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Rosberg fastest in final practice

Saturday, May 10th 2014, 10:13
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg beats team-mate Lewis Hamilton in final practice for the Spanish Grand Prix.
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Hamilton supreme in second practice

Friday, May 9th 2014, 13:41
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton sets a searing pace to head Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in second practice at the Spanish GP.
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Injured Williams pulls out of Madrid

Friday, May 9th 2014, 9:47
related places: Madrid

Defending champion Serena Williams withdraws with a thigh injury ahead of her Madrid quarter-final against Petra Kvitova.
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Hamilton edges Button in practice

Friday, May 9th 2014, 9:42
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton sets the fastest time in first practice for the Spanish Grand Prix, almost a second ahead of Jenson Button.
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BA owner IAG sees losses narrow

Friday, May 9th 2014, 7:36
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British Airways owner IAG says its losses in the first quarter of the year narrowed, helped by an improved performance from its Spanish airline Iberia.
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Murray's Madrid run ended by Giraldo

Thursday, May 8th 2014, 17:22
related countries: Chile Chile
related places: Madrid

Andy Murray is knocked out of the third round of the Madrid Masters, losing 6-3 6-2 to an in-form Santiago Giraldo.
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I must end Hamilton run - Rosberg

Thursday, May 8th 2014, 17:10
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Hamilton

Nico Rosberg says he must stop Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton's run of successive wins at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix.
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Real Madrid 'most valuable' club

Wednesday, May 7th 2014, 19:16

Real Madrid has emerged as the most valuable football club in the world, according to research by Forbes.
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Real Valladolid v Real Madrid

Wednesday, May 7th 2014, 19:03

Live coverage of Wednesday's Spanish La Liga game between Real Valladolid and Real Madrid.
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£9,850 fine for banana throw racism

Wednesday, May 7th 2014, 16:28
related places: Barcelona, Villarreal

Villarreal are fined €12,000 (£9,850) by the Spanish Football Federation after a fan threw a banana at Barcelona's Dani Alves.
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French jobs for Spanish builders

Wednesday, May 7th 2014, 0:14
related countries: France France

When French jobs go to Spanish builders
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Murray to face Almagro in Madrid

Tuesday, May 6th 2014, 21:58
related places: Almagro, Madrid

Andy Murray will open his Madrid Masters campaign against Nicolas Almagro - conqueror of Rafael Nadal last month - on Wednesday night.
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VIDEO: Knights in shining armour battle

Monday, May 5th 2014, 2:16

The Medieval Combat World Championships have taken place in Spain.
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Atletico fans 'made monkey noises'

Sunday, May 4th 2014, 21:23

Levante's Papakouly Diop says he was responding to monkey chants when he danced in front of Atletico Madrid fans.
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Levante 2-0 Atletico Madrid

Sunday, May 4th 2014, 17:59
related places: Barcelona, Madrid

Spanish leaders Atletico Madrid's title hopes take a blow as Levante's win gives renewed hope to Real Madrid and Barcelona.
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Injured Djokovic misses Madrid Masters

Sunday, May 4th 2014, 15:00

World number two Novak Djokovic pulls out of the Madrid Masters as his right wrist injury has "flared up again".
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European elections: Too poor for a dress in Spain

Friday, May 2nd 2014, 23:36

Hard times for many of the women of Seville
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VIDEO: Sacrificing for a dress in Seville

Friday, May 2nd 2014, 23:24
related places: Feria

The joyful season of the Feria in Seville can be stressful for unemployed women in the Spanish city, dressmaker Marta explains.
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Mourinho tactics not to blame - Zola

Thursday, May 1st 2014, 14:24

Jose Mourinho's tactics were not to blame for Chelsea's Champions League defeat by Atletico Madrid, says Gianfranco Zola.
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Simeone thanks players' mothers

Thursday, May 1st 2014, 10:23

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone praises his players' mothers for nurturing sons with a winning mentality.
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Mourinho rues crucial Courtois impact

Wednesday, April 30th 2014, 22:50

Jose Mourinho says keeper Thibaut Courtois, on loan at Atletico Madrid from Chelsea, played a key role in the Blues' European exit.
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Chelsea 1-3 Atletico Madrid (agg 1-3)

Wednesday, April 30th 2014, 21:00
related places: Real

Atletico Madrid come from behind to beat Chelsea and set up a meeting with city rivals Real in the Champions League final.
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Arrest in Alves banana racism case

Wednesday, April 30th 2014, 12:46
related countries: Botswana Botswana
related places: Barcelona

Spanish police say they have arrested a spectator suspected of throwing a banana at Barcelona's Brazilian footballer Dani Alves in a match last week.
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Spain sees economy pick up pace

Wednesday, April 30th 2014, 11:42

Spain's economy grew at its fastest quarterly pace since 2008 during the first three months of the year, the country's statistics body says.
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Opera star charged over tax evasion

Wednesday, April 30th 2014, 9:30
related countries: Montserrat Montserrat

Spanish opera singer Montserrat Caballe is charged with tax evasion for failing to declare 500,000 euros (£410,5000) of income.
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Busy being unemployed in Spain

Tuesday, April 29th 2014, 23:11

Making the best of downtime in southern Spain
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Bayern Munich 0-4 Real Madrid (agg 0-5)

Tuesday, April 29th 2014, 20:55

Real Madrid sail into their first Champions League final since 2002 with a one-sided away win over holders Bayern Munich.
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Cech & Terry return to training

Tuesday, April 29th 2014, 11:45

Chelsea's Petr Cech and John Terry train ahead of Wednesday's Champions League semi-final second leg against Atletico Madrid.
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VIDEO: Are author's remains under this floor?

Monday, April 28th 2014, 16:13
related places: Cervantes, Madrid

Work has begun in a convent in the centre of Madrid to try and locate the remains of Don Quixote author Miguel de Cervantes.
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Barca win was homage to Vilanova - Xavi

Monday, April 28th 2014, 12:59
related places: Villarreal

Barcelona captain Xavi dedicates the Spanish side's dramatic win at Villarreal to the memory of ex-coach Tito Vilanova.
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Villarreal 2-3 Barcelona

Sunday, April 27th 2014, 22:04
related places: Barcelona, Villarreal

Lionel Messi's winner keeps Barcelona in the Spanish title race with a comeback win at Villarreal, two days after Tito Vilanova's death.
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Real Madrid 4-0 Osasuna

Saturday, April 26th 2014, 20:38

Cristiano Ronaldo scores two spectacular goals as Real Madrid sweep aside Osasuna to keep their title hopes alive.
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Spain to search for Cervantes body

Friday, April 25th 2014, 21:23
related places: Cervantes, Madrid

Forensic scientists in Spain are to start scanning a Madrid convent for the body of 17th Century author Miguel de Cervantes.
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Argentina approves Repsol payment

Thursday, April 24th 2014, 11:11
related countries: Argentina Argentina

Argentina's congress approves $5bn (£3bn) of compensation for the Spanish oil firm Repsol over the expropriation of its share in the oil firm YPF.
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Robben surprised by Real's approach

Wednesday, April 23rd 2014, 22:45
related places: Real

Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben is surprised by Real Madrid's cautious approach in their 1-0 Champions League semi-final first-leg win.
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Real Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich

Wednesday, April 23rd 2014, 21:59

Karim Benzema's goal gives Real Madrid the advantage as holders Bayern Munich lose semi-final first leg in Spain.
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Poniatowska awarded Cervantes Prize

Wednesday, April 23rd 2014, 15:01
related countries: Mexico Mexico
related places: Alcala, Henares

Spain's King Juan Carlos awards the most important award in Spanish literature to Mexican writer Elena Poniatowska at a ceremony in Alcala de Henares.
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Cech & Terry out for league run-in

Tuesday, April 22nd 2014, 21:54
related places: Madrid

Chelsea captain John Terry and goalkeeper Petr Cech will miss the rest of the domestic season with injuries suffered in Madrid.
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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea

Tuesday, April 22nd 2014, 21:17

Chelsea hold Atletico Madrid to a goalless draw in Spain to leave their two-legged Champions League semi-final evenly poised.
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Will the wind in Spain blow slower?

Monday, April 21st 2014, 23:19

The wind energy sector blowing hot and cold
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Atletico Madrid 2-0 Elche

Friday, April 18th 2014, 21:18
related places: Elche

Atletico Madrid are three wins away from their first La Liga title since 1996 following a tense victory over Elche.
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Bale targets Real Madrid treble

Thursday, April 17th 2014, 9:39
related places: Barcelona, Rey

Gareth Bale wants to win the treble with Real Madrid after scoring a "really special" winner in the Copa del Rey final.
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Bale winner sees Real lift Copa del Rey

Wednesday, April 16th 2014, 22:51
related places: Barcelona, Real, Rey

Gareth Bale scores a brilliant late goal as Real Madrid defeat Barcelona 2-1 in the Copa del Rey final in Valencia.
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VIDEO: Migrants jumping fence into Europe

Tuesday, April 15th 2014, 23:56

Spain asks for more help from the European Union as the number of migrants illegally scaling the border fence into Spain increases.
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VIDEO: The Spanish hamlet being given away for free

Tuesday, April 15th 2014, 23:29

The abandoned hamlet its mayor wants to give away
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Injured Ronaldo out of cup final

Tuesday, April 15th 2014, 15:16
related places: Barcelona, Rey

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo will miss his side's Copa del Rey final against rivals Barcelona on Wednesday.
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Chelsea face Atletico in Champions League

Friday, April 11th 2014, 12:05

Chelsea are drawn against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals, while Real Madrid face holders Bayern Munich.
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Ronaldo doubt for cup final with Barca

Thursday, April 10th 2014, 14:19
related places: Barca, Barcelona, Rey

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is a doubt for Wednesday's Copa del Rey final against Barcelona because of injury.
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Atletico Madrid 1-0 Barcelona (2-1 agg)

Wednesday, April 9th 2014, 21:19
related places: Barcelona

Atletico Madrid knock Barcelona out of the Champions League thanks to Koke's close-range goal after just five minutes.
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Catalonia independence vote rejected

Tuesday, April 8th 2014, 23:34

Spanish MPs reject a request by the Catalan authorities to hold a referendum on independence by an overwhelming majority.
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Borussia Dortmund 2-0 Real Madrid (2-3 agg)

Tuesday, April 8th 2014, 21:14

Real Madrid hold off a Borussia Dortmund fightback to secure their place in the semi-finals of the Champions League.
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Murdered millionaire's ex arrested

Tuesday, April 8th 2014, 16:40
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Costa

The former girlfriend of a British millionaire has been arrested over his murder on the Costa del Sol, Spanish authorities say.
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Two British women die in Tenerife

Monday, April 7th 2014, 17:08
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Two British women, both doctors, have died on the island of Tenerife after being "dragged into the sea" by a wave, Spanish police say.
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Injured Ronaldo out of key Real match

Friday, April 4th 2014, 13:25
related places: Real

Cristiano Ronaldo will miss Real Madrid's La Liga match at Real Sociedad with a knee injury, says coach Carlo Ancelotti.
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Transfer ban unjust - Barca president

Thursday, April 3rd 2014, 17:24
related places: Barca, Barcelona

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu says the transfer ban handed to the Spanish club by Fifa is an "injustice".
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Real Madrid 3-0 Borussia Dortmund

Wednesday, April 2nd 2014, 21:18

Gareth Bale scores to help Real Madrid to victory over Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League quarter-final first leg.
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Barcelona given transfer ban by Fifa

Wednesday, April 2nd 2014, 16:53
related places: Barcelona

Spanish champions Barcelona are given a 14-month transfer ban for breaking rules on signing international players under 18.
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UK concern over Gibraltar 'incursion'

Wednesday, April 2nd 2014, 16:08
related countries: Gibraltar Gibraltar, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Foreign Office summons the Spanish ambassador over a "serious incursion" by Spanish ships into waters off Gibraltar.
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