Europe Cup 2020, America's Cup postponed to 2021 due to coronavirus outbreak, French Open Open postponed


March 18, 2020 11:53:49

The European Football Championship has been postponed for one year due to a coronavirus pandemic.


  • Europe 2020 is about to be held in 2021, giving both sides more time to complete their domestic leagues
  • The Americas Cup, which was originally the first time involved in the Football Association, has also been postponed to 2021.
  • The French Open has been postponed until September, and after the US Open, and bicycle races in France and Belgium have been postponed.

The South American Champions Cup-Copa America featuring football for the first time-has also been postponed to 2021.

UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin said in a video conference attended by all major stakeholders that the spread of the coronavirus "makes football and life throughout Europe almost impossible."

UEFA and AI The news was announced together. Mi allowed the club to complete its season of the game before June 30.

"Deferring [European championship] is the only chance to get a national league and all club games," Seferin said.

"But it is not certain at this time. However, we should now consider the health of the players, [families] and the health of the players.

" We must consider the entire football, the entire football ecosystem. "

Originally scheduled to be held from June 12th to July 12th that year, UEFA has moved the competition from June 11th to July 11th in next year in 12 different countries.

Ceferin Acknowledging that the delay will cost UEFA "hundreds of millions of euros", but the organization "will become stronger than ever.

The debut of Socceroos Copa America postponed

Due to the outbreak of the South American coronavirus, the US Cup has been postponed to 2021.

The South American football team CONMEBOL stated that the game between Colombia and Argentina will be held from June 11 to June 11 next year on July 11.

Alejandro Dominguez, President of CONMEBOL, said: "This is an extraordinary measure to deal with unexpected situations, and it meets the basic need to avoid the exponential growth of the virus."

Socceroos Program Participating in the America's Cup as one of the two guest nations, this is the first time this year, which is on par with the then Asian Cup champion Qatar.

Due to the holding of two major intercontinental championships, FIFA President Gianni Infantino stated that he was ready to ask China to postpone next year's 24 team World Cup clubs. The first match was originally scheduled for 2021.

Infantino stated that he will propose a meeting with the Chinese government and the country's football officials during a group conference call with the FIFA vice chair on Wednesday.

The chairman of FIFA proposes to reschedule the club tournament until the second half of 2021, or 2022 or 2023.

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French Open moved to September

This year's French Open has moved from May 24 to June 7, from September 20 to October 4th.

The new date is only one week after the Flushing Meadows US Open, which means that this year's French Open will be the final Grand Slam of the season.

Bernard Giudicelli, president of the French Tennis Federation, said in a statement: "In this unprecedented situation, we have made difficult And the courageous decision has changed dramatically since last weekend. "

" We act responsibly and must work together in battle to ensure everyone's health and safety. "

The announcement sparked some discussion in the tennis world, and the decision to change the tournament date was surprising

Seven-time Grand Slam doubles champion Jamie Murray wrote on Twitter: "The French Open / FFT's strong action will continue until the end of September. I think that the power of tennis should all be put together now.

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The new date collides with the International Laver Cup. It is scheduled to be held in Boston from September 25th to 27th.

A statement from the U.S. Open states that the American Tennis Association is "continuing to plan for the 2020 U.S. Open and is not currently making any changes to the schedule."

"Although this is an unprecedented period, we are evaluating All of our situations. Options, including it says: "It is possible to postpone the game until later.

"We recognize that such a decision should not be made unilaterally, so the American Tourism Association can only do so in full consultation with other majors. WTA and ATP, ITF and its partners, including Laver Cup.

Tennis as early as around the world was suspended as early as April 20.

Cycling remains cancelled

Organizers confirmed that the one-day cycling

Flanders Tour was also postponed One night, with Milano Sanremo, participated in the postponed UCI Tour event, including the Italian tour of Giro d & # 39 ;.

"New measures implemented by the federal government prevent us from organizing the Flanders Tour on April 5." Thomas Van, CEO of Flanders Classic Den Spiegel said:

"Of course, there are more important issues than today's bicycle races.

" We want all of us to succeed in creating a way to return to normal daily life in the short term. Atmosphere. [19659010] The Flanders Tour has not been cancelled since 1918. The last cancellation of Liege-Baston-Liege was in 1942.

The Paris-Ruby competition was held in 2016 by Australian Mathew Hayman And 2007 won by Stuart O'Grady, which has not been cancelled since 1942.

The organizers of the Tour de Flanders and Paris-Roubaix have expressed their hope to find a new date for the game later this season. [19659055] Subject:

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