said the Executive Director of the United States tennis Association Stacy Allaster the Associated Press, the main principle is to minimize the risks of the spread of coronavirus and to ensure the safety of all participants.

the organizing Committee of the US Open, which takes place on the courts of the National tennis center named after Billy Jean is going to increase the number of changing rooms and to improve ventilation in existing buildings. Before the tournament the players will necessarily pass the tests COVID-19, and arrive in new York exclusively for Charter aircraft with a limit of up to five people in the team. Physiotherapists and masseurs will be available on the spot. Restrictions will affect and work of the judges. The number of line referees cut, more decisions will be made with the help of video replays. Children will not be able to perform the role of balbaev. And of course, the matches will be played without spectators. In addition, at the request of tennis players at the US Open can cancel pyatisetovy fights.

However, at this point no decisions have been made. The organizers have until the end of June.

Recall that the international tennis season is suspended until July 31. The US Open could become the second Grand slam tournament in 2020 after the Australian open. Wimbledon and the “Roland Garros” in this season will not take place.