• Quintana wins grueling 10th stage to reclaim Vuelta lead

    LAGOS DE COVADONGA, Spain (AP) — Nairo Quintana retook the lead of the Spanish Vuelta after leaving his title rivals behind on the final grueling ascent to win Monday’s mountainous 10th stage.

    Updated: 10:49 am

  • Kerri Walsh Jennings, April Ross win in Long Beach

    LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross rebounded from a third-place finish in the Olympics to win the Long Beach Grand Slam on Sunday.

  • FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, duels for the ball with Athletic Bilbao's Markel Susaeta, during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao, at San Mames stadium, in Bilbao, northern Spain, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)

    Las Palmas routs Granada 5-1 led by El Zhar’s 2 goals

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Ivan Rakitic scored in the first half to help Barcelona win 1-0 at Athletic Bilbao on Sunday for a second straight victory at the start of the Spanish league season.

  • David de la Cruz wins 9th stage to take Spanish Vuelta lead

    ALTO DEL NARANCO, Spain (AP) — Spaniard David de la Cruz took the lead of the Spanish Vuelta from Nairo Quintana after completing a successful breakaway to win the mountainous ninth stage on Sunday.

  • Real Madrid's Toni Kroos, top left, celebrates with teammates after scoring their side's second goal against Celta Vigo during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Celta at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

    Kroos’ late goal gives Madrid 2-1 win over Celta in Spain

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Toni Kroos’ late score ensured Real Madrid won its home opener over a feisty Celta Vigo 2-1 on Saturday, while Atletico Madrid stumbled in a second straight round of the Spanish league.

  • Agut reaches final at Winston-Salem Open

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Roberto Bautista Agut advanced to the Winston-Salem Open final, beating Viktor Troicki 7-5, 6-7 (2), 6-2 on Friday.

  • Van Genechten wins Vuelta 7th stage, Contador crashes

    PUEBLA DE SANABRIA, Spain (AP) — Jonas Van Genechten of Belgium sprinted to win the Spanish Vuelta’s seventh stage on Friday after Alberto Contador crashed near the finish line.

  • Manchester City Manager Pep Guardiola looks out before the match against Stoke City during their English Premier League soccer match at The Bet365 Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent, England, Saturday Aug. 20, 2016. (Nick Potts/ / PA via AP)

    Bravo’s debut for City could come against United

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Claudio Bravo’s debut for Manchester City is set to come in the most high-profile match of the English Premier League season: The Manchester derby.

  • Portugal starts World Cup qualifying without injured Ronaldo

    LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo will sit out Portugal’s first games since it won the European Championship as he continues his recovery from a knee injury sustained in that tournament’s final.

  • Lopetegui drops record-holder Casillas from Spain’s squad

    MADRID (AP) — New Spain coach Julen Lopetegui has dropped longtime captain Iker Casillas from the squad for the start of 2018 World Cup qualifying.