Wimbledon tennis tournament cancelled over coronavirus

NEWS 01.04.2020 17:19
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The famous Wimbledon tennis tournament has been cancelled, organizers announced Wednesday.

“It is with great regret that the AELTC has today decided that The Championships 2020 will be cancelled due to public health concerns linked to the coronavirus epidemic,” tournament organizers said in a statement.

Organizers said they would offer refunds to those who purchased tickets for this summer's tournament.