The tournament Wimbledon He also raised his voice: he will not change his dates, despite the one-week postponement of Roland Garros that reduces the grass season at the circuit.
The Parisian tournament will start a week later than planned, on May 30 – and will end on June 13 – to allow the public to enter the venue, which will leave only two weeks between Roland Garros and Wimbledon.
Wimbledon, which already had to be suspended last year for the first time since World War II, has decided do not modify your dates and will maintain its start on June 28.
Therefore, the turf tour, which in recent years has consisted of three weeks, will be reduced by one, which will mean that the S-Hertogenbosch and Stuttgart tournaments coincide with the second week of Roland Garros.
“To reduce the impact on the rest of the calendar, the turf season will be shortened to one week in 2021. Wimbledon will be played on the planned dates, June 28-July 11. The grass tour will return in three weeks in 2022, “Wimbledon said in a statement.