The BWF announced today that the Spanish Para Badminton International 2020 which was due to be staged in Cartagena, Murcia starting 10 March has been cancelled.
The Spanish Badminton Federation confirmed the decision to cancel the event late Friday on the advice of health authorities and their continued concerns over the COVID-19 outbreak.
In doing so the Association stated that “due to the exceptional circumstances that are currently related to COVID-19, we have received clear instructions from the Spanish Health Authorities and, therefore, we are obliged to inform you of the cancellation of the International of Spanish Para Badminton International 2020.”
In a separate communication the BWF sent out a media statement on the cancellation.
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