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Lewis Hamilton wins Spanish GP for 88th career victory in F1

08 August, 2020 8:17 pm 8:17 pm

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) – Lewis Hamilton had no problems with his tires this time as he coasted to victory at the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday, extending his championship lead to 37 points and clinching an 88th career victory to move within three of Michael Schumacher’s Formula One record. The talk before the race was … Read More

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Real Madrid seal Spanish title with win over Villarreal

07 July, 2020 8:40 am 8:40 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Real Madrid clinched a record-extending 34th La Liga title with one game to spare by beating Villarreal 2-1 at home thanks to two goals from their leading scorer Karim Benzema. Real have 86 points after 37 games, seven more than deposed champions Barcelona who were beaten 2-1 at home to Osasuna. Benzema … Read More

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Real Madrid down Atletico to win Spanish Super Cup

01 January, 2020 12:01 pm 12:01 pm

JEDDAH (Reuters) – Real Madrid were crowned winners of the first edition of the revamped Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, beating city rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 in a penalty shootout following a goalless draw after extra time in a tense final. The crucial moment in the game came when Real midfielder Federico … Read More

Spanish, man, dies, after, swept, away, floods

Spanish man dies after being swept away by floods

07 July, 2019 4:45 pm 4:45 pm

TAFALLA, Spain (Reuters) – One man’s body has been found after a river burst its banks during sudden, torrential rain in the northern Spanish region of Navarra on Monday night, the local government said. Footage showed the raging Cidacos river, which surged from 11 centimeters (4.3 inches) to over four meters in a few hours, … Read More

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Spanish warship ordered ships to leave British waters near Gibraltar

02 February, 2019 6:35 pm 6:35 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – A Spanish warship tried to order commercial shipping to leave anchorages in British waters near Gibraltar but was challenged by the British navy and sailed away, Gibraltar said, the latest example of tension over the strategic port as Brexit approaches. The Spanish warship tried to order ships to leave their anchorages on … Read More

Santander shifts assets to Spanish parent to ring-fence UK unit

09 September, 2018 9:32 am 9:32 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Banco Santander UK  has transferred 22.9 billion pounds of assets and 20.7 billion pounds of liabilities to its Madrid-based parent group, the bank said, in a move to comply with new ring-fencing rules that come into force in 2019. Banks operating in Britain must separate deposit-taking operations from riskier, investment banking before … Read More

Barca lift Spanish Super Cup after late penalty save

08 August, 2018 9:15 am 9:15 am

TANGIER, Morroco (Reuters) – Barcelona lifted the Spanish Super Cup for a record extending 13th time by coming from behind to beat Sevilla 2-1 on Sunday thanks to a stunning strike from France winger Ousmane Dembele and a penalty save in stoppage time from Marc-Andre ter Stegen. King’s Cup runners-up Sevilla took a surprise lead … Read More