Tour of Britain postponed until September 2021

This year's route will be used for next year's edition

Tour of Britain 2018) Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

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The Tour of Britain 2020 has been postponed, with this year's route to instead be used for the 2021 edition.

The decision has been taking due to the coronavirus pandemic, which organisers have said made the planning and organisation of the race "impractical". The provisional 2021 dates for the race are September 5 - 12, starting and finishing on a Sunday.

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