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Naomi Osaka adjusting to clay in time for French Open

Osaka reached the semi-finals in Stuttgart and the quarter-finals in Madrid and Rome on the red dirt this season.

May 24, 2019, 22:15 PM IST

Indian women's hockey team beat Republic Of Korea 2-1 in tour opener

Young striker Lalremsiami (20th minute) and Navneet Kaur (40th) scored for India, while Shin Hyejeong (48th) found the net for Korea.

May 20, 2019, 16:36 PM IST

Spanish Naval ship on Mumbai visit

The visit by the Spanish Navy ship to Mumbai would further strengthen the existing bonds between the two navies, a defence press note stated.

May 18, 2019, 18:50 PM IST

Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez to retire at end of season

The 39-year-old Spanish star, who is currently playing for Al-Sadd in Qatar, added that he would focus on his career as a coach after retirement. 

May 03, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Spain`s World Cup winning captain Iker Casillas suffers heart attack, taken to hospital: Club statement

Casillas who played 167 times for Spain, famously captained his country to their first and only World Cup win in 2010 as well as the 2008 and 2012 European Championships.

May 01, 2019, 21:10 PM IST

Swedish female soccer players call for unity to tackle inequality

Huge crowds have attended women`s games in England, Italy and Spain recently and defender Nilla Fischer told Reuters that fans, players, sponsors and governing bodies would all have to work together to ensure better pay for female players.

Apr 05, 2019, 18:22 PM IST

Euro 2020: Spain register 2-1 win over Norway following Sergio Ramos penalty

Spain made a slick start and took the lead at Valencia`s Mestalla stadium when Rodrigo Moreno volleyed in Jordi Alba`s cross from close range in the 16th minute and continued to dominate proceedings without carving out many clear chances.

Mar 24, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

48-team Qatar World Cup will be too long: Spanish legend Xavi Hernandez

Former Barcelona great Xavi, who won the World Cup with Spain in 2010, said 48 teams would not be the right option for 2022 tournament in Qatar. 

Mar 19, 2019, 12:40 PM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 16th February, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary, 16th February 2019. This segment of DNA brings to you analysis of top news of the day.

Feb 16, 2019, 23:50 PM IST

DNA: Sushma Swaraj leaves for 3 countries; Reached Bulgaria

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj embarked on a four-day visit to Bulgaria, Morocco and Spain this morning. Mrs Swaraj will visit to Bulgaria on the first leg of the tour where she will meet with the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of the country.

Feb 16, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

Former Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui open to EPL switch

In 2018, Lopetegui was not only sacked by Spain days before the World Cup, but was also subsequently fired by Real Madrid three months into the season.

Feb 14, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

Tensions high as Spain starts trial of Catalan separatists

Hundreds of police, including from anti-terrorism units, have been deployed around the Supreme Court building in central Madrid.

Feb 12, 2019, 13:21 PM IST

At least one killed, several injured as trains collide in Spain

It was a head-on collision of two trains, and a train driver was killed, according to state-owned railway operator Renfe Operadora.

Feb 09, 2019, 10:18 AM IST

Former Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho fined for tax fraud in Spain in lieu of jail time

As well as the one-year prison sentence, Mourinho has been fined 1.9 million euros, 60 percent of the amount defrauded, as well as 121,764 euros in interest.

Feb 06, 2019, 14:06 PM IST

India bids to host next Hockey World Cup

India have proposed conducting the event for either men or women in the January 13 to 29, 2023 window, which has also been preferred by Australia and New Zealand. 

Feb 05, 2019, 14:16 PM 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

India women's hockey team hold Spain to 1-1 draw

India will play their third match of the tour to Spain on Tuesday.

Jan 28, 2019, 08:59 AM IST

Indian women's hockey team lose 2-3 to Spain in opener

Udita (12th minute) and Gurjit Kaur (48th) scored for India, while Maria Tost (23rd), Lola Reira (39th) and Begona Garcia (40th) sounded the board for Spain.

Jan 27, 2019, 10:18 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo accepts fine in tax fraud case, avoids prison sentence

The 33-year-old agreed to settle the case by paying an 18.8 million euro fine and accepting a suspended jail sentence.

Jan 22, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

New Pro League designed to raise hockey's profile

The league will feature nine national teams in the men's and women's competitions, playing each other home and away over a six-month period followed by semi-finals and a final. 

Jan 16, 2019, 09:39 AM IST