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Roger Federer and Andy Murray make Wimbledon vow after SW19 cancelled

2 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has seen the Championship cancelled for the first time since World War Two
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Implications for tennis after coronavirus pandemic sees Wimbledon cancelled

Implications for tennis after coronavirus pandemic sees Wimbledon cancelled

2 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the 2020 Championships were cancelled on Wednesday - for the first time since World War II
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Wimbledon canceled for the first time since World War Two

Wimbledon canceled for the first time since World War Two

2 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

The Wimbledon championships were canceled for the first time since World War Two on Wednesday as the coronavirus pandemic struck another blue-riband sports event off the calendar and wiped out the entire tennis grasscourt season.
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Coronavirus in sport LIVE: Wimbledon officially CANCELLED, Khabib UFC 249 update, Premier League latest, Joe Wicks SPOTY

Coronavirus in sport LIVE: Wimbledon officially CANCELLED, Khabib UFC 249 update, Premier League latest, Joe Wicks SPOTY

2 monthes ago   |   By The Sun

WIMBLEDON have officially cancelled this summer's championships due to coronavirus - the first year they won't go ahead since WWII.
Meanwhile, the Premier League are frantically making plans for how to finish this season, while it's been hinted that Conor McGregor could take part at UFC 249.
And fitness guru Joe Wicks has seen his odds of being named Sports Personality of the Year cut after his national heroics online.
Follow all the latest news and updates as the sporting world deals with the threat of coronavirus...
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Coronavirus: Wimbledon cancelled for first time since World War II

Coronavirus: Wimbledon cancelled for first time since World War II

2 monthes ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

Wimbledon has become the latest sporting event to be cancelled because of the coronavirus crisis.
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Roger Federer ‘devastated' as Wimbledon is cancelled due to coronavirus crisis

Roger Federer ‘devastated' as Wimbledon is cancelled due to coronavirus crisis

2 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Roger Federer will not be playing in London this summer
Roger Federer is ‘devastated' after it was announced that Wimbledon has been cancelled this year due to the coronavirus crisis, the first time the event has been cancelled since World War II.
Huge swathes of sport across the globe has been postponed or cancelled as the coronavirus outbreak continues, but there had been hope that Wimbledon, scheduled to start on 29 June, would go ahead.
However, it was announced on Wednesday afternoon that the London tournament has been cancelled for 2020 and will not return until next year.
The...
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Wimbledon 2020 cancelled in response to coronavirus pandemic

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

All England Lawn Tennis Club forced to make decision First Wimbledon cancellation since the second world war
Coronavirus: latest updates | See all our coronavirus coverage This summer's Wimbledon has been cancelled, the All England Lawn Tennis Club announced on Wednesday in a move that had become increasingly inevitable amid the spread of coronavirus. Ultimately there was no way the championships could proceed as scheduled given the seriousness of the pandemic, which has seen most of the world go into lockdown and the vast majority of sporting events, including the Tokyo Olympics , Euro...
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Wimbledon canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

2 monthes ago   |   By Reuters

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 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus

2 monthes ago   |   By The Independent

The 2020 Wimbledon Champions have been cancelled for the first time since the Second World War after an emergency meeting of the All England Lawn Tennis Club .
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Wimbledon 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus as SW19 Championships are called off for first time since WW2

2 monthes ago   |   By Evening Standard

This summer's Wimbledon tennis tournament has been cancelled because of the coronavirus outbreak.
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Wimbledon 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic after crisis talks

Wimbledon 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic after crisis talks

2 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

Wimbledon chiefs held an emergency board meeting to discuss the fate of the 2020 Championships, which have now been called off for the first time since World War II, due to the coronavirus crisis
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Wimbledon cancelled for first time since World War II due to coronavirus crisis

Wimbledon cancelled for first time since World War II due to coronavirus crisis

2 monthes ago   |   By Metro

The All England Club announced the drastic decision on Wednesday afternoon
Wimbledon has been officially cancelled due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis, with the All England Club confirming the tournament will not take place for the first time since World War II.
The overwhelming majority of sporting events have already been suspended or postponed, including Euro 2020 and the Olympics - both of which will take place next year instead - and now Wimbledon has become the latest casualty.
Organisers had hoped the tournament, which was due to start on June 29, could still go ahead but they...
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