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Coronavirus: Can Wimbledon be held later in the year and other questions ahead of emergency meeting


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The All England Club will hold an emergency meeting next week to discuss the possible postponement or even cancellation of Wimbledon in the light of the coronavirus pandemic.

AFP Sport looks at the key questions facing the organisers of what is generally regarded as the world’s most prestigious tennis tournament.

What are the options for Wimbledon this year?

Wimbledon, which is scheduled to take place from June 29 until July 12, has been staged every year in peace time since 1877, shelved only during the two world wars. However, the spread of the coronavirus has brought havoc to ...


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