Atlético beats Barcelona in league for 1st time in a decade

MADRID (AP) — Yannick Carrasco scored after defensive blunders as Atlético Madrid ended a decade-long winless streak against Barcelona in the Spanish league with a 1-0 victory on Saturday. “We are very happy to have won, it had been a long time without a victory against Barça,” Carrasco said. As well as the match, Barcelona […]

The Philippine Congress approves the national emergency statement

MANILA, Philippines (AP) – The Philippine Congress passed a bill on Tuesday declaring a national emergency and empowering the President to launch a massive aid program for 18 million families and to open private hospitals and ships to combat the coronavirus outbreak. President Rodrigo Duterte can redistribute the executive department’s budget according to government regulations, […]

Spencer Dinwiddie’s radical plan to save the 2020 NBA season from coronavirus

Brooklyn star Spencer Dinwiddie receives support from all areas of cyberspace after he has published a radical proposal to save the suspended NBA season. The NBA paused the season on Thursday to protect players, staff and fans from the COVID-19 pandemic. With no signs of the league returning soon, Dinwiddie went to Twitter on Sunday […]

Coronavirus closes major sporting events

UPDATE, 2 p.m .: Today’s Cowboys V Broncos Queensland derby will go ahead as planned, but the prime minister has confirmed that all rallies involving more than 500 people will be canceled on Monday. The move comes after Chief Health Officer Professor Brendan Murphy called for extraordinary measures to combat the coronavirus crisis at today’s […]

NBA news: Coronavirus, LeBron James, reaction, suspended, season

LeBron James spoke for the first time since the NBA decided to suspend its season after a player tested positive for coronavirus. The NBA move followed a dramatic last-minute shift in Utah’s planned match against the thunder in Oklahoma City. The league officials took action after they had thought about what to do in the […]