Wimbledon cancelled for first time since WWII amid coronavirus pandemic

Wimbledon was due to run for two weeks from June 29, with Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep set to defend their singles titles.(AFP) Wimbledon organisers on Wednesday scrapped the oldest Grand Slam tennis tournament for the first time since World War II as the coronavirus wreaks further havoc on the global sporting calendar.The cancellation of…

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Wimbledon 2020 Cancelled Amid Coronavirus Disaster

Wimbledon organisers on Wednesday scrapped the grasscourt Grand Slam for the first time since World War II as the coronavirus wreaks further havoc on the global sporting calendar. The cancellation of the only grasscourt major at the All England Club leaves the season in disarray, with no tennis due to be played until mid-July. “Devastated,”…

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Wimbledon 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic, to be held from 28 June to 11 July in 2021

Wimbledon 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic, to be held from 28 June to 11 July in 2021

Wimbledon 2020 has been cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic, the All England Lawn Tennis Club (ALETC) said on Wednesday. The premier tennis Grand Slam tournament has been scrapped off the calendar for the 1st time since World War II even as the novel coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on the global sporting schedule.Wimbledon’s cancellation comes…

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Covid-19: Wimbledon evaluating all scenarios, might moreover very effectively be cancelled or postponed

The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) on Wednesday said it is evaluating all scenarios, including a postponement or cancellation of Wimbledon 2020 in the wake of novel coronavirus outbreak.Wimbledon 2020 is scheduled to be played between June 29 and July 12 but the AELTC said it is going to host an emergency meeting of…

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