The organizers of the French Open reacted to the corona crisis and moved the most famous tennis clay tennis tournament to autumn. This became known on Tuesday.
The Grand Slam event is to take place from September 20 to October 4. The French Open was originally planned from May 24th to June 7th.
France is severely affected by the corona pandemic, as of Tuesday afternoon 148 people had already contracted COVID-19 there.
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