For the first time since the Second World War .. Wimbledon canceled!


The organizing committee for the Wimbledon Championship decided to cancel the tournament for the first time since World War II because of Corona.

  • Wimbledon Championship logo with one of its stadiums (archive)

On Wednesday, the Wimbledon Tennis Open Organizing Committee decided to cancel the tournament completely, due to the spread of the Coruna virus.

The tournament was scheduled to be held from June 29 to July 12, due to the outbreak of the Coruna virus in the world.

This is the first time in the history of the third Grand Slam “Grand Slam” that the tournament has been canceled since the Second World War.

“With great pain, the Board of Directors of All England Club, and the Wimbledon Organizing Committee today decided to cancel all 2020 tournaments due to public health concerns due to the outbreak of the Corona virus,” the tournament’s organizing committee said in an official statement.

The 134th edition of the prestigious championship will be held from June 28 to July 11, 2021.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here