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Wimbledon cancelled in 2020 due to coronavirus

IndiaTimes Wednesday, 1 April 2020
The Wimbledon Championships scheduled to take place from June 29-July 12 have been cancelled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) said on Wednesday. "The 134th Championships will instead be staged from June 28 to July 11, 2021. It marks the first time in 75 years that the grass-court Grand Slam will not be held.
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Wimbledon has become the latest sporting event to be cancelled because of the coronavirus crisis. The tournament was scheduled to take place at the All England Club from June 29 to July 12.

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