Tuesday, September 25, 2018

British cyclist Chris Froome to begin 2018 under doping cloud at Spain’s Ruta del Sol in Andalucia

BRITISH cyclist Chris Froome has said he is 'confident' there will be progress on a probe into an adverse doping test. It comes nine days...

Spain beat Great Britain in Davis Cup showdown in Marbella

Britain now face a play-off in September which they need to win to stay in the World Group in 2019.

Discovering Andalucia’s rocky roads on your doorstep

There is nothing I like more than getting out on my mountain bike and exploring the stunningly beautiful Andalucian countryside, writes Ashley Higgins

Seven Spanish traditions of extreme animal torture that MUST be stopped

Below we have rounded up seven of the country’s most sickening practices which must be stopped.

Uphill battle for Great Britain after Jamie Murray and Dominic Inglot lose Davis Cup doubles rubber in Marbella

JAMIE Murray and Dominic Inglot have lost their doubles rubber in the Davis Cup tie against Spain. The Brits lost 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) in...

Team GB lose first Davis Cup rubber against Spain in Marbella

GREAT Britain are 1-0 down against Spain in their Davis Cup World Group after Brit Liam Broady was beaten in straight sets by Albert...

EXCLUSIVE: British football team ‘kicked out’ of Costa del Sol kids league for being ‘too good and too British’

EXPAT children as young as eight have been allegedly kicked out of their football league for being ‘too good’ and ‘too British’. The organisers of...

Formula One scrap grid girls for being at ‘odds with societal norms’

Former F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone says he cannot see why a ‘good looking’ woman standing next to a driver at the start of a race could be ‘offensive’.

Briton Kyle Edmund to sit out first Davis Cup tie in Marbella

RISING British tennis star Kyle Edmund has been ruled out of the opening day of Team GB's first-round Davis Cup match against Spain. The Australian...

Spain drawn with England in inaugural UEFA Nations League

Both teams join Croatia in Group four of League A - the last group of the best teams in Europe.

YACHT SHARE: Mallorca company to offer cost-effective yacht sharing initiative

PRINCESS has unveiled its new shared-owner programme, 'YachtQuarters', giving access to eight weeks on board the yacht based in Port Adriano. Princess Motor Yacht Sales...

Why buying a bike is the only resolution worth investing in for the New Year

Writes Ashley from Andalucian Cycling Experience

Wolverhampton Wanderers spotted in Marbella after shocking defeat

THE Wolverhampton Wanderers were spotted roaming around Marbella last night.  The Championship players were snapped hanging out in popular expat haunt La Sala in Puerto...

Briton Kyle Edmund will lead Davis Cup tie against Spain in Marbella after reaching Australian Open semi-finals

KYLE Edmund will lead Great Britain's team in their challenging Davis Cup tie against Spain in Marbella. It comes after the rising star reached the...

Spain sets sights on superstar Shakira in tax probe

The 40-year-old declared in 2015 that Spain was her official residence but the tax authorities say she was earning money and not paying tax before then.

Real Madrid players voted best in the world by footballing fans

With the announcement of UEFA’s Fans Team of the Year 2017 which saw 8,779,639 people around the world cast their votes, five Real Madrid players feature in the final XI.

Spain chooses base for football World Cup in Russia

The players will use the training facilities of Krasnodar Academy, the local Russian Premier League club, which have both grass and artificial surfaces.

Companies facing fines for forcing models to work in freezing conditions in Barcelona

The UGT claim the skimpy outfits constitute sexual discrimination and have filed suit against the companies with the Catalan government’s labour inspectorate.

Manchester United will subsidise fans in ticket row with Sevilla FC

Manchester United will charge Sevilla fans €100 a ticket to attend the Champions League last-16 tie at Old Trafford on 13 March after Sevilla are charging the same amount for Red Devil fans for the first leg in Spain on February 21.

Real Madrid’s Luca Modric appears in court over defrauding the taxman

He is accused of defrauding the tax authorities of €870,728 in 2013 and 2014.

Inside Ronaldo’s multi-million mansion in Madrid

Keen to show off his luxury, the 32-year-old has treated fans to a glimpse of his €5 million mansion in the exclusive La Finca area of Pozuelo de Alarcón in Madrid.

Mallorcan golf course wins coveted award for 2018 for Europe’s top 100

Club de Golf Alcanada, already one of Spain’s most popular clubs, is now one of Europe’s most sort after courses, coming in 81st place.

Two Spanish sides to face English teams in the Champions League

The Champions League and Spain have gone together like Tapas and Sangria in recent years, with the countries clubs enjoying a real purple patch in...

Pep Guardiola under investigation for stirring up anti-Catalan sentiment

The 46-year-old regularly appeared at multiple pro-Catalan rallies, including a speech he made on June 11 where he read out a pro-independence manifesto.

British expat dies in horror plane collision with helicopter in Alicante

Donald Milne, an instrumental figure in the early success of rallying superstar Colin McRae, died on impact as a chopper struck down his helicopter at the private Mutxamel airfield.

PSOE blasts Marbella governmnent for ‘dumping vital projects’ to pay for €2 million Davis Cup tie

THE PSOE in Marbella have blasted the town hall for allegedly 'dumping vital projects' in order to pay for the upcoming Davis Cup tie.  Former...
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