Norwegian teenage sensation Martin Odegaard could make his first appearance for Real Madrid when the European champions host Almeria on Wednesday after being included in Carlo Ancelotti's squad for the first time.
Qatar's hopes of joining the Formula One calendar in the near future appear to have receded after commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone indicated he was unlikely to add a third Middle Eastern race to the schedule just yet.
In yet another shot fired across the bows in the drawn-out saga of the boxing blackout on the SABC, promoter Branco Milenkovic has threatened sports minister Fikile Mbalula with legal action if he persists with "misleading" the public by blaming him for the impasse.
The 39-year-old actress already has three-year-old son Jackson - who she adopted before she was in a relationship with Sean - but now she wants to have a kid with the 54-year-old actor to add more love to their family.
Dr Michael Mol and John Berry's new cookbook is aimed at the everyday family cook who has their eye on healthier meals, but that doesn't mean dessert is off the menu. Try their recipe for chocolate tartlets