Wimbledon was cancelled because of the pandemic coronavirus

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the Tournament series Grand slam, the Wimbledon was cancelled because of the pandemic coronavirus infection. About it reported in a press-service of the tournament.

the Competition was held in the UK from 29 June to 12 July. The tournament will not take place for the first time since 1945.

Previously, due to the threat of the spread COVID-19 was taken the decision to postpone the Olympic games. It was reported that the opening of the Olympics in Tokyo will be held July 23, 2024.

due to postponement of Games for 2024, the organizers do not intend to change their name. The same measures extended to the Paralympics.

Pandemic coronavirus have caused considerable damage to the entire sports industry. Thus, the most high-profile event was the transfer of the championship of Europe on football – he was to be held this summer. In addition, canceled and world hockey championship.

Wimbledon can cancel for the first time since 1945

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