Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button flew out to Kuala Lumpur in the same frame of mind but for very different reasons.
Forfar played host to Scotland’s elite mountain bikers as the Scottish Cross Country (SXC) series came to Angus.
Jenson Button can already sense this year’s Formula One world title may be beyond his reach after an Australian Grand Prix weekend to forget.
Scotland rugby hero Greig Laidlaw has thrown his support behind Perthshire curler Eve Muirhead’s World Championship and Olympic bid.
Tom Daley will take the first significant step towards trying to reclaim his platform world title in Edinburgh next month.
Andy Murray advanced to round four of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells with a hard-fought 6-3 6-2 win over Lu Yen-Hsun of Chinese Taipei.
Dereck Chisora has regained his British Boxing Board of Control licence a year after it was withdrawn following his behaviour in Germany last February.
Lewis Hamilton is ready to make a big impact at Mercedes after admitting to enjoying being “somewhere you are really, really wanted”.
Andy Murray believes the further he can go in the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells the better he will perform.
RICKY BURNS’ rescheduled world title fight against Miguel Vazquez could be called off again after his split from promoter Frank Warren was announced.