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The 2020 season has been upended by Wimbledon’s decision on Wednesday to call off this summer’s edition due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Moments after the news was released the ATP and WTA extended the stoppage of their men’s and women’s seasons to July 13 – the day after original Wimbledon finals day; Tour events were already frozen through June 7. “In addition to Wimbledon, the suspension covers the entirety of the ATP/WTA European grass court
During this difficult time, it is often helpful to talk to others outside of our immediate families, and these weekly group get-togethers can help to maintain our mental and emotional wellbeing and therefore help us cope better with the challenges of the week ahead. This will help you and those around you. You are invited to join us at the next ZOOM meeting. When: Apr 6, 2020 12:00 PM Greenwich Mean Time Sign up in advance for
The WTA has confirmed it is considering an extension of the 2020 season in a “make work” project for lower-ranked players now deprived of earning opportunities due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The women’s sanctioning body told Reuters that rescheduling some events later in the year – the WTA season generally ends by early November – could be a possibility. The ATP and WTA seasons are currently shut down until June 8 after a decision made this month
Andy Murray is caught in strong currents as he struggle to rehab his dodgy hip more than a year after a second surgery, with the process made even more complicated by the world tennis lockdown due to the COVID-19 virus. The three-time Grand Slam champion has told Amazon Prime in a documentary that he is fearful of a possible career end if he cannot make it back to 100 per cent medically. The former No.
Australian Open boss Craig Tiley has expressed serious doubts that any more tennis can be played in 2020 due to the worldwide virus pandemic and strict travel restrictions currently in force around the globe.. The South African fears that the global nature of the sport, with players et al flying in from around the world to events on a weekly basis could spell doom for any more play this season. “My personal view is I