Coronavirus: cancelled championship women’s golf in Singapore

Pandemic coronavirus has also affected the world of golf. The world Championship of women’s golfing HSBC in Singapore from 27 February to 1 march, was canceled, just to avoid problems for the athletes and spectators. The organizers have decided to stop confirming the main reason of the choice was done for the “continuing concerns for the health of all”.

The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) has declared in an official note that you do not compete in the world at the time: “The health and safety of our players, our supporters and all those who work on the event is always our utmost priority”. Not only the World women’s championship in Singapore, but also the tournament Honda LPGA Thailand 2020 scheduled for 20-23 February will be cancelled. This was confirmed by the same LPGA who married the appeal of the Ministry of Health of Singapore has announced Friday that all large-scale events should be cancelled or postponed as a result of the increase in the level of alarm.

The impact of coronavirus on the world of sport in china has been devastating. The first signal had come from the football with the chinese Federation , which had suspended the Super cup between Guangzhou Evergrande (winner of championship) and the Shanghai Shenhua (the winner of the Cup of China) that you would play the 5 February, in Suzhou, in the eastern part of the Country. But already the 28 January the preliminary round of the AFC Champions League match between Shanghai SIPG and Buriram United was played in one stadium, the wilderness precisely because of the spread of the virus.

Then came the suspension for all the races of the football league. There were also other events played behind closed doors, such as major horse races in Hong Kong. Deferred, in addition, the iaaf World indoor championships Nanjing during the world Cup of skiing. It is always also a risk to the Formula 1 GP in Shanghai on the weekend from 17 to 19 April.