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Barca lift Copa del Rey title to seal Spanish double   May 23, 9:52 am
London, May.23 (ANI): Lionel Messi played the role of a playmaker with absolute finesse as Barcelona defeated Europa League champions Sevilla 2-0 in extra-time to win the Copa del Rey while completing a Spanish double at the Vicente Calderon last evening.
Vettel outpaces Rosberg to finish quickest in Barcelona F1 Test   May 18, 1:10 pm
Johannesburg, May 18 (ANI): Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel fended off Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg to emerge as the fastest driver in the opening day of the first in-season test of the Formula One World Championship in Barcelona.
Ecstatic Luis Enrique insists Barca deserved La Liga glory  May 15, 3:27 pm
London, May 15 (ANI): Jubilant after Barcelona lifted the La Liga title for the 24th time, club manager Luis Enrique has hailed his side's consistent performances and insisted that it was a well-deserved victory.
Hamilton pips Rosberg to secure pole position for Spanish GP  May 14, 7:10 pm
Johannesburg, May.14 (ANI): Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton on Saturday secured the pole position for this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona.
Rosberg fastest in Spanish GP final practice session   May 14, 5:36 pm
Johannesburg, May.14 (ANI): German driver Nico Rosberg on Saturday emerged as the fastest driver in the final practice session for this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona.
Messi backs Atletico to hammer Real at CL finals  May 10, 1:08 pm
Barcelona, May 10 (ANI): Barcelona star striker Lionel Messi has backed Atletico Madrid to seal this year's Champions League title, saying his team don't want to see Real Madrid claim the trophy.
Barcelona set up friendlies against Leicester, Liverpool  May 9, 7:52 pm
Johannesburg, May 9 (ANI): Barcelona have confirmed that they will play friendlies against newly-crowned Premier League champions Leicester City and Liverpool later this summer.
Atletico lose as Barca, Real take La Liga race to final day  May 9, 10:20 am
Johannesburg, May.9 (ANI): Atletico Madrid's hopes of lifting the La Liga title were crushed after losing 2-1 to already-relegated Levante, while Barcelona and Real Madrid ensured that the title race will go to the final day.
Barca reclaim top La Liga spot post win over 10-man Real Betis  May 1, 10:32 am
London, May.1 (ANI): Barcelona produced yet another sparkling performance as they snuck past ten-man Real Betis 2-0 to reclaim top spot in the La Liga table.
Nadal equals Guillermo Vilas' record post Barcelona Open victory   Apr 25, 9:41 am
Johannesburg, Apr.25 (ANI): Spanish tennis maestro Rafael Nadal has equaled Argentine legend Guillermo Vilas' record of 49 clay-court titles after beating defending champion Kei Nishikori in straight-sets in the Barcelona Open final.
Suarez shines as Barca hammer Sporting 6-0 in La Liga  Apr 24, 11:06 am
London, Apr.24 (ANI): Star striker Luis Suarez produced a scintillating performance as he smashed four goals in Barcelona's thumping 6-0 win over Sporting Gijon in their La Liga clash at Camp Nou on Sunday.
Nadal fends off gutsy Fognini to reach Barcelona Open semis  Apr 22, 11:22 pm
Barcelona, Apr.22 (ANI): Spanish tennis maestro Rafael Nadal continued his perfect start to the clay-court season as he reached the semifinals of the Barcelona Open on Friday.
Bopanna- Rojer crash out of Barcelona Open  Apr 22, 9:50 am
Barcelona, Apr.22 (ANI): Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and his partner Jean-Julien Rojer of Netherlands have been knocked out of the Barcelona Open after suffering straight-sets defeat in the quarter-finals of the men's doubles event.
Nadal eases past Montanes to reach Barcelona Open quarters  Apr 21, 8:07 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.21 (ANI): Spanish tennis maestro Rafael Nadal continued his perfect start to the clay-court season as he sweept aside Albert Montanes in straight sets to progress through to the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open on Thursday.
Suarez shines in Barca's 8-0 rout of Deportivo La Coruna  Apr 21, 9:50 am
London, Apr 21 (ANI): Luis Suarez stole the limelight in Barcelona's emphatic 8-0 win over Deportivo La Coruna by scoring four scintillating goals and providing three assists in the La Liga clash.
Nadal eyeing Guillermo Vilas's record at Barcelona Open  Apr 18, 1:45 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.18 (ANI): Spanish tennis maestro Rafael Nadal, who recently clinched his ninth Monte Carlo Masters, will aim to equal Guillermo Vilas's record of 49 clay-court titles in this week's Barcelona Open.
Rakitic's own goal gives Valencia 2-1 win over Barca in La Liga  Apr 18, 9:22 am
London, Apr.18 (ANI): Midfielder Ivan Rakitic struck a goal in his own net as Barcelona suffered their third consecutive defeat at the hands of Valencia, with a scoreline of 1-2, in their La Liga clash at Camp Nou on Monday.
Atletico's Griezmann knocks holders Barca out of Champions League   Apr 14, 9:47 am
Johannesburg, Apr 14 (ANI): Atletico Madrid advanced to the semifinals of the Champions League after defeating title holders Barcelona 2-0 in the second leg match at the Vicente Calderon stadium to progress 3-2 on aggregate.
Barca star Messi remains world's highest paid footballer  Apr 12, 10:07 am
Melbourne, Apr 12 (ANI): Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi still remains the world's highest earning footballer with an annual income of 74 million euros, according to a leading French football-based magazine.
Oyarzabal's winner stuns La Liga leaders Barca at Sociedad   Apr 10, 8:59 am
London, Apr.10 (ANI): Winger Mikel Oyarzabal struck an early goal as Barcelona suffered their second successive defeat at the hands of Real Sociedad 1-0 in their La Liga clash at Anoeta Stadium on Sunday.
Suarez's brace inspires Barca to 2-1 rout of Atletico in CL quarters first leg  Apr 6, 9:49 am
London, April.6 (ANI): Star striker Luis Suarez scored twice in the second-half as Barcelona breezed past Atletico Madrid 2-1 in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final at Camp Nou on Wednesday.
Barca's Gerard Pique likens Guardiola with `godfather` Ferguson  Apr 5, 12:21 pm
London, Apr.5 (ANI): Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has lavished praise on incoming Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, comparing the Spaniard with former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson.
Zidane hails Real's efforts during Barcelona drubbing  Apr 3, 3:33 pm
London, April.3 (ANI): Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has heaped praise over his side, saying he was extremely proud to see the efforts made by the players during their 2-1 La Liga triumph over Barcelona at Camp Nou.
Ronaldo strikes late as Real end Barcelona's 39-match unbeaten streak  Apr 3, 11:12 am
London, April.3 (ANI): Star striker Cristiano Ronaldo smashed a late winner as Real Madrid ended Barcelona's 39-game unbeaten streak after claiming a 2-1 victory in their La Liga clash at Camp Nou on Sunday.
Guardiola pays homage to Dutch football legend Cruyff  Mar 26, 2:52 pm
Johannesburg, Mar 26 (ANI): Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola has paid rich tributes to Dutch soccer legend Johan Cruyff, who passed away at the age of 68 after losing his battle with lung cancer on Thursday.