Wimbledon may be postponed or canceled due to coronavirus pandemic


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There may be extra main casualties to the sporting schedule because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club introduced in a press release Wednesday that it is actively contemplating postponing or outright canceling Wimbledon, which is scheduled to begin June 29. The AELTC has dominated out enjoying the event without spectators, and admits that postponement could also be troublesome because of the necessity of maintaining the grass floor.

The French Open has already postponed its event until late September, however as a clay courtroom event, considerations concerning the enjoying floor are much less vital than they might be at Wimbledon. The UK is at present on a national lockdown to sluggish the spread of the virus, and it’s arduous to check issues might be regular enough for this event to take place as scheduled.