Pedro

  • Lionel Messi helps Barcelona end skid, beat Bilbao 2-1 21-04-2014 08:00 AM

    Barcelona: Lionel Messi ended Barcelona's run of three straight losses and kept them in the Spanish league title chase by scoring a late free kick to complete their 2-1 comeback win over Athletic Bilbao on Sunday. Messi's 75th-minute goal answered some of the criticism the club's all-time leading scorer had...
  • Barcelona ease past Malaga 3-0, reclaim top spot 27-01-2014 08:33 AM

    Spain: Barcelona were unfazed by the recent departure of their club president amid a lawsuit as they eased to a 3-0 win over Malaga on Sunday to reclaim their share of the Spanish league lead. Lionel Messi didn't score but he played a part in two goals, setting up Pedro...
  • Pedro nets three as Barcelona rally for 5-2 win at Getafe 22-12-2013 11:37 PM

    Barcelona: Pedro Rodriguez filled in for Barcelona's missing star forwards by netting a hat-trick in 10 minutes to erase a two-goal deficit in a wild 5-2 win at Getafe on Sunday. The entertaining victory ensured the defending Spanish champions retained their share of the league lead with Atletico Madrid. With...
  • Barcelona stroll past Cartagena into King's Cup last 16 18-12-2013 08:31 AM

    Madrid: Barcelona eased into the King's Cup last 16 when goals from Pedro, Cristian Tello and Neymar secured a 3-0 second-leg victory at home to third-tier Cartagena on Tuesday for a 7-1 aggregate success. Barca had to come from a goal down to win the last 32, first leg at...
  • Barcelona need a point and top display against Celtic 11-12-2013 01:32 PM

    Madrid: FC Barcelona coach Tata Martino knows his side still have some homework to do when they entertain Glasgow Celtic at the Camp Nou Stadium. Barca's surprise defeat away to Ajax two weeks ago has kept the Spanish club in suspense over topping the pool for an easier draw in...
  • Lionel Messi injured but Barcelona cruise to win at Betis 11-11-2013 08:11 AM

    Barcelona: Barcelona lost Lionel Messi to another leg injury but still had more than enough firepower to win 4-1 at struggling Real Betis and capitalize on a stumble by title rival Atletico Madrid on Sunday. Things looked grim for the defending champions when Messi suffered his third leg injury of...
  • Neymar scores as Barcelona beat Real Sociedad 4-1 25-09-2013 02:03 AM

    Barcelona: Neymar scored his first league goal and helped Barcelona ease past Real Sociedad 4-1 in the Spanish league on Tuesday and stay perfect after six rounds, ahead of Atletico Madrid on goal difference. Neymar opened the scoring in the fourth minute before two more goals from Lionel Messi and...
  • Rodriguez scores hat-trick as Barcelona thrash Rayo Vallecano 4-0 22-09-2013 01:27 AM

    Spain: Pedro Rodriguez scored three goals and Victor Valdes saved another penalty in Barcelona's 4-0 win at Rayo Vallecano on Saturday, keeping the defending Spanish league champions perfect through five rounds. Pedro scored from a pass by Lionel Messi in the 33rd minute and added two more goals in the...
  • La Liga: Barcelona rout Levante 7-0 at Camp Nou 19-08-2013 12:43 AM

    Barcelona: Lionel Messi scored two goals and set up another on Sunday to help mark the debut of Neymar and Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino in a 7-0 thrashing of Levante, ensuring the Spanish champions start their title defense in style. With signature signing Neymar watching from the bench, Messi almost...
  • Teddy Tamgho wins men's triple jump in Moscow 18-08-2013 08:27 PM

    Moscow: Teddy Tamgho of France won the men's triple jump at the world championships on Sunday, edging Pedro Pichardo of Cuba. Will Claye of the United States took bronze. Tamgho and Pichardo were even at 17.68 meters but Tamgho made the difference on his last jump when he leapt 18.04...
  • Spain cruise to 2-1 win over Uruguay in Confederations Cup 17-06-2013 06:08 AM

    Recife, Brazil: The scoreline may suggest otherwise, but Spain cruised to an easy 2-1 victory over Uruguay in their Confederations Cup opener on Sunday, winning with first-half goals by Pedro and Roberto Soldado. Spain had a little luck with the first goal, which may have been heading wide when it...
  • Barcelona draw 1-1 at Nou Camp, make it to semis on away goals 11-04-2013 02:11 AM

    Barcelona: Barcelona needed a Pedro equaliser to draw 1-1 with Paris St Germain on Wednesday in their Champions League quarter-final, second leg and advance to the last four on away goals. The favourites started the match at the Nou Camp with Lionel Messi on the bench after he damaged a...
  • HRT face uncertain future, says De la Rosa 23-11-2012 10:09 AM

    Sao Paulo: Formula One tail-enders HRT face an uncertain future after Sunday's season-ending Brazilian Grand Prix with employees in the dark about plans to sell the team, according to veteran Spanish driver Pedro de la Rosa. "It's not easy for anyone, especially mechanics and engineers and people who from now...
  • HRT car is slow but it is safe, says Pedro De la Rosa 16-11-2012 09:23 AM

    Austin: Pedro De la Rosa denied reports on Thursday that his cash-strapped Formula One team HRT was putting him in danger by sending the Spanish driver out in an unsafe car for this weekend's US Grand Prix. The Spanish-based Formula One backmarkers are up for sale and talks are ongoing...
  • Ibrahimovic's one-man show sinks England 15-11-2012 08:50 AM

    London: Zlatan Ibrahimovic illuminated a low-key night of international friendlies on Wednesday, scoring an audacious overhead kick from 30 yards to cap his four-goal display in Sweden's 4-2 win over England. Ibrahimovic's one-man show in Stockholm - featuring what both his opponents and pundits hailed as one of the greatest...
  • HRT F1 team is up for sale 13-11-2012 05:51 PM

    Madrid: HRT Formula One team is up for sale, its owners Thesan Capital has announced 16 months after buying a majority stake in the Spanish outfit from Jose Ramon Carabante. HRT are yet to score a point since joining F1 in 2010. The owners are hoping to find new investors...
  • HRT owners expect to sell team in coming weeks 12-11-2012 11:29 PM

    London: Spanish-based Formula One backmarkers HRT are up for sale and talks are ongoing with a number of groups interested in buying the team, owners Thesan Capital said in a statement on Monday. The team, who have yet to score a point in three years, have Indian Narain Karthikeyan and...
  • Ronaldo Exclusive: I badly want to win Ballon d'Or 09-11-2012 08:43 AM

    CNN correspondent Pedro Pinto talks to the Portugal and Real Madrid legend Cristiano Ronaldo who, along with Lionel Messi, is one of the favourites to win the award this year. ...
  • Finishing the race the best result for us: Narain 28-10-2012 08:41 PM

    Greater Noida: Narain Karthikeyan, India's only Formula One driver, on Sunday said that finishing the race was the maximum result he could have got in his home Grand Prix as he had to slow down his car due to overheating of the brakes. Right from the start, Karthikeyan was warned...
  • Banderas back with Almodovar for 'Skin I Live In' 14-10-2011 06:51 PM

    Los Angeles: Handsome leading man Antonio Banderas has starred in major Hollywood films such as 'Shrek' and 'Zorro', but the Spanish actor's most enduring collaborations have been with fellow countryman Pedro Almodovar. The Oscar-winning writer and director cast Banderas in his first film, 1982's 'Labyrinth of Passion', and since then...
  • Recco of the week: Almodovar's Volver 22-12-2006 11:07 PM

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  • Volver unveiled at IFFI, howzzat? 25-11-2006 09:13 PM

    Pedro Almodovar's Volver was screened on Friday night at IFFI and here's what the audience thought of it. ...