“Fight” in the news

Example collocations

fight against
fight between
fight via
lost the fight
won the fight

Publications and example sentences

The Age
· CFA 'never sought' slice of Celeste Barber's $51 million fundraiser  
Celeste Barber at the Fire Fight Australia Bushfire relief concert this year.Credit:Dean Sewell
BBC Sport
· Liverpool beat AC Milan: Memories of the 'Miracle of Istanbul' by those who were there  
We gave everything, we showed our Liverpool character - we always fight to the end, we never give up.
The Age
· A-League could restart without cast of foreign stars  
Cellar dwellers Central Coast Mariners may have to fight their way off the bottom of the table without Korean defensive midfielder, Kim Eun-sun, while rivals Newcastle Jets could be one of the hardest hit.
The Guardian
· UK coronavirus live: scientist warns Johnson backing Cummings has 'fatally undermined' Covid-19 response  
A member of the government’s advisory group on behavioural science has said the “debacle” over Dominic Cummings has “fatally undermined” efforts to fight coronavirus.
Malay Mail
· Slump in consumption, exports push Germany into recession in Q1  
Economists expect a bigger fall in output in the second quarter as the bulk of curbs introduced in mid-March to fight the outbreak become more apparent.
The Japan Times
· Australians still in tents as virus slows recovery from bush fires  
The virus has slowed their trade to a trickle, but they are determined to fight on.
The New York Times
· For African-Americans in Uniform, It’s Duty, Honor, Country. But Don’t Expect to Lead.  
“You would have thought it was 1950,” said Lt. Col. Walter J. Smiley Jr., who is African-American and fought in Iraq and Afghanistan before retiring last year after 25 years in the Army.
The New York Times
· A 96-Year-Old Veteran Was Near Death. Then He Met His Social Worker.  
After Covid-19 killed his wife, George Crouch had little spirit to fight his own battle against the disease.
The New York Times
· The Cost of Rushing Back to Sports: A Star’s Life  
Even now, amid daily stories of death and the fight against Covid-19, it can be hard to fathom the pain of that time, 101 years ago, when an aggressive pandemic and the devastation of World War I laid waste to the world.
Financial Express
· Coronavirus: South Africa to see a spike in Covid-19 cases but govt to further ease curbs from June 1, says Cyril Ramaphosa  
I want to emphasise that the easing of some restrictions does not mean that the threat posed by the coronavirus has passed or that our fight against the disease is over.