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Wimbledon cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

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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COVID-19 impact: Wimbledon cancelled but All England club to get Rs 947 crore!

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Wimbledon cancelled due to coronavirus, first time since World War 2

It is the first time since World War II that the premier tennis tournament has been called off.
DNA - Published Also reported by •Indian Express

‘Devastated’, ‘Shooked’: Wimbledon cancelled after 75 years due to COVID-19 outbreak


Indian Express - Published

COVID-19 | Wimbledon cancelled for the first time since WWII

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Hindu - Published Also reported by •Indian Express

Wimbledon cancelled for the first time since World War II due to COVID-19 pandemic


Indian Express - Published

Wimbledon cancelled in 2020 due to coronavirus

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..
IndiaTimes - Published