Roland Garros has been postponed until September
Garros Clay Grand Slam 2020 will postpone the schedule from May 24 to September 20, due to Covid-19 influence.
Instead of starting on May 24 as the original schedule, Roland Garros 2020 will be held from September 20 to October 4. This change made the tournament the Grand Slam take place at the latest in 2020. Mr. Giudicelli described it as a “difficult but brave” decision, in an unprecedented situation to ensure the safety of the people involved. regarding the tournament.
The new schedule of 2020 Roland Garros is inconvenient for players, because the US Open hard drive Grand Slam ends on September 13, just a week before Roland Garros starts. Players only have one week to adjust to the clay court, something that has never happened in history. This new calendar also conflicts with some hard courts of WTA and ATP over the two weeks of the tournament, and affects the Laver Cup teammates in Boston.
Roland Garros’s rescheduling means that Wimbledon will be the next Grand Slam this season. The Grand Slam tournament is expected to start on June 29. Wimbledon organizers have not moved to postpone the award, although the development of Covid-19 in the UK is increasingly complicated. Even so, Wimbledon CEO Richard Lewis pledged to take responsible action for the benefit of the community if the translation does not turn out well.
Roland Garros rescheduled as good news for Roger Federer. The owner of 20 Grand Slam announced a clay holiday this year for knee surgery. But with Roland Garros moving to the end of September, the chance to compete again opened with “Express Train”.
Indian Wells 2020 is delayed because of nCoV
The first Masters 1000 of the year – Indian Wells – will not take place this month as scheduled.
This statement was made shortly after the Riverside County Health Department confirmed there was a positive case for nCoV in the locality.
The organizers of Indian Wells 2020 also said that anyone who bought the ticket can request a refund or reserve a ticket for this tournament next year.
According to the original schedule, the first Masters 1000 of the year will take place from 12/3 to 22/3. Last week, the tournament organizers announced that they would implement some anti-epidemic measures such as installing 250 disinfectant points and hand sanitizing outside the yard, spraying disinfectant daily on equipment and facilities.