Effect of Corona virus, Wimbledon held for the primary time after World War II

by Jeremy Spirogis

In view of the rising affect of the corona virus, one sports activities occasion is being canceled or postponed. So far, greater than 38 thousand folks have misplaced their lives all around the world attributable to this virus. At the identical time, attributable to this virus, a call has been taken to cancel probably the most prestigious match of tennis and the third Grand Slam of the yr, Wimbledon. This is the primary time within the historical past of Wimbledon that it has been determined to cancel attributable to an epidemic.

Let me let you know, this prestigious match punished by veterans was to start on June 29, the place Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep had been to descend to defend their singles title. <! –

                 Earlier the organizers refused to get Wimbledon to the vacant stadium. At the identical time, after the cancellation of the occasion, it’s believed that the careers of veterans Roger Federer, Serena Williams and Venus Williams will even finish. Roger Federer, Serena Williams might be 40 years previous and Venus might be 41 by subsequent yr.

Upon the cancellation of Wimbledon, the All England Lawn Tennis Club has issued a press release. In its assertion, AELTC stated, 'We should say with nice unhappiness that the All England Club and Management Committee have determined that the Championship-2020 is canceled this yr attributable to coronavirus. The 134th championship will now be performed from 28 June to 11 July 2021. In this assertion, it has been additional stated, "What will happen to the people related to it, including the players, as a result of its cancellation, we have thought about it and we are making strategies for it." This additionally applies to the loyal employees with whom we take accountability severely.

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