The name of the Spanish bid for the Winter Games becomes a high-voltage political issue

The government of Catalonia wants the bid to be called “Pyrenees-Barcelona 2030”, but the government of Spain wants “Aragon-Catalonia 2030”. Catalonia’s desire for independence complicates the project.

Fabián Morassut, the photographer who discovered a new dimension of Paralympic athletes in Argentina and already dreams of adding Spain to his project in Paris 2024

His life was all about fashion and beauty, until one day he came across athletes who changed the focus of his lens.

Unos 350 migrantes intentaron entrar al enclave español de Melilla

Hosts Japan dealt agonizing extra-time semifinal football defeat by Spain

Spain will face defending champions Brazil in the gold medal game on Saturday in Yokohama. Brazil advanced on penalties over Mexico.

Boxing: “We’re going to tear heads off” the warning of a Cuban from Team Spain to his former teammate and Olympic champion

Expectations are high for the fight between Cubans Emmanuel Reyes and Julio César la Cruz for the ticket to a medal.

Madrid's new jewel: a sports training center for refugees

(ATR) Alejandro Blanco, president of the Spanish Olympic Committee, tells Around the Rings it's the first of its kind.

Aviles will host the 2021 World Triathlon Duathlon Championships in November

Madrid's new jewel: a sports training center for refugees

(ATR) Alejandro Blanco, president of the Spanish Olympic Committee, tells Around the Rings it's the first of its kind.

Aviles will host the 2021 World Triathlon Duathlon Championships in November

Re-elected Spanish Director Advocates for 'New IWF'

(ATR) Constantino Iglesias among the candidates for the new IWF executive committee.

Last two Women's Water Polo Olympic spots to be vied for in Trieste

Samaranch Jr. Possible Successor to Bach

(ATR) Spanish NOC president Alejandro Blanco thinks Samaranch Jr. is an ideal candidate for 2025.

#ICYMI: Wilson's World: One Year to Tokyo Olympics... Maybe

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Latin American Athletes Return to Europe

(ATR) A flight from Colombia lands in Spain and one from Brazil arrives in Portugal. 

ATR First: Canoe Federation President Hospitalized for Corona

(ATR) Jose Perurena says he tested positive in Madrid.

IOC President Talks Corona With NOCs

(ATR) NOCs tell the IOC president they expect equal opportunities for athletes to prepare for the Olympics.

Coronavirus Update: Behind Closed Doors

(ATR) Spanish government closes all sports competitions to spectators to limit spread of coronavirus.

Coronavirus Latest: Tokyo 2020 Qualifying, Test Events

Also: Asian Football Confederation postpones more matches, calls emergency meetings for next week.

Slalom world titles and Olympic quotas on the line in Spain

Pyrenees-Barcelona 2030 Builds Public Support

(ATR) Camp Nou offered for Winter Olympics opening ceremony .

Spain recapture FIBA Basketball World Cup title in China

FIFA's Big 5 Transfer Window Analysis: Spain joins England in topping USD 1 billion in spending on international transfers

London 2019: Record global broadcast coverage

Spanish Winter Olympic Medalist Mourned

(ATR) The cause of death may have been a fall, say news reports.

Mexico, Cuba Battle for Lima Basque Pelota Crown

(ATR) The final day of competition at the Pan American Games includes contests for 10 gold medals.

Bidders Interested in Next Winter YOG

(ATR) Bulgaria, Romania, Russia, and Spain could bid for the next Winter YOG.

IOC Warns India Over Kosovo Visas

(ATR) Diplomatic issues could hamper a 2032 Olympic bid from India. The Indian Olympic Association will talk about it Dec. 22 will also discuss on December 22 his possible Olympic candidacy

IOC Denies Meddling in Spanish Government Affairs

(ATR) IOC Deputy Director Pere Miro responds to an official complaint by Spain tied to Kosovo.

IOC Statement on the Participation of Sporting Delegations and Athletes in International Sports Events

#ICYMI: Boxing Future; Kosovo Assurances; Senegal Renovations

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