Posts Tagged Europe

Defending champion Horner out of Spanish Vuelta

MADRID (AP) — Team Lampre Merida says defending Spanish Vuelta champion Chris Horner will not compete in this year’s race.

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Rosberg best in 1st practice session at Belgian GP

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the first free practice at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit, Belgium, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. The Belgium Formula One Grand Prix will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

SPA, Belgium (AP) — Nico Rosberg posted the fastest time in the first practice session of the Belgian Grand Prix on Friday, finishing ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton as their intense battle for the Formula One title resumes.

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Barcelona striker Neymar injures left ankle

Barcelona's Neymar, from Brazil, left, scores against Leon's goalkeeper Wiliam Yarbrough during the Joan Gamper trophy friendly soccer match at the Camp Nou in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Neymar could miss Barcelona’s league opener this weekend after spraining his left ankle in training.

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Chilton reinstated for Marussia at Belgian GP

SPA, Belgium (AP) — British driver Max Chilton has been reinstated to drive for Marussia at the Belgian Grand Prix this weekend, just a day after he was replaced by American Alexander Rossi.

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Carter wins 100 meters in Stockholm meet

Michael Tinsley of the U.S. reacts after winning the men's 400m hurdles during the IAAF Diamond League DN Galan athletics meeting at the Stockholm Olympic Stadium on August 21, 2014. (AP Photo/TT News Agency, Henrik Montgomery) SWEDEN OUT

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Nesta Carter of Jamaica was the only sprinter to dip below 10 seconds as he won the men’s 100 meters at the DN Galan Diamond League meet on Thursday.

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