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  • The Beautiful Game: Chile overpower Spain 20 in Group B June 19, 2014

    Chile raced away into the next round, handing Spain the inglorious milestone of becoming the firstever defending champions to be knocked out of a World Cup after just 2 matches. ...
  • World Cup 2014: Netherlands thrash Spain 51 June 14, 2014

    The Netherlands thrashed Spain 51, toying with the defending champions in the second half and gaining a measure of revenge for their 2010 loss in the World Cup final. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Dutch eye revenge from Spain June 13, 2014

    Ahead of the Group B opener between Spain and Netherlands, CNNIBN's panel of experts analyses the finalists of the 2010 World Cup. ...
  • World Cup 2014: Mexico take on Cameroon; Spain eye deja vu against Netherlands June 13, 2014

    Spain will be lifted by a reminder of the glory of four years ago as the defence of their World Cup crown begins against 2010 finalists the Netherlands in Salvador. ...
  • The Beautiful Game: Title defence begins for Spain June 3, 2014

    A hattrick of titles that include two European Championships and the 2010 FIFA World Cup means Del Bosque's side heads to Brazil as one of the favourites for the trophy. ...
  • Watch: CCTV footage of the Spain train accident July 26, 2013

    A horrific train crash in Northern Spain left 80 people dead and many injured. Shocking CCTV footage shows exactly how the accident happened. The train entered a sharp bend at high speed and lost control while trying to negotiate the curve. The death toll is expected to rise, say authorities...
  • Train gets derailed in Spain, over 70 dead July 25, 2013

    At least 77 people dead and over 100 suffered injury after a high speed train carrying over 200 passengers got derailed in northwestern Spain. ...
  • France: At least 6 killed, 22 injured in train crash July 13, 2013

    In France, at least 6 people have been killed and 22 others injured. The mishap took place when a train carrying around 370 passengers derailed just south of Paris on Friday. The cause of the derailment is still unknown. ...
  • Watch: Bull tosses a man to the ground, runs after him July 13, 2013

    The centuries old bull run in Spain is living up to its dangerous tradition. One of the bulls tossed a man to the ground and went after him until a few friends were able to pull him to safety. The man, who was later hospitalised, is said to be in...
  • Italy face formidable Spain in Confederations Cup semis June 27, 2013

    After Brazil booked their place in the Confederations Cup final, European giants Spain and Italy will square off against each other in the second semifinal. ...
  • French Open victory very special: Rafa Nadal June 11, 2013

    In an exclusive interview, eighttime French Open winner Rafa Nadal said his victory at the 112th edition of the Rolland Garros was very special and emotional for him. Adding to it, Nadal also acknowledged fellow Spaniard David Ferrer's efforts and said he has a very bright future ahead of him. ...
  • Watch: Spanish police officer risks life to save woman who fell on train tracks January 23, 2013

    In a dramatic incident in Spain, a police officer risked his life to rescue a woman who fainted and fell on a train track in Madrid. The CCTV footage showed the officer jumping on the track and dragging the woman away just minutes before a train pulled in. The woman...
  • Moto GP rider Alvaro Bautista wants to race in India October 19, 2012

    Star Moto GP rider Spain's Alvaro Bautista expects the sport to hit India soon. ...
  • Is the present Spain team the greatest of all time? July 2, 2012

    CNNIBN's football experts discuss if Spain's hattrick of Euro 2008, World Cup 2010 and Euro 2012 makes them the greatest. ...
  • Cristiano Ronaldo the hottest player in the Euro this year June 26, 2012

    Their teams might be fighting it out to snatch the top spot at the ongoing Euro 2012 tournament, but while the big final is yet to take place, we get you the five hottest players from Euro 2012. ...
  • Champions of Europe: Spain don't look convincing June 19, 2012

    CNNIBN's football experts rank Spain far from their best despite having reached the quarterfinals. ...
  • Spain's economic woes: What went wrong June 11, 2012

    Europe still has plenty of troubles to address in Spain, Greece, Portugal and Ireland. ...
  • Spanish tomatina festival now in Delhi July 30, 2011

    After the popular song from bollywood flick 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara', the la tomatina festival is happening in the capital on Saturday. ...
  • Spain bans smoking inside bars, restaurants January 3, 2011

    Spaniards spend a lot of time in bars, and will probably spend less time now. ...
  • Bull fight goes wrong, spectators injured August 19, 2010

    Spectators ran for their lives when a bull jumped into the stands at a bullring in northern Spain on Wednesday, injuring at least 30 people, according to Spanish media reports. ...
  • Tech Toyz: Football finale special July 10, 2010

    Tech Toyz look at the biggest sporting spectacle in the world: the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. ...
  • Matador gored during bullfight April 26, 2010

    One of Spain's top matadors was seriously injured in Mexico when a bull gored him. The 500 kg bull named Navengante hoisted Jose Tomas into the air. Bullring doctors operated on the 34yearold for more than three hours. TV pictures showed the bull making a quick turn towards him...
  • Madrid bombings: Europe's deadliest terror attacks November 1, 2007

    Madrid: The Madrid bombings were seen as the deadliest terror attacks in Europe since the September 11. ...
  • Get up close and personal with Spanish bullfighters July 14, 2007

    There's nothing tame about bull fighting. So what are bullfighters thinking? Its a centuries old tradition, but the bull fighting industry says it's still a twobillondollar business, with thousands of fights, and millions of fans annually. ...
  • Smashing 'sledgehammer' hotel is a stress reliever July 5, 2007

    Smashing Hotels the name of a hotel in Spain which is smashing but in a very different way. It offers stress therapy by handing out sledgehammers to people. ...