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La Liga gets government green light to resume from June 8

Spanish soccer`s top flight division La Liga can return to action from June 8 after being disrupted by the novel coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Saturday.

May 24, 2020, 09:33 AM IST

Novak Djokovic still favourite but defeat gives rivals hope

Djokovic was on a roll until Cincinnati, having won three titles, including two Grand Slams, on three different surfaces this year. 

Aug 22, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

No surprise as Angelique Kerber shown the exit in first round

Add in a niggling ankle injury to her poor record on clay, there was little chance that the fifth-seeded German would win a tournament where she has never gone past the quarter-finals in 11 previous appearances.

May 26, 2019, 19:59 PM IST

Rafael Nadal not bothered by change in surroundings at Roland Garros

The Spaniard, chasing a record-extending 12th French Open title, has already practiced on the new main court, which has been extended by 10 metres and features new seats before getting a retractable roof in 2020.

May 24, 2019, 22:45 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Watch top news stories of the day, February 19, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings to you top stories of the day. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 19, 2019, 09:00 AM IST

Monring Breaking: Sushma Swaraj on 3 nation visit; reaches Spain

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in Madrid interacted with the Indian diaspora here and thanked them for their contribution, in diverse fields, in promoting relations between India and Spain.

Feb 19, 2019, 08:44 AM IST

La Liga to sponsor Davis Cup in latest cross-sport venture

Founded in 1900, the Davis Cup is the largest annual international team competition in sport, but has suffered as a spectacle since many top players began opting out.

Feb 01, 2019, 15:21 PM IST

Spain's govt passes decree to exhume remains of dictator Franco

Spain's government passed a decree on Friday to smooth the way for the relocation of the remains of former dictator Francisco Franco with the aim of turning his mausoleum into a memorial for the victims of the Spanish civil war.

Aug 24, 2018, 19:49 PM IST

India women's team draw second match against Spain

Anupa Barla produced a late goal as the Indian women's team salvaged a 1-1 draw at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium in Madrid.

Jun 14, 2018, 15:10 PM IST

Atletico Madrid agree preliminary deal for France’s Thomas Lemar

Atletico Madrid and AS Monaco have achieved a preliminary agreement over the transfer of Thomas Lemar to our club.

Jun 13, 2018, 08:44 AM IST

Women's hockey: India begin 5-match series against Spain

 The Indian women`s hockey team will start its five-match bilateral series against Spain on Tuesday at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium.

Jun 11, 2018, 20:48 PM IST

David de Gea wants Spain's PM to offer public apology

 Spain`s David de Gea wants the country`s new Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez to publicly apologise for comments made about the goalkeeper`s alleged involvement in a sexual assault case two years ago.

Jun 11, 2018, 19:47 PM IST

Pedro Sanchez sworn in as Spain's Prime Minister

Spain`s Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez has been sworn in as the new Prime Minister of the country by King Felipe after the ousting of conservative Mariano Rajoy.

Jun 03, 2018, 13:01 PM IST

Zinedine Zidane steps down as Real Madrid coach

Zidane became the first coach to win a third straight European Cup when Real beat Liverpool 3-1 on Saturday, capping a remarkable period in his first job in senior club management. 

May 31, 2018, 17:44 PM IST

Champions League: Pressure back on as Real Madrid and Zinedine Zidane reunite with Juventus

Real face Zidane's former club in the first leg of the quarterfinal on Tuesday, knowing their season, and perhaps the Frenchman's future as coach, hinges on reaching the last four.

Apr 02, 2018, 09:56 AM IST

My wish is to stay at Real Madrid: Zinedine Zidane

Zinedine Zidane indicated on Friday that he wants to stay at Real Madrid next season.

Mar 30, 2018, 19:57 PM IST

Xabi Alonso facing 5-year prison sentence for tax fraud

Spanish prosecutors have called for Xabi Alonso to be sentenced to five years in prison after the former Real Madrid and Liverpool midfielder was accused of tax fraud.

Mar 21, 2018, 20:39 PM IST

Champions League: Paris Saint-Germain gunning for Real Madrid scalp despite Neymar absence

Paris Saint-Germain remains optimistic that they can record what would be the biggest victory since the Qatari takeover of the club, even with Neymar out injured, when they face Real Madrid on Tuesday.

Mar 06, 2018, 11:08 AM IST

Former Barcelona and Spain striker Enrique Castro dies aged 68

Castro, nicknamed 'Quini', scored 54 league goals in 100 games for Barca and won two Copa del Rey (1981, 1983), as well as the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup (1982).

Feb 28, 2018, 12:34 PM IST

Ousted Catalan leader blasts Spain after Belgium frees him

Catalonia`s sacked separatist leader Carles Puigdemont on Monday denounced Spain as an undemocratic country that "unjustly" jailed his colleagues, his first reaction since he was freed on bail in Belgium.

Nov 06, 2017, 18:59 PM IST