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Coronavirus: Cancellations, suspensions and shortages related to the global virus outbreak

2 monthes ago   |   By ABC

Wimbledon has been canceled for the first time since World War II because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

2 monthes ago   |   By KOAT

The grass-court grand slam was due to begin on June 29, but a decision was made to scrap the event for the first time since World War II.
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Wimbledon canceled for first time since World War II

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

This year's Wimbledon tennis championships have been canceled by organizers because of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
The grass-court grand slam was due to begin on June 29 but a decision was made to scrap the event for the first time since World War II.
The number of confirmed cases has continued to rise in the UK with its government implementing lockdown measures on the entire country.
Tournament organizer the All England Club held an emergency meeting Wednesday to discuss possible options before making its announcement.
“This is a decision that we have not taken lightly, and we have...
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Tennis-Wimbledon postponed/canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

2 monthes ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - The Wimbledon tennis championships were canceled for the first time since World War Two as the coronavirus pandemic wiped another blue-riband sports event off the calendar on Wednesday.
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Wimbledon Championships canceled due to coronavirus for the first time since World War II

2 monthes ago   |   By Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Wimbledon was canceled on Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic, the first time since World War II that the oldest Grand Slam tennis tournament won't be played.
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