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Diego Maradona Files Complaint with Popular Argentine TV Host

Diego Maradona Files Complaint with Popular Argentine TV Host

Soccer legend Diego Maradona has filed a contempt complaint against popular Argentine TV host Susana Gimenez after she talked on the air about his youngest son, Diego Fernando, an accusation the celebrity termed "stupidity." continue reading »

Lionel Messi Shows Support for Madrid’s 2020 Olympic Bid

Lionel Messi Shows Support for Madrid’s 2020 Olympic Bid

Argentine soccer star Leo Messi spoke out in Buenos Aires Tuesday in favor of Madrid's application to host the 2020 Olympics. "I believe it would be good for sport if Madrid prevails. Not just for what it is as a city, but also for the first-class athletes Spain has," the man many consider the world's best soccer player told Efe. continue reading »

WATCH:  FC Barca, Lionel Messi’s New Commercial for Qatar Airways (VIDEO)

WATCH:  FC Barca, Lionel Messi’s New Commercial for Qatar Airways (VIDEO)

Check out the new ad promoting Qatar Airways lead sponsor of Spain’s FC Barcelona soccer team. continue reading »

Spaniard Tommy Robredo Takes Down Federer at U.S. Open in Shocking Defeat

Spaniard Tommy Robredo Takes Down Federer at U.S. Open in Shocking Defeat

Five-time champion Roger Federer was trounced and bounced by the No. 19 seed Spaniard Tommy Robredo Garces in fourth round play at the U.S. Open. This was the earliest exit of the Swedish pro player at the U.S. Open since 2003. continue reading »

Real Madrid Formally Welcomes Its $133 Million Man - Gareth Bale

Real Madrid Formally Welcomes Its $133 Million Man - Gareth Bale

"It's a dream for me to be in Madrid," Welsh international Gareth Bale said here Monday as Real Madrid formally introduced its latest addition in front of some 25,000 delighted fans at Santiago Bernabeu stadium. continue reading »

New England Patriots Cut Quarterback Tim Tebow

New England Patriots Cut Quarterback Tim Tebow

The New England Patriots released quarterback Tim Tebow as they made cuts to reach the 53-man roster limit for the regular season. continue reading »

Real Madrid Makes History with Reported $130 Million Fee for Gareth Bale

Real Madrid Makes History with Reported $130 Million Fee for Gareth Bale

Reportedly Real Madrid has made football history by paying a record $130 million transfer fee to have the midfielding services of Gareth Bale. continue reading »

WTF:  80-Year-Old Weightlifter Don Ramos Banned for Doping

WTF:  80-Year-Old Weightlifter Don Ramos Banned for Doping

If we were to tell you about Don Ramos the 80-year-old champion weightlifter we would leave you inspired instead we are here to tell you about Ramos’ doping scandal which will leave you with your jaw dropped. continue reading »

Real Madrid Coach Ancelotti Confirms Lopez to Start Next Match

Real Madrid Coach Ancelotti Confirms Lopez to Start Next Match

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti confirmed that Diego Lopez would be his starting goalkeeper for Sunday's Spanish league home match against Athletic Bilbao, although he said captain Iker Casillas would get the chance to play in the near future. continue reading »

Rafael Nadal Heads to Third Round Following Stellar Second Round Performance

Rafael Nadal Heads to Third Round Following Stellar Second Round Performance

Spain's Rafael Nadal brought his "A" game to the table in second-round action at the U.S. Open, confidently showcasing all aspects of his game in a 6-2, 6-1, 6-0 rout of Brazil's Rogerio Dutra Silva continue reading »

12-Year-Old Latina Girl Fighting for Spot on School’s Football Team

12-Year-Old Latina Girl Fighting for Spot on School’s Football Team

12-year-old Hailey Fuentes just wants to play football like her siblings and doesn’t understand why she can’t. continue reading »

Real Madrid’s Kaka Expresses Desire to Leave Team

Real Madrid’s Kaka Expresses Desire to Leave Team

Brazilian midfielder Kaka went public in La Coruña Thursday with his desire to leave Real Madrid for another European club where he would get more playing time. continue reading »

Cristiano Ronaldo Chose a Friendly Match Over UEFA Awards Gala

Cristiano Ronaldo Chose a Friendly Match Over UEFA Awards Gala

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo has decided not to travel to the UEFA awards gala in Monaco and instead will take part in Thursday's Teresa Herrera Trophy, a friendly hosted by fellow Spanish-league club Deportivo de La Coruña. continue reading »

FC Barcelona Wins Spain’s Supercopa 2013

FC Barcelona Wins Spain’s Supercopa 2013

FC Barcelona hoisted their 16th trophy in five years here Wednesday after a scoreless draw against Atletico Madrid in the second leg of Spain's Supercopa. continue reading »

WATCH: Athlete Nearly Loses Brazil Ironman Competition by Celebrating Too Early (VIDEO)

WATCH: Athlete Nearly Loses Brazil Ironman Competition by Celebrating Too Early (VIDEO)

An athlete competing in a half-marathon in Ironman's Brasilia event nearly lost his first place title, all because he started celebrating too early. Jérémy Jurkiewicz was on his way to a first place finish over the weekend when he began celebrating with those on the sidelines. continue reading »