Wednesday's Serie A match between Pescara and Atalanta had to be halted after tremors were felt from earthquakes that hit central Italy, with two more games also affected. Shocks were felt at Lazio versus Cagliari and at Fiorentina's match with Crotone, but the encounter between Pescara and Atalanta was affected the most. The referee opted to halt play in the 32nd minute as the Stadio Adriatico-Giovanni Cornacchia was rocking, with panic briefly breaking out among spectators.
A top-level soccer match between Pescara and Atalanta was temporarily halted when a second earthquake in the space of two hours struck central Italy on Wednesday, sparking terror among the fans. There had been an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.4 about 90 minutes before kickoff and a second one, measuring 6.1, occurred 32 minutes into the Serie A match in Pescara. ''At the time we didn't realize anything, because we were moving,'' Pescara defender Hugo Campagnaro said.
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