SPORTS

Golf legend Seve Ballesteros still looms large over Ryder Cup

Spanish players share anecdotes about their one-time captain ahead of the tournament, which opens in Paris on Friday

SPORT

The secret to Spanish golfer Jon Rahm’s success: a Basque bomb technician

Explosive specialist Joseba del Carmen is training the golfing star how to stay calm under pressure

GOLF

Is Spanish golf losing its drive?

Sergio García and Jon Rahm are flying high, but the sport lacks sponsorship and is still seen as elitist

Extreme sports

“You have to let your craziness out to feel something:” Kilian Jornet

Spanish climber who scaled Everest twice in a week talks about a life lived in the mountains

Extreme sports

Kilian Jornet: the Spanish ‘superman’ who climbed Everest twice in six days

Raised in Catalan mountains, former champion ultramarathon runner has been described as a machine

WINTER OLYMPICS

“I was an oddball”

Before Javier Fernández, painter Darío Villalba was Spain’s only male Olympic figure skater

GOLF

Jiménez betters own record in Hong Kong Open win

On verge of 50th birthday, Spanish ‘bon viveur’ crowns leg-break comeback

WOMEN'S GOLF

Spanish golf in hands of the girls

While the men struggle for results, Muñoz, Ciganda and Recari march on

SPORTS

Ryder captain Olazábal wins Prince of Asturias Prize

Sporting award goes to two-time Masters winner ahead of Paralympian Teresa Perales and triathlete Gómez Noya

LONDON OLYMPICS

Gasol to carry flag at Games

Basketball star replaces injured Nadal after spurned yachtsmen say no

SPORT IN CRISIS

Economic hole sucks hard on Spanish golf

Number of European Tour events hosted by country falls from seven to three in one year

SPORTS

Spain pools resources for London

With 99 days to go until the Olympics, the final places are still being disputed

GOLF

García gives up on Masters and major title obsession

Frustration boils over after third round at Augusta blows chances of maiden victory