown up some hilarious ones, which can provide instant comic relief to football fans irrespective of their performance on the field.

Story of `Costly` record and bizarre `Song` in Brazil 2014

Story of `Costly` record and bizarre `Song` in Brazil 2014

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 14:10

There is a lot in a name and from Italy`s Ciro Immobile to Carlo Costly of Honduras, the ongoing FIFA World Cup has thrown up some hilarious ones, which can provide instant comic relief to football fans irrespective of their performance on the field.

Hope Solo held on two counts of domestic violence

Hope Solo held on two counts of domestic violence

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 13:44

US women`s star Hope Solo has been held on two counts of domestic violence for attacking her sister and her teenage nephew when she was "intoxicated and upset" at a party, according to reports.

Posh reveals simple dress that wooed Becks on their first date

Posh reveals simple dress that wooed Becks on their first date

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 13:35

Victoria Beckham has revealed that it was a plain orange mini-dress that helped her win hubby David Beckham`s heart on their first date back in 1997.

Comparisons never affected me or my music: Pitbull

Comparisons never affected me or my music: Pitbull

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 17:13

American rapper Pitbull`s "We are one (ole ola)" - the official 2014 FIFA World Cup song - has received mixed response from music lovers worldwide and was even compared to previous FIFA songs. But the singer is unperturbed.

Beyond cricket: Stars now back other sports

Beyond cricket: Stars now back other sports

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 16:07

At last, they`ve moved beyond cricket! From Amitabh Bachchan and Suneil Shetty to John Abraham and Abhishek Bachchan, Bollywood stars are lending their star power to games like football, shooting and kabaddi to give these neglected sports much needed patronage.

FIFA World Cup: Hublot, Tissot design special watches for soccer lovers

FIFA World Cup: Hublot, Tissot design special watches for soccer lovers

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 00:16

As the football fever has gripped the entire world, Hublot and Tissot have come up with some special watches for the soccer lovers.

Snarled traffic has Pele glued to radio

Snarled traffic has Pele glued to radio

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 11:17

Pele was glued to the radio as heavy traffic in Sao Paulo meant the Brazil legend missed the first half of his country`s goalless draw Tuesday with Mexico.

FIFA WC: Capello bans Russians from tweeting

FIFA WC: Capello bans Russians from tweeting

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 15:57

Coach Fabio Capello known for his disciplinarian attitude has imposed a social media black out on his Russian squad at the World Cup.

Turtles replace pandas to predict World Cup results

Turtles replace pandas to predict World Cup results

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 14:55

The enthusiasm of lining up animals to predict FIFA World Cup results is undiminished in China despite people being stopped from putting in place a team of panda cubs to predict the results.

Stuart Broad `dating` lingerie model Bealey Mitchell

Stuart Broad `dating` lingerie model Bealey Mitchell

Last Updated: Sunday, June 15, 2014, 13:42

Stuart Broad recently went on a date with lingerie model Bealey Mitchell after she got Broad`s number from friends and arranged a date with him, according to reports.