Rafael Nadal on antibiotics before appendix surgery decision
Rafael Nadal on antibiotics before appendix surgery decision

Rafael Nadal will follow a course of antibiotics for a period of four to five days before he decides whether or not to undergo an appendectomy, the Spanish star`s spokesman said.

Nadal should recover quickly, says coach

Rafa Nadal should recover from the back problem that wrecked his Australian Open final after a few days rest, his uncle and coach Toni told Spanish radio on Monday.

World Cup game as scheduled despite Madrid explosion

The World Cup qualifying game between Spain and Belarus is not in danger despite an explosion in the Son Moix Stadium in Mallorca, it was confirmed by the Spanish Football Federation.

Real Madrid win 5-2 at home to Mallorca

Five blistering minutes early in the second half were enough to silence the alarm bells that were ringing around the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium and put Real Madrid on the way to a 5-2 win at home to Mallorca.

Real Madrid coach content with performance in Mallorca

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho insisted his side had been forced to work hard despite the apparent ease of their 5-0 away win against Mallorca.

Real Betis go joint top after Mallorca win

Racing Santander and Levante shared the points in a 0-0 draw as both sides remained winless while Betis saw off Mallorca to join Real Madrid and Valencia at the top of the Spanish league table.