Madrid beats Getafe 5-1 to keep pressure on Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Karim Benzema ensured Real Madrid kept the pressure on leader Barcelona in the Spanish league by scoring one goal and assisting on two more in a 5-1 win at bottom-side Getafe on Saturday.

  • Written by JOSEPH WILSON, Associated Press

14 athletes have suspensions lifted after meldonium ruling

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — At least 14 athletes from Russia and Georgia had their doping suspensions lifted Friday, two days after officials relaxed the rules about meldonium.

  • Written by MISHA DZHINDZHIKHASHVILI, Associated Press