New Tour de France 2020 dates officially confirmed as UCI reveals new calendar

Race organiser ASO has confirmed the event will be postponed

Tour de France 2019 Grand Départ in Brussels, Belgium (Photo by Tim de Waele/Getty Images)

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The Tour de France has officially announced the new dates for the 2020 race, as the UCI has revealed a new calendar for the racing season.

While Tour organiser ASO had hoped to wait until May to make a decision on postponing the event, French president Emmanuel Macron announced that all sporting events would be banned until at least mid-July, meaning the Tour had to be reorganised.

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