TENNIS – Defending champions Switzerland were eliminated in the opening round of this year’s Davis Cup competition as they lost 3-2 to Belgium. They are the first defending champions since Spain in 2005 to be knocked out in the opening round. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Atlético Madrid beat crosstown rivals Real Madrid 4-0 in La Liga on Saturday, their biggest win against Real since 7 November 1987 when they won 4-0 at Real in the league. Click on the continue reading button to see a breakdown of statistics of this Madrid derby. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Cristiano Ronaldo is two goals shy of equalling Alfredo Di Stéfano as all-time top scorer in the Madrid derby. Check out our infographic here.
FOOTBALL – Fernando Torres has rejoined Atlético Madrid seven and a half years after leaving for Liverpool, the beginning of an odyssey which saw him win the 2011/12 Champions League, 2012/13 Europa League and 2011/12 FA Cup with Chelsea as well as two European Championships (2008 and 2012) and the World Cup (2010) with Spain. Check out our infographic on El Niño here. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – The Premier League will kick-off the new year with an action packed day of football on 1 January. Click on the ‘Continue reading’ button to check out our infographic on New Year’s Day in numbers.
FOOTBALL – Lionel Messi scored his tenth, 11th and 12th La Liga goal against Espanyol in FC Barcelona’s 5-1 home win against their city rivals. He has now scored 10+ goals against 14 different teams in La Liga. Click on the continue reading button to found out which teams they are. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – Cristiano Ronaldo scored from the penalty spot in Real Madrid’s 3-1 win over FC Barcelona. It was his 14th goal in El Clásico, which sees him join an elite group of players. Click on the continue reading button to see a list of El Clásico’s all-time top scorers. Continue reading