Diver Cem Karabay spent 30 hours and 20 minutes underwater at Gokceada Island's marine park, setting a new record in the Guinness category of longest open saltwater scuba dive in cold water.
Barcelona's Lionel Messi is a long way ahead in the figures for the current season, pulling in $154 million (126 million euros) in salary, bonuses and commercial revenue.
Salah managed to get 41 goals since joining from AS Roma last year, helping Liverpool reach the Champions League semi-finals and secure a likely top-four finish in the Premier League.
For the first time since 1981, teams from Europe's football powerhouse nations of Spain, England, Italy and Germany make up the last four of Europe's elite club competition.
Rafael Nadal easily reached the trophy over Kei Nishikori with a 6-3, 6-2 win and became the first man in the Open era to win the same title 11 times.
Barcelona is only the third team in the tournament's history to have won four successive tournaments on the trot.
Muhammad Farooq, a Taekwondo champion in Afghanistan and Iran, has sold his gold medal to teach his students in Pakistan.
The Arsenal boss is hailed as the greatest manager in the club's history following three Premier League titles and a record-breaking seven FA Cup triumphs.
Senol Gunes received five stitches to his head after being hit by a projectile during the match, the second leg of a Turkish Cup semi-final tie between arch rivals Fenerbahce and Besiktas.
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5 million to settle a federal suit that claimed he had defrauded his sponsor, the US Postal Service, by using performance-enhancing drugs
Despite a 72-65 loss to Reyer Venezia on Wednesday, the final's first leg performance at home proves enough for Galatasaray to win the title on aggregate.
Elite competitors began in rain coverings and at a slow pace in the coldest start since 1988 at 3 degrees celsius with rain often blowing into runners' faces.
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