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Spain’s Malaga to host Davis Cup Finals in 2022-23

MALAGA has been selected to host the knockout stage of the Davis Cup for two years. Malaga had originally been chosen as one of the...

Looking back at anger: Oasis’s Liam Gallagher apologises after death threat to footballer Stefan Savic

BAD boy of Britpop Liam Gallagher has apologised after tweeting a death threat to Atletico Madrid player Stefan Savic following their Champions League game...

Spanish FA say cyber hackers stole private conversations to pass onto media outlets

SPAIN'S football governing body says cyber hackers stole private conversations and emails to pass onto media outlets. The Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has reported...

The Spanish Professional Tennis Player, Rafael Nadal, Is Devastated Because of His Rib Injury

Sports bettors from all over the globe bet on football or follow the latest NBA parlay picks to polish their predictions for the NBA...

Sailing: Mallorca stages first major Olympic classes regatta in two years with Trofeo Princesa Sofia

THE 51st Trofeo Princesa Sofia sailing competition reaches its climax on Saturday The regatta has featured over 1,000 sailors, 800 boats and competitors from 62...

The battle for the Stanley Cup draws near

Hockey's finest title, the battle for Lord Stanley's Cup, is fast approaching. April 29 is the last game of the regular season and the...

Spain’s King Felipe phones Murcia teenage tennis sensation Carlos Alcaraz to congratulate him on Miami Open win

MURCIA'S Carlos Alcaraz got a surprise fan phoning him on Sunday to congratulate him on winning his first ATP 1000 Masters title at the...

New owners for Ascari race track near Ronda in Spain’s Andalucia

THE Ascari race track near Ronda in Andalucia has new owners, CEO Jesus Gijon has revealed. Two so far unnamed companies from Argentina and Switzerland...

The outdoor life: The Javea area of Spain’s Costa Blanca is a joy for sports lovers

JAVEA’S rugged coastline was once a hotspot of piracy and smuggling.  Today, its beaches are frequented by sunbathers, snorkelers and scuba divers, while the whole...

BACK OF THE NET!: El Classico Champions League semifinal between Barcelona and Real Madrid breaks attendance record for women’s...

BARCELONA’S Camp Nou stadium was packed out as a world record  91,553 fans watched the  home team beat Real Madrid 5-2 in a Women’s...

Spain’s Barcelona picked to host yachting’s America’s Cup in 2024

THE oldest trophy in international sport, the America's Cup, will be fought for in the waters off Barcelona in autumn 2024. The yachting team event...

CROWNING GLORY: Javea Green Bowls Club is a hub of social life in the town on Spain’s Costa Blanca

JAVEA Bowling Club boasts the best bowls club facilities in the Costa Blanca, with plush greens welcoming all ages and abilities. You will get a...

Davis Cup in Spain: Marbella one of four host cities for group stages

SPAIN has been chosen as one of the four host nations for the Davis Cup Finals group stages, with Puente Romano Club de Tennis...

Spanish-Bred Horse Bidding for Major Cheltenham Festival Success

It’s not often that a Spanish-bred horse goes into one of the major National Hunt meetings with a big chance of winning a major...

SCRUM DOWN!: Spain get through to 2023 Rugby World Cup in France

SPAIN will take its place on Rugby Union’s biggest stage after qualifying for next year’s World Cup. Los Leones completed a remarkable turnaround when they...

TAKE TO THE FAIRWAYS: Benahavis is a paradise for golfers on Spain’s Costa del Sol

THE gently sloping foothills of the Serrania de Ronda, blue skies and glistening sea views make Benahavis the ideal location for a round of...

Javea U14 rugby squad eyes up Valencian championship title in last match of season

THREE matches separate Javea’s star rugby team from becoming champions of Spain’s Valencia region for the first time. The under-14s of Aguiles Xabia Rugby are...

Marbella hosts Spain’s Davis Cup qualifiers clash against Romania

MARBELLA has welcomed Spain’s Davis Cup team for the qualifying clash against Romania at Puente Romano Club de Tennis.  The clay courts are playing host...

Three teams through to European Cricket League showdown in Spain’s Malaga

IT is crunch time in the European Cricket League as teams progress to the knockout stage. Three teams are so far through to the knockouts. They...

Wales and Liverpool football legend and former Real Madrid manager John Toshack ‘seriously ill’ in Spain’s Barcelona

WELSH playing legend and former manager Real Madrid John Toshack is in intensive care at a Barcelona hospital. He is being treated for pneumonia that...

HOWZAT! How the Champions League of Cricket found a home in Spain’s Malaga

The continent’s clubs are looking to Spain, George Mathias talks to the Swiss man leading the charge.

11-year-old from Spain’s Mallorca becomes first female recruit at Mercedes F1 young driver programme

MALLORCAN Luna Fluxa has become the first girl to join Mercedes F1 teams’ junior driving programme. The 11-year-old is the current IAME Euro Series champion...

Five sportsmen in Spain who insured their body parts for millions of euros

While Dolly Parton recently revealed her breasts are insured for a whopping $300K each and Mariah Carey has her voice insured for $70 million,...

The Magnificent Sevens: When HSBC International Rugby Sevens Series was held in Spain for the first time ever,...

The HSBC International Rugby Sevens Series visited Spain for the first time in its history last month and, seeing as it was the weekend...

Inside Novak Djokovic’s Spanish mansion renovation

WORLD No1 Novak Djokovic has been busy since his deportation from Down Under renovating a sprawling €6.4 million mansion on the Costa del Sol.  The tennis star...

European Cricket League round-up: Tunbridge Wells beat Dreux to win Group A

ON Friday the final games of what has been an enthralling week of cricket were played in group A of the European Cricket League. In...

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