Motor racing-Monaco Formula One Grand Prix cancelled due to coronavirus

Motor racing-Monaco Formula One Grand Prix cancelled due to coronavirus
By Reuters

19/03/2020 at 17:48Updated 19/03/2020 at 17:56

LONDON, March 19 (Reuters) - Formula One's Monaco Grand Prix will not take place this year, organisers the Automobile Club de Monaco said on Thursday after the sport had announced a postponement of the showcase race on May 24 due to the coronavirus outbreak.

The announcement came on the day the Mediterranean principality revealed its ruler Prince Albert had tested positive for the virus. (Reporting by Alan Baldwin, editing by Ken Ferris)