Harimau Malaya's quest to qualify for the 2015 Asian Cup are fast fading, after they went down fighting 0-1 against a tough Bahrain side.
Dubai residents took part in a weight loss challenge, that rewarded dieters with a gram of gold, for each kilo lost.
Marc Marquez rounded off the MotoGP season in style as the newly-crowned world champion dominated the final day of post-season testing in Valencia on Wednesday.
Harlem Globetrotter William 'Bull' Bullard escaped serious injury during a recent exhibition game in Honduras after the backboard gave way and crashed onto the court following his slam dunk.
It was announced on Monday that Felipe Massa is to replace Pastor Maldonado at Williams for the 2014 Formula One, after eight years at Ferrari.
A group of about 30 fans, upset with Botafogo's 2-1 loss to Internacional in the Brazilian league on Sunday, protested by jeering at the players and throwing eggs at the team's bus, as it drove up at Galeao/Tom Jobim International Airport, on Monday.
Barcelona have confirmed on Monday that Lionel Messi could sidelined for two months with a leg muscle injury.