Serie A hits back at Italy sports minister Vincenzo Spadafora over 'bubble' and 'millionaires' remark
In an interview, Italy sports minister Spadafora said that sport was not just about football and that he would propose spending 400 million euros to develop grassroots sport around the country.
Coronavirus Outbreak: US hotspots grow as global infections surpass 6.4 lakhs, Italy records over 10,000 deaths
As the United States led the world with confirmed coronavirus cases, cities such as Detroit, Chicago, and New Orleans grew as hotspots Saturday, while the virus continued to pummel New York City and made its way into rural America
Coronavirus Outbreak: Italy records world's highest daily toll with 919 dead in 24 hrs, total deaths at 9,134
Italy recorded 919 deaths from coronavirus on Friday, the highest daily toll anywhere in the world, while the number of confirmed cases eclipsed the total in China where the virus first emerged.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Italy sees rise in toll by 662 in 24 hours, taking total number of deaths to 8,165
The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Italy rose to 80,539 from a previous 74,386, the Civil Protection Agency said — the highest number of new cases since 21 March.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Global infections near 5 lakh as health systems buckle; WHO slams world leaders for wasting time
The number of coronavirus infections closed in on a half-million worldwide Thursday, with both Italy and the US on track to surpass China, and a record-shattering 3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits in a single week in a stark demonstration of the damage to the world's biggest economy
Coronavirus Outbreak: Atalanta vs Valencia Champions League fixture identified as 'Game Zero' of virus spread
The official attendance for the 19 February game was 45,792 — a "home" record for Atalanta, a small club making its debut in Europe's top club competition.
India approves first homegrown PCR kit for coronavirus testing as death toll reaches 9 and pandemic gains speed globally
It took 67 days for COVID-19 to reach 100,000 cases, 11 days for the next 100,000, and four days for the third.
In a bizarre incident, a man broke the coronavirus curfew in Italy and cited popular mobile game Pokemon Go as the reason for doing so
COVID-19 death toll reaches 7 as 75 districts go into lockdown in India while cases surge in Europe and North America
India has now reported 415 confirmed cases of COVID-19 along with 7 deaths. Officials at ICMR maintain that there is no community transmission yet.
10,000 deaths globally, 5 deaths and over 200 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in India and China reports no new local cases again
Officials are maintaining that there is no community transmission yet - all known cases have been traced to imported cases.
At last count, India had reported 173 confirmed cases including 3 deaths. Of these, 32 are foreign nationals, and there have been 16 recoveries.
Coronavirus outbreak: Millions across Asia, Europe, America isolate themselves to curb COVID-19 spread; 1,81,000 infected in total
To slow the spread of coronavirus, countries put in stringent new measures with borders slamming shut, schools and businesses closing and increasingly drastic restrictions on movement in place, tens of millions of people were hunkered down Tuesday.
Fashion icon Donatella Versace joins COVID-19 relief efforts, donates 200,000 euros to Italy hospital
Donatella Versace and her daughter Allegra have donated the money to San Raffaele hospital to support the fight against coronavirus.
'Will continue to work despite psychological toll': Italian nurse's post showing mask bruises goes viral, reveals medical fraternity's challenges amid coronavirus outbreak
Shedding light on the conditions under which medical professional are working amid the coronavirus outbreak across the world, an Italian nurse shared a picture of her face bruised by the mask she has to wear during duty hours as she deals with infected persons
Juventus defender Daniele Rugani said he was fine on Thursday, shortly after his club said he had tested positive for coronavirus, the first player in Serie A to do so.
Italy orders shutting down of all shops apart from pharmacies, food stores after recording highest increase in deaths since coronavirus outbreak began
Italy added new restrictions on Wednesday to a lockdown imposed to fight the coronavirus, ordering bars, restaurants and beauty parlours to close after the highest daily increase in deaths of any country since the outbreak began.
Europa League: Getafe unwilling to travel to Milan, AS Roma can't travel to Seville due to coronavirus restrictions
Getafe will not travel to Milan for Europa League match against Inter due to concerns about the coronavirus outbreak, even if it means losing the tie, the Spanish club’s president said
Italy's coronavirus prison riots toll climbs to 12 after inmates, angered by family visit restrictions, go on rampage; most deaths due to drug overdose
The number of dead from riots in Italy’s overcrowded prisons over measures imposed to contain the coronavirus rose to 12 on Tuesday, officials said.
Serie A: Parma-SPAL match kicks off despite Italy Sports Minister's call to suspend games over coronavirus outbreak
Serie A played on Sunday despite calls from Italy’s sports minister and players’ association president to suspend the games in Italy’s top football division.
Decision to put off the Italy-England men's, women's and under-20 rugby matches followed the decree from the Italian government that all sporting events in Italy must take place without spectators until 3 April