The Wimbledon championships were cancelled for the first time since World War Two on Wednesday as the coronavirus pandemic struck another blue-riband sports event off the calendar.
The development meant a wipe-out of the entire tennis grasscourt season.
The decision had looked inevitable for some time, since the virtual shutdown of world sports and the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics.
But Wimbledon had...
Wimbledon 2020 cancelled, first time since World War II - TNG