Can you out-run the Dubai police?

Trying to out-run a Dubai police car just got a bit tougher now they’ve added a Ferrari to their fleet. The force’s latest sports car – believed to cost around $450,000 – comes hot on the heels of a Lamborghini Aventador, which was unveiled earlier this month. ‘Dubai is a unique city and everything in … [Read the full story]

Ajmal will knock Poms off No 1 spot on his own

Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal was in mesmerising form on day one of the first Test against England in Dubai, taking career-best figures of 7-55. Pakistan dismissed England for 192 before their openers reached stumps at 0-42. Ajmal won five lbw decisions after England had won the toss and elected to bat at Dubai International Cricket … [Read the full story]

Fools in Iran may sign Sven Goran Eriksson

Former England soccer boss Sven Goran Eriksson has been linked to yet another big-money deal – in Iran. The Swede, 63, is eyeing a move to struggling Persepolis FC, based in the strict Islamic Republic’s capital, Tehran. The club’s leaders said Monday that they were in talks to lure the soccer journeyman – who has … [Read the full story]

All that money and Coleen Rooney still has a whinge

Coleen Rooney is sunning herself in Dubai and drinking $60 glasses of champagne. But she still whinged to a guest at the 7 star hotel, “We deserved a break”. Is life too stressful with Wayne’s increased wages of $450,000 a week? You must have so much shopping to do…honestly love, I don’t know how you … [Read the full story]

Craig Moore in court tomorrow

Aussie international Robbie Slater spoke out as ex-teammate Moore, 34, prepared to appear in court tomorrow following his arrest over an alleged boozy row with cops in Dubai. But Slater said he hoped Moore’s status as a top sportsman could help him escape harsh punishment in the Arab state. Dad Moore, nicknamed Skippy, was released … [Read the full story]