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London,  (Prensa Latina) Serbian Novak Djokovic, Spanish Rafael Nadal and Swiss Roger Federer are planning to create an economic fund to help their colleagues from the Association of Professional Tennis Players (ATP) in the face of the interruption of the competitive calendar.


Santo Domingo, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The virtual race called by organizers of the Half Marathon in Varadero, Cuba, was attended today by about a thousand athletes from Argentina, Brazil, Spain, Mexico, Ecuador, Panama, the Dominican Republic, United States, Switzerland, Venezuela, Uruguay, Portugal, Belgium and Germany, in addition to participants from all the regions of Cuba.


Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Central American champion Yailan Hechevarria, a member of the Cuban men's handball team, said on Saturday that he is safe in Spain and free from the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.


 Cuban Olympic champion Borrero recovers from Covid-19 diseaseHavana, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Greco-Roman wrestling Olympic champion Ismael Borrero recovered from Covid-19 disease and was discharged, reported this Friday the national commissioner for the discipline, Luis de la Portilla.


FC Barcelona on fire, six managers resign and the crisis worsensBarcelona,  (Prensa Latina) Six FC Barcelona executives have resigned, further aggravating the institutional crisis in the football club.


Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The president of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER) of Cuba, Osvaldo Vento, congratulated the workers of Sports Medicine of Cuba, on the occasion of the celebration of the World Health Day this Tuesday.


Havana, April 7 (Prensa Latina) The main exponent of canoeing in Cuba, Serguey Torres, confirmed his aspirations to climb the podium at the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games, even though he is currently training at home due to the Covid-19 pandemic in the country.


Brasilia, (Prensa Latina) Brazilian soccer star Neymar Jr., who is 28 years old, will donate one million dollars to fight the SARS-CoV-2 virus pandemic in this country, where so far it has killed 299 people, SBT television reported.


Algeria,  (Prensa Latina) The organizers of the Mediterranean Games have postponed for 2022 the games, which slated to take place between June and July this year, in a series of adjustments to the calendar of sports events worldwide, as a result of the situation created by the Covid-19.


Paris, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) In a gesture similar to others worldwide, the Paris La Defense Arena offered its facilities to patients infected with the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, local media reported on Tuesday.


Lausanne, Switzerland, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) The International Chess Federation (FIDE, in French) has revealed the increase in online audiences as part of the alternatives for millions of people in isolation due to the Covid-19 pandemic.